Cloth Diapering Update

Okay, so I’ve been using cloth diapers steadily for 2 weeks or so now….and let’s just say that I have definitely learned a few things! This is a review of my experiences thus far; what I have found to work …

Made it with my Blendtec – Log #1

Good Morning! Since I’ve had a couple of family members recently purchase the high efficiency Blendtec blender (and some who are considering buying it…hint hint ;), I thought I would start keeping a log of whatever I make in mine during a particular …

Injured

THURSDAY THOUGHTS I know it’s not a very creative title, but it’s straightforward because I am, in fact, injured… kinda seriously…ish.  I’m pretty sure it’s an abdominal muscle strain, and possibly a 2nd grade tear, which I’m NOT excited about. …

Samantha’s Dressing

Hello, cooking friends.  I have a very special recipe to share with you today…very early in the morning…(I couldn’t sleep and then thoughts of this dressing and writing about it came to mind and then I really couldn’t sleep).  It will change …

Confidence in the Future

THURSDAY THOUGHTS In light of the horrific tragedy at the Boston Marathon earlier this week, I wanted to share a few sentiments. Because, in all honesty, doesn’t something like that just scare the crap out of you? Well, it scares …

Experimental Birthday Cupcakes

So, the word “experimental” here is referring to the fact that I experimented with: A new vanilla hopefully-fail-proof cupcake recipe Filling cupcakes (and using an untried filling recipe) for the first time ever A wonderful cupcake frosting that I’ve made before, …

The Little Things

THURSDAY THOUGHTS …literally. A year ago I was still pregnant and these “little things” weren’t around yet; just “big things” for us adults 🙂 Seeing these little things around the house just makes me so happy!  I am so grateful to be …

Saying “Yes”

THURSDAY THOUGHTS I recently came across this photograph and quote by Marjorie Hinckley regarding parenting: “whenever possible say yes, they are only kids once!” After reading this, I immediately reflected on the many times I have already seemingly needed to …

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