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Puffy Snowman Craft and Old School Snow Days

Puffy Snowman and Snow Days Remember two weeks ago I wrote a, “What I think is cool on Wednesday” blog?  Yeah, me either.  I had to go back and re-read the post I wrote.  Well, here I am again . . . on a Wednesday . . . after a loooooooong weekend.

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Easy Quick Pizza Dough

Easy Quick Pizza Dough I approach the receptionist of the SPCA and filled with excitement say, “we are here to check out the three lab-mix dogs we saw on your website, Caramel, Bea, and Paisley!”  The receptionist quickly answers with, “I believe all these dogs have adoptions pending.”  Well, damn. I turn

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Water Bottle Storage – Easy DIY Solution

Water Bottle Storage What I think is cool on Wednesday! I am not sure if I can be a blogger who posts a lot; but, hell I will at least give it a try.  And by try, I mean post more than once every couple of weeks (let’s be real here) months.

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Oatmeal Breakfast Bars – Healthy Fast Breakfast Packed with Protein

Oatmeal Breakfast Bars and A Dog Part 1 Happy New Year! How are those New Year’s resolutions?  I once read that it takes at least 21 days 6 weeks to realistically form a new habit, so good luck!  I have some resolutions for myself this year, but it seems old habits die-hard. I

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Burger Sliders

Burger Sliders and Sliding Back Into My Blog Well, I got myself a  j-o-b.  In August I re-entered the working world.  Many years and many babies later, I am receiving an actual paycheck for all my hard work.  Not going to lie, I like having the extra cash. Granted my paycheck goes

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Penne with Broccoli and Balsamic Butter

Penne with Broccoli and Balsamic Butter It has been a helluva day.  Trying to find my inner chi I decide to workout, T 25 style.  The boys join in.  We began to laugh together as we do squats.  Just as I begin to feel the rush of “feel good” endorphins, my stress

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Homemade Peanut Butter and Cereal

Homemade Peanut Butter and Cereal The boys and I were off to the bus stop (yes, we are back in school) this morning, when Boy #2 politely remarks, “I forgot my water bottle.  Will you please go get it, mom?”  Should I be a Tiger Mom and respond with, “Too bad son.

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Homemade Fish Sticks and Petechiae

Homemade Fish Sticks and Petechiae Sunday morning the older boys woke up and went directly downstairs to play their precious video games. I lay in bed coming off of a parental high. You know, those rare family fun days where everyone is happy? The days when you truly enjoy living in the

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Golden Child and Golden Chicken

Golden Child and Golden Chicken Do you have a child who was a great baby, skipped the threenage years, breezed through the first years of elementary school and makes your life as a mother easier, you know, a Golden Child?  If you have more than one child, you know what I am

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Baked Tacos and Self-Care

Baked Tacos and Self-Care The day starts off with Boy #1 going on a play date.  Boy #2 is not happy about this. “He will probably get to play video games. That’s not fair because it is not the weekend!” I hate f’ing video games!! The constant arguing over what game to play together,