Monthly Archives: September 2013

A lesson learned at 2 a.m.

I feel a tap on my shoulder and my eyes pop open.  There she is.  Couldn’t sleep and wants to snuggle in my bed.  I can’t say no, so I let her in.  I pull her into a hug and tell … Continue reading

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Homemade Greek Pizza

One of my fond memories of childhood were the nights my mom would make pizza, and we would all eat pizza while watching a movie in the living room.  It’s one of the things I now enjoy doing with my own … Continue reading

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Pumpkin Pound Cake with Caramel Glaze

This past week it has really begun to feel like fall – cool crisp mornings, cooler temps during the day, the leaves are beginning to change color, and it even smells like fall outside.  One of the other signs of … Continue reading

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Our favorite biscuit

My husband LOVES biscuits! I would even venture to say he leans toward being a biscuit connoisseur. I discovered this shortly after we got married. I tried my best to make biscuits for him, but…, well to be honest they … Continue reading

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Italian Herb Muffins

The other night we were having Bean and Kale Soup for dinner and I just wasn’t in the mood for the cornbread that we generally have with it.  Unfortunately I didn’t decide this until 30 minutes before dinner.  That didn’t … Continue reading

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Cinnamon Bread

I came across this recipe the other day when I was looking through one of my favorite baking cookbooks, Something Warm From the Oven by Eileen Goudge. I have tried many of the recipes from this book and have yet … Continue reading

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It’s only hair

Last week I took the plunge and got it cut,…all of it!  While I do love long hair, and actually prefer it most of the time, I felt it was time for a change.  Not only that, but it was … Continue reading

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