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Cake Batter Cookies

Today is my baby girl’s 14th birthday!!!  One of the ways she likes to celebrate her big day is with a tradition we both love.  The night before her birthday she whips up a triple batch of cake batter cookies from our… 183 more words

Sweet Treats

A Birthday Story

Ever since I can remember, one of my favorite things has been for my mom to tell me my birthday story. This consists of “When you turned 1, we had a carrot cake. 381 more words


Win/Win Kid Birthday Tricks, from a Still-Novice Non-Expert

Conan and I have officially been parents for half of a decade now! In other words, it was Lucia’s 5th birthday this week. Granted, we still don’t have much (any?) parenting wisdom, per se. 1,712 more words

Old Rail Yard in Winter

I consider myself fortunate to live near a couple of old rail yards. One of them, the Tilton Railroad Station, still houses trains and they still come and go on occasion. 363 more words

In My Life

4 Latin American Ways to Honor Birthdays

Thanks to an article in Latina magazine, I can now share with you some of the unique ways in which those of Latin American heritage celebrate birthdays. 300 more words

Birthday Fun Facts