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Chocolate Caramel Banana Bread

I hate to waste. Although I have been lucky and blessed to never experience something like the Great Depression, I still see the value in “waste not, want not.” My husband has learned from experience that I should decide when items like toothpaste are actually empty. 630 more words


Fresh Bread Smells and Stuffed Food Smiles

This weekend I spent some time remembering the smell  of fresh bread walking down the streets of Paris. Since lately I’ve been on this kick of eliminating artificial preservatives I decided to do some research and make my own bread at home, bring the smell of Parisian bakeries to my home. 595 more words


Prepped and ready.

Over the last few weeks, life has very much been in transition! Embarking on the new job and the new normal around the house, it’s like the weeks have been flying by. 620 more words

Banana and Chocolate Chip Muffins

Quick and easy muffins to whip up for breakfast (I just made them now, it’s 8pm🙈)… it is a little quicker than Banana bread which you have to bake for up to an hour. 187 more words

Strawberry Jam Muffins (AKA "Pink Pie")

My 2.5 year old took a very recent liking to eating muffins, except for some reason he calls muffins “pie”. Today he asked for a “pink pie.” Lucky for us, we had strawberry jam in our fridge, and I always have the other muffin ingredients on hand. 179 more words


Is it 'Photo Worthy'?

I recently realized that I took part of my Fall Want To List deeply to heart…perhaps a little too deeply.

In trying to censor myself from becoming one of those people who spends more time documenting things than enjoying them, I lost the drive to weigh moments as ‘photo worthy’ or ‘not photo worthy’. 396 more words