So Good, So Sweet

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There was a time in my life when I was sure Ethan was going to be an only child. After a year and a half of trying to conceive and experiencing a devastating miscarriage in the middle of it all, I was told by my doctor that I was experiencing … [Read more...]

Proud Moment as a Mom

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When my oldest son {Ethan} was in Kindergarten, one of the last things I would tell him as he got out of the car each morning was to "make a new friend today!" Some days he would come home to tell me about a new friend he made and it always felt good … [Read more...]

Let’s Talk About Getting Lucky!

lucky charms

(Image Source) Luck (n.) : good fortune; advantage or success, considered as the result of chance I certainly do not consider myself a lucky person. I wouldn't say that I am an un-lucky person, but I could probably count the number of things … [Read more...]

The Enchilada Scale

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You might notice in some of my older recipe posts that I make mention of an "Enchilada Scale."  The meaning behind that term is this: My husband's all time favorite thing to eat that I make are enchiladas. Whenever I used to try a new recipe, I … [Read more...]

Recess Memories

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Both of my kids were asked by their grandpa this past weekend what their favorite part about school was. The answer from my 3rd grader was the same answer he heard from my Kindergartner: "Recess!" Recess was definitely a favorite part of my day in … [Read more...]