Category Archives: food

A Report From Monday

My Monday gets mixed reviews. There were highs and lows. Pretty much a typical Monday I’d say. H was working from home since her voice left her. It did return about noon. I had the delicious breakfast you see above: … Continue reading

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Welcoming February

February is my least favorite month. It’s always cold, snowy and gray. I’m going to try to embrace the things I like about February in an effort to make it less of a slog. The new semester of Loopy Academy … Continue reading

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Sweet Stuff

N on occasion will ask me to make a dessert. He’s usually happy with cookies or brownies. I saw this recipe for s’mores dip on Pinterest and thought it would make a fun family dessert. It was so simple to … Continue reading

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Yum!

These are the cupcakes I baked for N’s birthday. While they aren’t the most beautiful, they are delicious. I used my usual Duncan Hines cake mix but this time substituted applesauce for the oil. I then made this chocolate buttercream … Continue reading

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WIP Wednesday: Chatter Edition

I’ve been dividing my time between the cowl and the socks. I added 5 more rows to the cowl. It looks pretty much the same as yesterday so I didn’t bother with a photo. I just measured the leg of … Continue reading

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Tuesday Tea Talk & Cowl Update

I want to drink tea. I don’t drink coffee*. I want to be a tea drinker but it isn’t working. The other day I bought some green tea. It’s supposed to be full of health benefits. What am I doing … Continue reading

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4 Day Weekend!

Yesterday was wild. I knew we were going to have a big snowstorm and since N and H were home I thought a substantial breakfast was in order. Pancakes with butter and real maple syrup! Delicious and guilt-free because of … Continue reading

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