Category Archives: cooking

Books….Friends….and Sunshine….

Well this week seems to be flying by and I’m glad.  We opened the pool last weekend and it was just a perfect day, I called Gina last minute which is our speciality and asked her if she wanted some … Continue reading

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The Whole Family Got Their Craft On

Crafting this week was a family affair, I’m so mad at myself that I didn’t get a group pic….what was I thinking?  On Thanksgiving I challenged my kids, their significant others, my hubby and myself to a “handmade $10 gift … Continue reading

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Gingerbread Houses Galore

Yesterday The Baby Girl and I ventured out into the cold to do some “Christmas Stuff”.  We went to Houses of Hope annual gingerbread display.  Can I just say WOW! Some of the houses were made by children, some by … Continue reading

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A Beautiful Life = A Beautiful Love

I was thinking about my Beautiful Life post today and it hit me right upside my head, my life is getting more and more beautiful everyday and my relationships are getting healthier and healthier.  I have never been in a … Continue reading

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I Can’t Resist

Well I’m a day late hopefully not anything short for my two favorite blog parties.  I sometimes pick one or the other, but today for many reasons I think I can do both.  You see I’m working on A Beautiful … Continue reading

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Healthy or Bust

I couldn’t wait for the Beautiful Life Post this Friday, who am I kidding I say that every week.  This has been a week of discovery for The Baby Girl and I.  Since all my time and energy has been … Continue reading

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WFMW-Crock Pot Ideas

I have not been using my crockpot and it’s made for some long nights at my house.  I work until 6:00 many nights so who wants to eat at 7:30?  I thought crockpot cooking would be a great post for … Continue reading

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Wanted: MoJo

Ok the other day I discoveredMckLinky, well I didn’t discover MckLinky I was actually told about MckLinky from MckMama well she didn’t tell me personally oh heck you know what I mean.  I love this because now I can have a … Continue reading

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Got MoJo?

I have not put a picture on a scrapbook page in months. I’ve made a few cards, but nothing that really made me proud. I’m looking for my MoJo. Would you like to share yours? I want to see some … Continue reading

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The Devil Made Me Do It

I’d be lying if I even tried to imagine that writing A Beautiful Life post this week isn’t tough.  I went into this week feeling so blessed and so happy to be a Christian.  I have to say the devil … Continue reading

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