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October 2016

Let’s Talk Halloween Candy

We kicked off Halloween on Thursday at my daughter’s Preschool. While our kids frosted pumpkin sugar cookies (which involved more licking than spreading), my gal pal and I lamented over what we’ll do with the Halloween candy our kids will…

Portland Places… a new series

Portland is such a cool place. It’s bigger than small, but smaller than big. The perfect size. You can get to know your way around, but still find hidden gems each time you step out. I love the vibe…

Hello, Fireball

We welcomed a new juicer to the kitchen last week. I’ve only used it a few times, but I already have a favorite recipe. It’s less of a juice and more of a fireball. It’s a mixture of ginger,…

I want to buy everyone this book.

I just finished a book. And now I want to buy it for everyone. EVERYONE. Like Oprah style. So far, I’ve only gifted it to my mom and sister. But this is just the beginning. It’s going to take some time,…

Hello, Blood Sugar Cookie Magic

My kindergartener came home from school earlier this week and requested that I put a cookie in her lunch. (Evidently, Jane’s mom put a super special Halloween cookie in her lunch. Thanks a lot Jane’s mom.) She asked that it…

cheering

I do a lot of cheering these days. Soccer games, jog-a-thons, workouts, backyard playing, etc. I’m that gal hooting and hollering, at times a little loudly. I do it because it’s natural – it just kind of wells up…