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Baked Sweet Potato "Fries"

So delicious, so easy, so colorful – even healthy too! The only problem is having enough – and it becomes slightly more labor intensive if you do it in very large quantities. 206 more words

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Camera Love

After Miles projectile vomited in the middle of the dog park last night and continued to show signs of a tummy ache this morning, I worked from home today. 138 more words


Anything Goes

I’m feeling restless today, as if waiting for something to happen, though I’m not sure what. Life, perhaps. Or maybe death. My father is teetering on the brink, but he is still too connected to life to want to let go and too tired of it all to want to stay. 442 more words


My Comforting Lamb Lasagna

On days when the world seems a sad place or when it’s wet and grey outside, the three of us snuggle up on the sofa, under the slanket and wait for my lamb lasagna to bake. 523 more words


Easy Pumpkin Soup

The weather has been so cold over here. It is the perfect time to make pumpkin soup. It is super easy and healthy for the kids. 170 more words



Ever since I saw Lady and the Tramp as a small child, I have adored spaghetti and meatballs. Who doesn’t love a great noodle kiss? 116 more words


Nuoc Mam Gung - The ultimate Vietnamese dipping sauce

My mother in law’s nuoc mam gung (ginger dipping sauce) is legendary. No one in the family makes it like her.

I have made several feeble attempts that mostly proved to be failures. 487 more words