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Saturday

February 25, 2012

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It’s snowing out today. Very pretty snow, with big wet flakes. It’s brought to us by Lake Ontario and those pesky western winds. Hey you pals in Michigan– thanks for the weather. šŸ™‚ I like snowfalls like this. Everything settles down into a cozy peacefulness. And I am stricken with the sudden urge to cook, […]

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Tropical Traditions Coconut Oil Review

October 5, 2011

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I’m not a great big fan of coconut, but when I got this huge jar of Tropical Traditions Gold Label Virgin Coconut Oil in the mail, my curiosity was piqued. I’d already tried Tropical Traditions Antioxidants Greens drink mix (berry flavor) and it FAR surpassed any of the dietary supplement drink mixes I’ve had. This […]

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A Beautiful Gift After a Tough Day

September 7, 2010

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Those folks at Febreze sure know how to make a gal happy. I opened up my door this morning to see a box from the FedEx man. Livvy and i opened it up, and look what we found! Pretty! Talk about perfect timing. Yesterday’s renovation projects were agonizingly slow and difficult, and I woke up […]

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A Really Easy and Fun Cooking Contest

July 1, 2010

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This is a Sponsored Post written by me on behalf of Mission Foods. All opinions are 100% mine. I rarely, rarely enter cooking contests. Most are geared toward uber-gourmet dishes. I have FOUR kids and I work a job PLUS I’m renovating my house. I am NOT going to be making gourmet anything for a […]

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Proof That I Actually Win Contests!

April 15, 2010

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see more Lolcats and funny pictures Maybe it’s *finally* over!! My lousy “luck” with contests. I just NEVER win them! Wah! Well, the kinds of contests where you submit stuff, like videos, and such, I do sometimes win. I have won $1000 before in a video contest. That was very cool. And I won another […]

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I’m Not Dainty, I’m Dinty

March 28, 2010

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This is a Sponsored Post written by me on behalf of Hormel Foods. All opinions are 100% mine. Hello, I’m back. From a nostalgic trip down memory lane, you see. I just found out that Dinty Moore is 75 years old!!! As a kid, Dinty Moore Stew by hormel was my absolute favorite stuff to […]

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Where Have I Been?!

March 23, 2010

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Working. !!! ugh! lots to do this week. I’m happy, though. And COOKING! Yum! I made up a new recipe, The Super Speedy Spiedie Wrap. At least, I think it’s a new one. I didn’t get it anywhere… this recipe is so good, and it took me 10 minutes to make. It’s my new favorite […]

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Lentil Soup Recipe –NO WAIT You Will Like It! Really!

February 11, 2010

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I’m feeling strangely domestic today. Maybe it has something to do with the fact that I’ve been working 10-11 hours a day on my job. :pinch: But today, I actually had TWO loads of laundry done, soup cooking, bread machine humming, and school work printed out, all before 9am! Yay! The soup I am cooking […]

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A Review of Tony’s Pizza and a Contest!

January 22, 2010

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This is a Sponsored Post written by me on behalf of Tony’s Pizza. All opinions are 100% mine. Tony’s Pizza sent me some pizza coupons for us to try out their pizza for free! Wooohooooooo no cooking tonight!!!! Hands down, that is the BEST thing about frozen pizza, right moms? All I have to do […]

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Fish Make Pregnant Women Happy

January 5, 2010

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This is a Sponsored Post written by me on behalf of HealthyTuna.com. All opinions are 100% mine. During my child-bearing years, I was told by “professionals” to stay away from seafood during my pregnancies; seafood was prone to contamination by pollutants in the oceans and lakes, and these contaminants posed a threat to my babies. […]

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