Thankful for a beautiful summer in full swing now.
Thankful for plenty of water to keep the girls cool and entertained.
Thankful for good, healthy food to keep me going.…
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Couple years ago I came across this sort of "Mock" Cheesecake recipe for an awesome throw together dessert. It was strawberries and so delicious everyone sort of just melted into their chairs going "Mmmmm".
We can't have My New York Cheesecake that I sometimes dream about, that's right I won't lie..I do crave that rich smooth velvet work of art. It took me years to finally get it so it didn't crack, the crust came out perfectly, it wasn't under cooked, or over cooked. Either way, I…Continue
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On my Ink Spells blog, I've tried to give parents some content guidelines to help in choosing books for their kids. Even so, finding good books is a constant challenge as my kids are always reading faster than I can keep up. There's three of them after all; it's hardly fair.
Usually I check the AR guide first, to see what the "target" audience for the book is: publishers develop…Continue
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I have three boys with three different learning styles and paths to reading. If you believe there is only one way to teach a child to love books, I urge you to have more than one child. And then try to teach them to read.
This great post and discussion at Imagination Soup (what a great name!) got me thinking about all the things I've done over the years to…Continue
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Shut up, I know it’s not Friday yet, whaddya take me for?! But it IS a long weekend for most North Americans, & even though I’d like to say I did this solely for The Empress ’cause I’m just that frikkin’ giving, (bite me), that’s not the case. My mother recently shared this video with me,…Continue
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So I haven't really had a chance to get on here... this is the reason for wanting to do this...I thought I might be able to take that time out for *me*... but I guess that doesn't happen for us moms?? Anywho so I'm still trying to lose some weight but it's not working so anyone with any tips I'd greatly appreciate them, lol. I mean I have been limiting my food intake but not so much to where it's detrimental to my health or anything. Im eating a pretty decent fruits, veggies, protein…Continue
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~ of giant silent turtles that swim in deep seas
~ the dewy green grass, moist and fresh, beneath my children’s feet
~ the soft skin in the hollow of my son’s neck
~ the sound of my daughters quietly laughing behind closed doors
~ your hand, strong and firm, holding mine
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