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Return To the Workforce

I took the plunge. On January 3oth I went back to work for our local district social services. I accepted a position as a floating caseworker, so in theory I will be filling in the gaps in Child Protective Services, … Continue reading

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My Post-Christmas Haul and Next Year’s Theme Reveal

I know that there are lots of you out there that head right out as soon as the first Christmas clearance sign goes up to score the good deals. I’m a slacker in that department. I had to go grocery … Continue reading

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Main Floor Master

We recently made the decision to move our bedroom down to the main level of our home. There weren’t too many drawbacks, but we did have to consider the size of the room and the size of our furniture because … Continue reading

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Post-Op Momma and Some Stocking Tags

I had surgery on December 8th. The next day I googled robotic surgery. It’s pretty cool but I’m glad I waited until it was done to look it up. There’s something a little disconcerting about letting someone cut into you … Continue reading

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Pumpkin Coffee Cake with Streusel

Save I’m holding onto the last little bit of fall here. I’m just not ready for winter yet. Today I brought fall into my kitchen with an indulgent pumpkin treat. This pumpkin streusel coffee cake is super moist, super rich, … Continue reading

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Independence Day for Parents AKA First Day of School

My kiddos went back to school today. And suddenly I’m all productive. I put together a new recipe for a cheesy ham chowder that is going to knock their socks off this fall. I washed the fronts of my kitchen … Continue reading

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Healthy Summer Tea

I truly thought I hated tea until I read about this in a healthy lifestyle book and decided to try modifying it for myself. Be warned that although this tea blend has lots of good stuff in it, my husband … Continue reading

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