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Sea Salt Sweet Desserts By Heather Baird

Do you love salty-sweet desserts? If so, you will LOVE Seat Salt Sweet: The Art of Using Salts for the Ultimate Dessert Experience. It was created by the talented Heather Baird of Sprinkle Bakes and the treats inside are absolutely incredible. When I flip through the pages, I find the whole thing just delightful. More importantly, […]

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Gluten-Free Pumpkin Muffins (They are delicious and you can’t tell they are gluten-free!)

Gluten-free Pumpkin Muffins with Glaze Ingredients 2 cups all purpose gluten free flour 1 1/2 teaspoons baking powder 1/2 teaspoon baking soda 1/2 teaspoon salt 1 teaspoon ground cinnamon 1/4 teaspoon ground cloves 1/4 teaspoon ground ginger 1/4 teaspoon ground nutmeg 1 (15 ounce) can pumpkin puree 3 eggs 1/2 cup packed brown sugar (I […]

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Scrabble Lovers, Unite!

The other day I walked by and saw this shout out from my kids on the fridge. We are DORKING it up around here with some fridge Scrabble. If you love this game, or know someone who does, consider gluing magnets to the backs of scrabble tiles and putting them on the refrigerator. We are putting big […]

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A Great Way To Do the Symphony With Kids

We had the best time in Nashville this weekend with my sister and her family and my parents. We went to see the Nashville Symphony Orchestra play live music to the movie Home Alone. It was a BLAST! I totally recommend it. I even got chills a few times, it was so cool. (You aren’t supposed to […]

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Going to a Halloween Party? Make this Candy Corn-Pretzel-Hugs Appetizer

Looking for Halloween Party food ideas? Pretzels with Hugs® and Candy Corn Recipe Bag o hugs square pretzels candy corn Place hugs on pretzels and melt in the oven at 250 for 2 or 3 minutes. Then remove and smash a candy corn onto it. These are FANTASTIC. Your welcome.  Looking for other Halloween fun […]

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The Happenings Around Here: Halloween Talk and Food Stuff

Halloween Halloween is the big topic around here right now. “Molly, what are you going to be for halloween?” “Cat.” “Charlie, how about you?” “Warren Buffet.” Actually, he no longer wants to be Warren (for Halloween anyway). He’s back on the idea of being a vending machine which he planned to do last year but instead […]

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Five Things To Mention

1. My kids like something called hodamath.com. They are learning, but it’s fun. They enjoy the escape games in particular. Kids navigate a series of rooms (occasionally using math) to solve puzzles. Even Bert has gotten sucked into it with them a time or two. Kids + Math = I’m okay with that screen time. 2. iPad restrictions […]

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Women Who Make Things Look Easy

My friend, Sili, is one of those incredible people who can accomplish 8 million things and make everything look effortless. I met Sili several years ago at a blogging conference when we were both new to it, and I have followed her blog and business My Mamihood ever since. She’s a wiz online, a great writer […]

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What’s New in Baby Gear? Straight Jackets!

One of my best friends, Angie, had her second baby recently, and we were discussing what’s new and useful. Here are some of the things we discussed.  The NEW baby burrito! There’s nothing wrong with old-school swaddling BUT Angie and her husband are both huge fans of velcro swaddlers. Or, as I like to think of them - baby […]

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Summer Goal: Make Sure My Kids Solidify Friendships With Good Kids

When our babies are little, we are all about safety, growth and development, and our SANITY as we manage it all. Those things are still part of it, but new things are the horizon. The internet, social media and pressures of conformity, and how to raise a daughter that is self-assured who has good values […]

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