Monthly Archives: December 2011

2011 Wrap Up (and Your Food Favorites)

Like it? Share it!Pinterest0Facebook0Yummly0TwitterStumble0More0Today is the day we bid adieu to 2011 and prepare to welcome 2012.  I don’t know how the end of the year effects you, but for me it’s a time of reflection and planning.  Several years … Continue reading

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Would You Do It All Again?

Like it? Share it!Pinterest0Facebook0Yummly0TwitterStumble0More0I had a very poignant question posed to me today… Would you relive 2011? Wow, what a question!  Half of me wants to scream ‘No!’ but the rational half says ‘Of course I would!’  This year certainly … Continue reading

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Working My Way Out

Like it? Share it!Pinterest0Facebook0Yummly0TwitterStumble0More0Who else feels like a post-holiday-food blob? I’m debating dinner now.  Potato salad and ham again?  I think I’ll pass. I’m craving warm, un-sauced veggies.  Fresh herbs and chicken.  Salad.  Salad.  Salad.  Grilled chicken.  Salad. The thought … Continue reading

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Coffee: The Only Reason My Kids Might See Christmas

Like it? Share it!Pinterest1Facebook0Yummly0TwitterStumble0More1 They’re cute and they know it.  They try to use it to their advantage.  Sometimes it gives them the upper hand, but not today.  Today, I’m debating if Santa will actually come to our house or … Continue reading

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Things You Should NOT Do When Crafting a Gingerbread House

Like it? Share it!Pinterest0Facebook0Yummly0TwitterStumble0More0 #1 – Do not wait until 7 PM to start.  After a long day with the kids, one really should not attempt a gingerbread house when their patience is already shot. #2 – Do not involve … Continue reading

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The Man-Cold

Like it? Share it!Pinterest0Facebook0Yummly0TwitterStumble0More0 Now, I know you are all jealous of my original artwork up there, but that’s all I got.  JC Little I am not.  And well, with Mr. Man-Cold in the house and Thing 1 and 2 … Continue reading

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As Much As Things Change…

Like it? Share it!Pinterest0Facebook0Yummly0TwitterStumble0More0… some things will always remain the same. December 2009 December 2011 Like it? Share it!Pinterest0Facebook0Yummly0TwitterStumble0More0

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The Little Mermaid {An Ariel Inspired Party}

Like it? Share it!Pinterest682Facebook8Yummly0TwitterStumble2More692The Little Mermaid {An Ariel Inspired Party} Party Like You’re 5 I am all partied out!  16 kids, one balloon/ceiling fan incident and a broken piece of furniture later, the girl’s 5th birthday party was a success! … Continue reading

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It’s the Playoffs

Like it? Share it!Pinterest0Facebook0Yummly0TwitterStumble0More0My husband’s life seems to revolve around the schedule of the NCAA and the NFL.  His year starts in June, rather than January like mine.  Think of it as a fiscal year verses calendar year.  June, July … Continue reading

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It’s Time to ReCharge!

Like it? Share it!Pinterest0Facebook0Yummly0TwitterStumble0More0It’s December, a crazy-busy month for us!  Between Thanksgiving (which is technically November, but still…) birthdays, holiday parties, Christmas shopping and all of the family gatherings – Mama needs a ReCharge!  Sadly, I am not electric and … Continue reading

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