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Sheet pan dinners to the rescue

Sheet Pan Dinners to the Rescue

We used to spend our summers grilling and making somewhat complicated meals that we loved. Three kids later, and this summer I found myself in a huge rut with over a month left before we are back to our normal school routine. Our budget has been maxed out going out to eat and extra trips […]

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My Frenemy, the Internet

My Frenemy, the Internet

Recently, I have been part of a discussion about potentially quitting the internet for a period to make better use of time and connect with real live people. It feels like a crazy sounding idea. I’ve done the occasional social media fast, and I didn’t even have a smart phone until about two years ago. Ken […]

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Glittery Snow Dough Recipe

Glittery Snow Dough Recipe

It’s hard to believe that it is finally winter and time to start thinking about Valentine’s Day! Growing up, my mom bought a pack of dollar store Valentines for me to distribute to my classmates. End of story. Now, store-bought Valentines come with tattoos, candy, pencils, etc. I hate that there is so much pressure […]

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A Super Simple 4th of July Menu

We love the Fourth of July in our house and I always look forward to bringing a dish to family get togethers. This year, I plan to go all out (for me that means not ordering out) since I am the only one doing the cooking. Besides, it’s always great to start your own holiday […]

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