Monthly Archives: May 2011

The North Shore {Of Lake Superior}

Hello!  I hope you all had a wonderful weekend.  We went “up north” for an extra long weekend.  The original plan was to mix family, fun, relaxing, and a little work.  But, since we didn’t have an Internet connection where … Continue reading

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The Coastal Summer Mantel

Lately I’ve been wanting to add a touch of “beachiness” (nice made up word, right?  I won’t even tell you what the spell checker thought I was trying to say… :)) to our house.  But since we don’t live on … Continue reading

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Tomato And Basil Farfalle (Bow tie) Pasta

Summer is fast approaching.  And around here, that means warm summer evenings spent on the sidelines of countless soccer fields.  That also means quick meals packed with quick carbs for energy.  And for our family that often means pasta.  One … Continue reading

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Penguins, Pampering, And Pretty Hats!

What a week!  I just got back from a whirlwind trip picking up our oldest from her first year at college.  I’m so happy to have her back home for the summer!  But 21 hours in the car in two … Continue reading

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