Monthly Archives: October 2013

All Treat No Trick

After the pumpkin bread, which was good but not exactly what I wanted, I looked around online for a moist and tasty quick bread recipe. I had bought a large amount of butternut squash, my favorite vegetable, on sale and … Continue reading

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WIP Wednesday: Stripes and Stuff

So remember how yesterday I told you all about my plan to bake some yummy stuff from the new cookbook I got. Well, the first attempt was different. I baked pumpkin bread. The recipe was straight forward, or so I … Continue reading

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Reading And A Plan

I enjoy reading but I never seem to have time to devote to it. When I try to read fiction before bed I always fall sleep. It isn’t that the book is boring, I am just tired and when I … Continue reading

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Fashion Backward?

Nothing about me is fashion forward. I dress for warmth and comfort before all else. I am aware that there are ways of looking nice and still being comfortable and warm. Because I am aware, I have tried to “dress” … Continue reading

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FO Friday: Just In Time

After an extra few weeks of warm weather it appears the cold is here. The temperature when I woke up this morning was a chilly 27F outside and a brisk 60F inside. I guess there is no more denying the … Continue reading

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A Day In The Kitchen

Since the Great Hive Incident of 2013 I have spent a lot of time reading labels and making things at home. The doctor had 2 suggestions* for us: 1. avoid as much soy as possible just in case that is … Continue reading

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WIP Wednesday: A Snowballs Chance

Maybe a bit better chance than a snowball in hell but not much. I have some WIPs hanging around here that really are more UFOs but I’d like them to be WIPs. Maybe shaming myself a bit will get me … Continue reading

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