Hindsight

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I was thinking next time I may need to wear my life jacket...it has LOTS of padding for the body! more

PEACE

  On our Christmas mantle is the word PEACE.  There are five letters in this word, there are five people in my family, it may seem only natural.  However, there is a story behind why our stocking hang from this word. ...more
@victorias_view Thank you! I hope you and your family have a very Merry Christmas and a ... more

Caramel Wonder Bars

My BlogLet me start by telling you that if you are looking for a waist friendly dessert, this is not your recipe.  However, if you are looking for something that makes you throw your arms up in rapturous abandon, then this is most definitely a dessert that will not disappoint.   ...more

Caramel Wonder Bars

My BlogLet me start by telling you that if you are looking for a waist friendly dessert, this is not your recipe.  However, if you are looking for something that makes you throw your arms up in rapturous abandon, then this is most definitely a dessert that will not disappoint.   ...more
@KarenLynnn Would love to hear what you think! more

Caramel Wonder Bars

My BlogLet me start by telling you that if you are looking for a waist friendly dessert, this is not your recipe.  However, if you are looking for something that makes you throw your arms up in rapturous abandon, then this is most definitely a dessert that will not disappoint.   ...more
@victorias_view You will not be disappointed! My son saw me putting this post together ... more

Back to School - Boys vs. Girls

my blogMy first child was a girl.  When we found out our second child would be a boy my mother told me I would notice a difference in the way a baby boy cried vs. a baby girl.  She even told me that my sister had called her and told her she was right about this.  I never noticed it.Fast forward to now and I am noticing a big difference between my girl and my boys...this is not a personality difference, it is definitely gender difference....more
my husband just pointed out to me I am trying to get the wrong kind of info out of them. If I ... more

Goodbye July, August & Summer

My Life - July & August 2011 Summer at our house involved as much boating as possible and the months go by so fast...too fast!  So here is my list of 'happenings' for what began as a dud summer (weather wise) and ended up being no to shabby. ...more
My thoughts exactly, but I suppose their little bodies are too naive to know the difference! more

Crab Stuffed Mushrooms

Crab Stuffed Mushrooms ...more
@victorias_view Let me know if you do...you won't be disappointed! more

Crab Stuffed Mushrooms

Crab Stuffed Mushrooms ...more
@sassymonkey My other recipe for stuffed mushrooms, while very different from this one, involves ... more

Call Me Old - Fashioned...

Do you remember the days at the supper table? The phone would ring and nobody would answer it because you were eating. It didn't matter what who was calling because it had to wait. Meal Time was family time regardless if you were crying over meatloaf and canned peas... We always seem to be wired no matter where we go or what we do. It has become a part of our life. But isn't there a time when we need to take a break from the connectivity. Isn't supper time family time? ...more
We have dinner every night as a family, sitting down at the dinner table - no phones, no TV. I ... more