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Spring Garden Update…

So how did our garden grow? Seedlings start to emerge, Fresh peas were the first crop to thrive, Then things started to take off, With squash and potatoes overtaking the garden, This monster made a very nice risotto, And the … Continue reading

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Spring is here…

Finally, Spring appears to finally be moving in, I can only hope it sticks around for a couple weeks before Summer pushes it out. With Spring comes new projects around the house. The biggest being we are tackling a garden. … Continue reading

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What I did this summer, aka the joy of home ownership…

We own a small three bedroom in an older neighborhood, forty years old, needs some TLC for which we have a list of projects we are slowly chipping away at. Life, apparently does not care for our list. So after … Continue reading

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Meet Lexi…

If you came to this blog through my old blueladystudios account you know that this past November our family said goodbye to our friend and companion Zoe. At the time we figured it would be a long time before we’d … Continue reading

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It starts with a sewing class…

For her birthday the oldest pumpkin wanted to take a sewing machine class. So we signed her up for JoAnn’s 101 kids class where she would get to make her very own pillowcase. Due to her thespian commitments she had … Continue reading

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Off to see the Wizard…

Tonight I am catching up on a few things and was reminded that I have been remiss in my proud Mama duties. My oldest Katy was in her school’s recent production of the Wizard of Oz. As a lowly 4th … Continue reading

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Eggless Chocolate Baked Doughnuts with Chocolate Glaze

This year Anna chose doughnuts for her special birthday snack at school. They turned out great! (If you read my earlier blog post about my pumpkin doughnuts you will see I learned my lesson and put parchment paper down before … Continue reading

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Belated birthday wishes…

As the end of January 2012 approaches I have been remiss in wishing my two oldest pumpkins a Happy Birthday. I officially have a child in the double digits. TEN years, Katy is ten. How did that happen and Anna … Continue reading

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