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Our Week In Photos

The past week has been a busy one.  I finished up the costumes for the Christmas pageant (we had a shepherd, a sheep, and a super hero).  For Noah, I took a man’s XL red t-shirt from the thrift store … Continue reading

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It’s Here! It Came!

I’ve been so excited!  A package finally came by courier today that I’ve been waiting anxiously for — for what?  all of two weeks?  Maybe three…?  Anyway, my dorky glee was riding high this morning when this arrived! I won … Continue reading

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Catching Up After Catching a Cold

I’m desperately trying to get myself re-organized after 2 weeks off-schedule because of  visiting, being sick, and simply not being able to pull myself back together…  And of course this week there is so much to do! Had big plans … Continue reading

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Time Spent With Daddy

Time spent with Daddy is time well spent!  Brian had some time off this week so he had an extra day to spend playing with the kidlets and hanging out with them.  Often, that means some baking — yum!  The … Continue reading

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Do It Yourself: Biscuit Mix

At our house, we love biscuits.  Sure, I can make a fresh batch from scratch every time, but honestly there are so many days I just don’t have the time.  I used to buy the boxed mix, but if you’re … Continue reading

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Rollos (Bolivian Cheese Pastry)

Sift together: 4 cups flour 4 tsp baking powder 1 tsp salt 2 Tbsp sugar Add: 1/2 cup margarine or butter, softened 1 cup warm milk 4 egg yolks (save the whites for later on) Mix well.  Divide dough in … Continue reading

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Candy Cane Coffee Cakes

I remember my mom making these when I was a kid — I’ve always loved them!  This is the first time I’ve taken the time to make them myself.  The recipe makes 3 very large coffee cake or 6 half … Continue reading

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