Monthly Archives: September 2011

Autumn Walk

Emma and I went on an Autumn walk today. Not only did she get to pick up leaves but she got to hear me rattle away about changing seasons,acorns, squirrels, cooler weather, scarfs, and most importantly pumpkin desserts. It was, for me…. a … Continue reading

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Being content

Do you think this mean is content with his smile? God has been talking to me a lot about being content with where I am/ what I have/who I am/etc. A friend gave me a verse a while back and … Continue reading

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Homemade (edible) Play dough

OK, so after making this I would say this is nothing like Play dough from the store. But fun. It is a great activity to do together that’s fast, you’re sure to have all ingredients and later they’ll play with … Continue reading

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Our family tradition

The weekend means Rainbow pancakes. Just because it was rainy. Just because she looked so darn cute in her new dress. Just because I know she loves chocolate. I made Chocolate Rainbow pancakes. She always has candles in he pancakes. … Continue reading

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Colorful Ramblings

***Popcorn thoughts*** I would be so happy to not cook dinner for at least a week. At least. I am super excited about our book club meeting Wednesday! GIRL TIME!!! Made Emma’s Christmas list/sent it to family and already seeing … Continue reading

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Our friend Kerstin

We have a friend who we’ve known for about 5 years now. She is caring, exciting and just one of those people others are attracted to. She currently lives in Cape Town, South Africa as a missionary. And she just … Continue reading

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Lunch

I experienced heaven today. I cannot tell you how perfect this was for lunch. Ingredients: Cucumber, Tomatoes, Lettuce, Onions, Hummus and Pita bread. Top it all off with wonderful Falafel from Costco and you have the perfect lunch. And at your home! … Continue reading

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Crazy Easy Peach Cobbler

Just put sugared (canned or fresh) fruit  in a pan. My peaches were too soft to be eaten so I thought this would be perfect. No need to grease the pan. Just put fruit in… Add some yellow cake mix … Continue reading

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Home tour: Our Balcony

***Disclaimer: Pictures may be misleading- took them on one of our few sunny/warm days. It is not normally this sunny)*** Our balcony, I know it’s not a room or anything but I’m trying to act like it’s an extension of our house….until … Continue reading

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Thank you Disney

There are lots of things I hope Emma doesn’t pick up from Disney princess movies. And we’ve had some talks already about bad attitudes/choices the princes/princesses made. However, there are some wonderful things too….and it definitely comes with perks! She … Continue reading

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