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Ever have those days when you don’t feel like doing anything? Well today is one of those days for me. There are lots of to-do’s on my list but no motivation to-do any of them. I seriously consider a Netflix marathon in the comfort of my bed and then I try what millions of us…

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Do you need a new recipe that’s an easy, crowd-pleaser in a bowl? Of course, you do! But you’re probably thinking, “New recipes take a little extra time and effort and often require new pantry ingredients.” You’re right. But I promise this one’s worth it. It’s a family favorite around here and a regular in…

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The Accidental Homemaker: Part 1

After 14 years  of marriage and three young children, I left the work I loved to be a stay-at-home-mom and full-time homemaker.  I’d earned 3 degrees and had years of experience in my field but I was unprepared for a life at home. A Woman Plans Her Way I was a committed Christ follower focused…

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For The Love of New Orleans {Food + Coffee}

You don’t need a silver fork to eat good food. Paul Prudhomme We ate lots of good food on our recent trip to New Orleans and most of it did not require a fork or a spoon. Like most people who have a favorite city, we also have our favorite places to eat in our…

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Easy {Cinnamon Sugar} Waffles

We love breakfast foods and these Easy {Cinnamon Sugar} Waffles are at the top of our list. Since we rarely have time in the mornings for a big breakfast (who does?) we try to do Sunday night breakfast each week. I rotate several recipes on our breakfast menu each month but pancakes and waffles are…

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A Weekly Menu November

Week’s Menu #5 ~ November 9-13

We’ve been eating lots of good food around here lately despite my lapse in posting a weekly menu. There’s been some take-out pizza and good leftovers for “on your own” suppers for those extra busy days. You might’ve noticed I took a little trip with a friend last week. (I’ll be posting more about that…

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