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Back at it!

Life gets busy sometimes! You may have noticed an intense absence from this blog.  There’s a good reason, I promise! This summer I got a job. My first REAL job since becoming a mom that wasn’t watching other children. And … Continue reading

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Grilled Buffalo Chicken Burger- Vote for me!

I’ve had a ROUGH week you guys. Packing up my grandmother in law to move to assisted living, garage broken into and stuff stolen, papa in the hospital…it’s been tough. So then this morning, I got this email. My recipe … Continue reading

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To conceive or not to conceive

It’s happening again. I’ve got baby fever, y’all. HARD CORE, relentless gimme-that-newborn-so-I-can-sniff-it baby fever. Here I am 20 days out from my 29th birthday, two kids in and DYING for a third. There’s just one problem. My little sister’s getting … Continue reading

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What Married Sexting Looks Like (totally suitable for work)

I’m in cleaning mode today. I figured if I didn’t send Hubby proof, he’d never believe me when I told him I actually worked upstairs. Kids, you know? Here’s how that played out: Oh hey! The carpet in the kids … Continue reading

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Procrastination

I’ve been procrastinating lately. With my posts. My garden. My projects. I can’t help it. The weather is gorgeous. I’ve been enjoying hanging out with my kids. A little extra alone time with the hubby. Getting out with friends. Homebrewing, … Continue reading

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Cookies and cream pancakes

I have been out of my groove lately. I’ve been in this funk that has been sucking me dry mentally. I’ve been happy enough going through my days. But at the end when I’ve been sitting down to right, I … Continue reading

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Bacon-Wrapped, Broccoli Cheese Stuffed Pork Tenderloin

Happy (Belated) Mother’s Day! I hope you all had a great one and got to celebrate with or remember mom. My Mother’s Day was pretty perfect. Hubby made breakfast (my overnight French toast) and let me get Taco Bell for … Continue reading

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Throwdown Challenger- Blondies

Go, go, go! That’s been my mantra this morning. We’ve been on the move since we got up. Batman had taekwondo testing after breakfast. He did AWESOME! He’ll have to redemonstrate his left side kick on Tuesday (he’s still a … Continue reading

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Throwdown Contender 1- Fudgy Brownies

Sitting in my dark kitchen, window open. The smell of rain is coming in along with a gentle breeze. The house is otherwise quiet. I have a glass of wine. And I’m discussing D&D. Heaven. Okay, maybe that last part … Continue reading

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On growing up

I’ve been a bad, bad blogger. The last few days had me miserable with allergies and a nasty cold simultaneously. Tons of congestion, constant sneezing and runny nose, and 2 kids sick with the same. On top of my two … Continue reading

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