>Picture of Adoption today

>Picture of Adoption today

>  My husband holding Duncan, me, Ethan, Logan and the Judge.  A wonderful day today.

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>Happy Adoption Day!!

>Happy Adoption Day!!

>I will be off for a while this afternoon as we go to court to adopt our little one Duncan.  Hard to believe he is already 13 months old.   This is a nice birthday present for me this week.   I hate to tell my family, but when Friday comes they can’t beat Duncan’s […]

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>Taking a break from books for a second….

>Now that the cooler weather is approaching slowly but surely, we have been getting out the good old crock pot, and making some casseroles.  What are some of your favorite cold weather comfort foods?

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>Tater Tot Casserole

>Tater Tot Casserole

> Tatter Tot Casserole 2 lbs of ground beef 2 bags of tater tots 1 can of cream of soup 2 bags  8 oz or more of shredded cheese 1 can of any vegetable ie corn, green beans, peas what ever you like we leave it out.   Cook the tater tots according to the […]

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>Graham Cracker Cake & Tater Tot Casserole

>Graham Cracker Cake & Tater Tot Casserole

>Graham Cracker Cake…see pics below 1 Cup Crisco 2 Cups Sugar 5 Eggs 2/3 Cup Milk 1 lb bag of Graham Cracker Crumbs 1 Cup chopped Pecans 1 Cup Coconut 2 tsp Baking Powder Frosting: 1 Stick Butter 1 Box Powder Sugar 1 Small can of Pineapple crushed and drained Cream Crisco and sugar; add […]

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>Graham Cracker Cake & Tater Tot Casserole

>The boys and I are making their daddy’s recipe for Graham Cracker Cake for a surprise.  My husband has made this since he was little. I will be taking pictures to add to the recipe.  I will post this later this afternoon along with the recipe and pictures for Tater Tot Casserole.  Stay tuned for […]

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>Review of Do Witches Make Fishes by Jason Mayo

>Review of Do Witches Make Fishes by Jason Mayo

>Do Witches Make Fishes……….5 This was a fun read for my boys this evening.  They loved it.  The little boy loves candy and hates his mom’s healthy foods.  A witch comes along to give him an ultimatum abut his foods.  Luckily he learned his lesson and saw his mom again.  The boys loved reading about […]

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>Review for Eco Store USA Great products!

>Review for Eco Store USA Great products!

> Recently I was asked to review a few products by Eco Store USA.  I got to choose 2 products from their online store.  The two products were Baby soap for my little one. The other was Coconut & Vanilla Body Wash.  I am very please with both products.  Duncan’s skin is so soft and […]

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>Review of Sugar Towers by Jessica Rohm

>Review of Sugar Towers by Jessica Rohm

>Sugar Towers……………………………..5 I was hooked from the beginning.  The characters had me wanting to know more and more about them and what was going to happen in the story.     Mach has to be one of my favorite characters, however I did find myself rooting for Barry in keeping everything together or tying to I should […]

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>Review of Perfection by Julie Metz

>Review of Perfection by Julie Metz

>Perfection…………………….3 Julie grabbed me at the first page.  The author did was she thought was best at times and I commend her for that.  She might have made some bad decisions along the way, but who are we to judge.  How would YOU be in this situation?    We might not all agree with some […]

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