Monthly Archives: August 2007

A High School Student's take on math….

Some things heard in the kitchen this afternoon in regards to math…… “I think that we need to go back to a monetary system of beads and furs so that we don’t have to do math” “I think that  if … Continue reading

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Favorite Ingredient Friday

    I know that it’s been quite a while since I posted a FIF entry……but today’s entry is worth the wait 🙂     To see more Favorite Ingredient Friday recipes, or to enter your own please visit Overwhelmed … Continue reading

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The countdown begins…..and a busy weekend :)

Well, the countdown begins on several different accounts……here are the countdowns occurring in our home right now: #1 10 hours 5 minutes until High School Musical 2 premieres on the Disney Channel (yes, my kids watch some of the shows … Continue reading

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French Onion Soup

One of my absolute favorite indulgences in restaurants is a good bowl of French Onion Soup with the cheesy bread sitting on top….my idea of a heavenly meal! 🙂 Well, last year, D and I were watching Alton Brown on … Continue reading

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It is officially the end of summer vacation….

Well, my summer vacation has officially ended.   Yesterday was my first day to make lunches for the ladies at D’s work and I’m getting all of our lesson plans and everything ready to start school next week.   Here’s the lunch … Continue reading

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Baking day….

Thought I’d share some photos from baking day…. Banana Walnut Oatbran Muffins Well, I forgot to take photos of anything else on Monday…..but I will share a recipe for you 🙂 Easy Peanut Butter Cookies 1 cup natural peanut butter … Continue reading

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Some photos from the shower….

Since I don’t have the permission of any of the folks that were at the shower to post their pictures on the internet, I won’t 🙂 But here are some of the pictures …… First, my beautiful darling 14 y.o. … Continue reading

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Babies and showers….

Well, I have mentioned a couple of times in the past couple of weeks that we are having a baby shower for the new High School Pastor and his wife. A friend of mine and I are helping the high … Continue reading

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Last weekend's yard sale, etc.

Last weekend we had a multi-family yard sale……got rid of a lot of stuff….the stuff that didn’t sell ended up going to GoodWill. In addition to the yard sale, my children and the children of one of the other families … Continue reading

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Lion Brand Yarn has a new organic yarn…..

I LOVE LOVE LOVE crocheting with cotton yarns.  They feel so wonderful going through my hands, and the items that I have crocheted using 100% cotton yarn have held up very well.   One of the problems with cotton is that … Continue reading

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