Monthly Archives: June 2005

House Explosion

My mom called this morning asking if I had heard the explosion? Explosion? What explosion??? My first thought returned to the April 19th bombing back in ’95. But this was different. The front half of a house exploded into flames … Continue reading

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Fran’s Famous Chocolate Chip Cookies

I picked these cookies to make for friends and family on Father’s Day. I got the recipe out of the cookbook, Plenty: A Collection of Sarah McLachlan’s Favourite Recipes, which is actually the whole reason I bought the cookbook in … Continue reading

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Small Joys

Well today started out much like any other. Normal. However I was armed with a few to dos. So I got right to it and started on assembling the Exersaucer Mega for Colin. It took me awhile but it was … Continue reading

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Lemon-Honey Drop Cookies

These are some of my all-time favorite cookies, next to chocolate chip and an assortment of Girl Scout Cookies. I remember the first time I made them. Stephen and I were living in married student housing on campus and I … Continue reading

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Vacation

Can’t wait for vacation. Here’s where we’re going. I’m so excited.

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Mexican Chicken with Avocado Salsa, Ole!

I fixed marinated mexican chicken with avocado salsa for dinner Monday night. And let me just say that it was de-lish! I received the recipe from my mother-in-law who gave it raving reviews. So, to follow my new mantra to … Continue reading

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Citation du Jour

S’embêter, c’est s’insulter soi-même. To be bored is to insult oneself. –Jules Renard

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Fine Living

Today I had the Fine Living Channel on and watched an intriguing show all about wine. I never knew you could devote an entire show to a beverage but they managed with flying colors. Andrea Immar, the show’s host is … Continue reading

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Before and Afters

Check out the before and afters of this uber cool scrap room.

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Cacophonous

Today was a Monday much like most of my Mondays as a stay-at-home-mom. A day spent doing laundry and playing patty-cake or something of the like. I decided to take a trip to Babies R’ Us to buy my sweet … Continue reading

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