Monthly Archives: April 2011

The Royal Wedding: A Non British Commoner’s Perspective

image from zcry I admit it.  I am a sucker. I am completely enamoured with their whole wedding. I have been watching everything I can all day. I feel so proud of Prince William and Princess Kate (I know technically she … Continue reading

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Mastering Bread–Led Me to Discover

I like–get this–to COOK! What? When did this happen? Trying to figure out how to master the perfect (and cheap) loaf of bread has CHANGED my LIFE! Mastering bread baking is definitely my goal, but let me explain some roadblocks … Continue reading

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Embarrassing Confession

My good sister friends know this (and you know who you are) as does my husband. But in the effort to be open and real, I am going to confess it to the other 4 people who read my blog.And … Continue reading

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Easter Traditions

I found a recipe in my Taste of Home magazine for Cherry Kolaches.  They didn’t look that difficult and I thought, “What a fun idea for an Easter tradition.”  By the time they were done, they looked perfect!  I was … Continue reading

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Sibling Spy

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Facial Hair

I am not a man. At least I do not believe that I am. I believe that after being very much present birthing my 4 babies, I can confidently say that I am a woman. With that said, I am … Continue reading

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A Couple Deep Thoughts from Mama

Do you know how hard it is to yell at your child when you are fighting off laryngitis? Every single word I wanted to emphasize came out as a SQUEAK. Not only that but then my throat was really sore. … Continue reading

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