Monthly Archives: August 2011

Unwanted Deja Vu

September’s coming. I love Autumn- pumpkin muffins, my new boots, crisp fall air, crunchy leaves and pumpkin spice Yankee candles. But as we’ve been sneaking closer, it’s been a little solemn for me. This time last year we had been … Continue reading

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Tasty Tuesday- Whole Wheat Banana Chocolate Chip Muffins

One of the first blogs that has ever gripped me was Molly Piper’s. She is John Piper’s daughter in law who has 5 children, one of which was stillborn at 39 weeks. I began reading it a bit after her … Continue reading

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Recipe for a Fabulous Monday Morning

So let’s be honest, we all realize Mondays can be rough. Right? This weekend I went to (my first!!) farmer’s market with Carlie and Curry, worked out for the first time in months, went out to dinner with my parents … Continue reading

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Is it Autumn Yet?

Because I’ve got pumpkin, cinnamon, cloves and ginger ready to be baked… AND… I recently got some fabulous boots! Although I wish I could get super fancy boots for hundreds of dollars, that doesn’t really fit in the ol’ budget:) … Continue reading

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Guess What Came in the Mail…

SEASON TICKETS TO BROADWAY ACROSS AMERICA!! Beauty and the Beast, WICKED!, Billy Elliot, West Side Story, The Addams family and LES MIS!!! We ordered these tickets a few months ago so I kind of forgot them until they came in … Continue reading

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New Summer Wreath Before Summer’s End

So in case you missed my blog post recently I have been LOVING Pinterest. I saw this FABULOUS wreath made from strips of wrapped vintage sheets. from flickr I had already brought supplies a while back to make a wreath … Continue reading

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A New CLC!

Number 17 – Become a certified lactation counselor Check!! Back in April my work sent me off the Minnesota for a 40 hour lactation training. It was GREAT and I learned so much! We had daily homework, had to watch … Continue reading

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Tasty Tuesday – Caprese Chicken

I LOVE Caprese – the tomato, mozzarella and basil combo. It’s such a fresh fabulous taste of summer and I especially love making it with home grown tomatoes! My parents grow a lot of tomatoes and I have recently had … Continue reading

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Sojourn’s Women’s Conference

This past weekend I went to a Women’s Conference at a church down in Louisville with some women from The Oaks. Sojourn is an amazing gospel centered church that we have learned so much from and it was really neat … Continue reading

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A Different Kind of Date

And just in case you thought our dates were always fancy…. A few weeks ago Bryan and I were trying to figure out something we could do that 1) Didn’t involve eating 2) Was indoors (It was like 99 degrees!!!) … Continue reading

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