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Sesame Seared Tuna: A Summer meal

Sesame Seared Tuna: A Summer meal
As the weather gets warmer- I get less and less enthusiastic about meals that have me spending a lot of time at a hot oven, or stove. The beauty of this Sesame Seared Tuna Recipe, is that it’s super quick and only requires heat briefly! It’s definitely our families go to recipe in the summer!   ~Ingredients...
May 25th, 2011 | General, Recipes | Read More

Kid Activity: Make a Water Scope

Kid Activity: Make a Water Scope
Are your kids just itching to play in the water as summer begins? My toddler is! And since we have recently been reading a book about ocean animals we made an easy project to allow us to talk more about whats under the water! We made a Water Scope! And the good news is – it’s so easy! ~TO...
May 17th, 2011 | General | Read More

Sometimes the best thing you can do for yourself- is to help someone else.

Sometimes the best thing you can do for yourself- is to help someone else.
Sometimes the best thing you can do for yourself- is help someone else.  The setting: your overwhelmed, you’re starting to feel a little down. The nightly news is starting to make you panicked about the world your children are going to grow up in… But I have an easy pick me up! Ya know that...
May 14th, 2011 | General | Read More

Fireplace Renovation: From Brass to class!

Fireplace Renovation: From Brass to class!
  Like many houses in our neighborhood built in the early 80′s – our fireplace and most fixtures that came with the house are a very bright brass color. In many decors that color really works. But since our living room is more modern, the brass fireplace fixture tended to look really...
May 10th, 2011 | General | Read More

My Genius Tip for Labeling Revealed!

My Genius Tip for Labeling Revealed!
Kenmore asked me what my genius tip was! And to have a tip- I first had to have a major problem, which I told you all in a previous post! I was always trying to organize my cupboards, only to forget where things fit best just days later. Within weeks all my hard work would totally disintegrate. It was...
May 7th, 2011 | General, Reviews/Giveaways | Read More

Tell me what you want for Mother’s Day- Win a $1000 shopping Spree from Ebates:)

Tell me what you want for Mother’s Day- Win a $1000 shopping Spree from Ebates:)
I’m going to be a bridesmaid in a wedding this July for my sweet cousin D! The dresses are teal, and I’ve been looking for a necklace or earrings that would match my dress, but not be too matchy matchy. The dress looks like this… So when the people at Ebates asked me to show you all...
May 6th, 2011 | General, Reviews/Giveaways | Read More

Wordless Wednesday- A video worth watching

Wordless Wednesday- A video worth watching
It’s neither a picture or words. But a video I saw posted on Facebook that I thought was really poignant. You really just never know what someone else is going through… This is a great reminder.
May 4th, 2011 | General | Read More

Royal Wedding Wrap Up!

Royal Wedding Wrap Up!
I’ll be honest. I was not at all cool and nonchalant about the Royal Wedding. I was into it. I was dorkily, dorkily into it. I wanted to see the dress, the kiss- everything. And Kate and William did not in my opinion disappoint. They were in fact worth getting up at 3:30 am for. - 3:30am Kate...
April 29th, 2011 | General | Read More

Toddler Gardening: Wordless Wednesday

Toddler Gardening: Wordless Wednesday
      What’s up? Do I have something on my face?
April 26th, 2011 | General | Read More

Clare Reidy – A light to so many.

Clare Reidy – A light to so many.
Today’s post is both happy and sad.  It’s sad because this past Sunday, Clare Reidy one of the dearest people that ever walked this earth, left it to fly to another place. And for so many of us still here, that is a hard truth to come to terms with. Time seems to have stopped. But this post...
April 18th, 2011 | General | Read More