Category Archives: NaBloPoMo

The Mysterious Case of the Disappearing Pie

Despite the fact that we are going to the home of some friends for Thanksgiving dinner, I have been busy creating vegan options for my family to dine on.  One of the things I decided to experiment with whip up … Continue reading

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Happy Thanksgiving

I have so  much to be thankful for.  A warm home, loving husband, two beautiful daughters, way too many critters, deep friendships and well…what more could I possibly need? How about a cornucopia filled with pineapple, lemons and watermelon? (Thank … Continue reading

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Thankful Memories

Over dinner last night, I mentioned that I felt so bad for Thanksgiving as it is a forgotten holiday.  My family wasn’t buying into my thoughts about November’s holiday.  Everyone knows about Thanksgiving and everyone loves to enjoy a feast … Continue reading

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The Photo Thief

The other day, Shaun posted a photo of our sweet puppies up on Facebook.  I looked at the photo, and looked at it, then looked at it once more before finally realizing how come it looked so familiar. I had … Continue reading

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My Grand-Turtle Terry

For Parent’s Weekend, one of our tasks was to bring our daughter her Mississippi Map Turtle.  We had purchased Terry the Turtle on a whim when we flew KT home for the Reptile Expo back in October. I have to … Continue reading

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Happy Day

It was a busy, busy day ending with picking our KT up from her long bus ride from school  We get to keep her for a week!  I’ll leave you with this photo Shaun took a couple days ago with … Continue reading

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Glory Days

My daughter and I were out and about running errands when she decided to switch the radio station. She pressed it a few times pausing briefly before pushing the button yet again in search of one that could hold her … Continue reading

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Searching For Sleep

I hate to say this, but think I may be losing my Night Owl status.  It’s only 10:30 but my eyes are drooping and my brain is trying to turn itself off.  Is it possible that all those years of … Continue reading

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Mashed Potatoes and Chilaquiles

Nearly a year ago I received a message on Facebook from someone I had known in junior high school.  It was amazing how easily the fifty-thousand or so years it had been since we had last seen each other fell … Continue reading

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Five Minutes of Random Thoughts on Writing

I’m at the halfway mark of NaBloPoMo.  It’s been a lot harder for me to do then I thought it would be.  I’ll be the first to admit that I haven’t been posting my best work.  I can write better … Continue reading

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