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Fun eats – Camping Style

Fun eats – Camping Style

Happy Wednesday everyone!  We are now officially halfway through the week – I still can’t get over how fast the weeks seem to be flying by lately.  We are in the home stretch of school, and luckily things have been pretty laid back for Graham as he finishes up.  We have a busy weekend ahead, which I am already getting excited about.  Yeah for summer! I know I already gave you a detailed rundown on how I prepped for our…

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The best homemade cinnamon rolls

The best homemade cinnamon rolls

I used to be a huge “sweets for breakfast” gal.  I blame my dad.  At the ripe old age of 74, he still eats some type of sweet for breakfast every morning (donut, pastry, pie, etc).  It’s who he is, and he will never change.  When I was younger I remember that Dunkin’ Donuts box sitting on the counter, full of every kind of donut you could imagine – sprinkles, chocolate glazed, jelly-filled.  I remember hearing that distinctive “pop” as…

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Top 10 Moments From 2016

Top 10 Moments From 2016

I have started a nightly routine where I think back on the day and give thanks for the positive things that happened.  So many times I spend the time right before drifting off to sleep worrying/stressing about things that are out of my control (at least at that moment).  So I shifted that thinking this year, and I have to say I’ve been sleeping much better.  And I’m so exhausted by the end of the day I generally only make…

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Feeling a bit introspective

Feeling a bit introspective

I recently received an email from one of the coaches at Newell Strength asking for my input on a few topics.  They are putting together a Fit Moms program, and are looking for feedback from various moms to get ideas on the best way to structure the program.  I read the email right before I left work on Tuesday, and spent that evening really thinking about my answers.  Once I started typing out my reply I went into autopilot, just letting…

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Some thoughts and reflections on my blog

Some thoughts and reflections on my blog

As many of you know, I started this blog about 2 months ago after years of talking about it.  I finally got the push I needed over the summer, and since then I have been going great guns reading, researching, and learning everything there is to know about blogging.  Let me tell you – it isn’t as easy as I originally thought!  I am not a programmer by trade, so building the layout of the blog took quite a bit…

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