Monthly Archives: October 2012

Monkey vs. Cry-it-Out

Let me start by saying, I am not a huge CIO proponent.  I figured that it had it’s place and knew at some point I would have to do it.  A friend of mine asked me about it when her … Continue reading

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Halloween Baby Project Plate

A friend of mine found this idea on Pinterest, as I write this the original poster’s page is not loading, apparently too many people are trying to access it!  But maybe one day it will be available here.  Until then, … Continue reading

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Kitchen Sink Cooking: Butternut Squash and Pumpkin Soup, Slow Cooker Roast Beef, Slow Cooker Apricot Chicken, and Mushroom Coconut Soup

I am finding myself turning more and more to my slow cooker.  This weekend I made two soups, which caused the house to smell wonderful!  One of the soups is for me for work, its Coconut Cream Mushroom Soup.  Don’t … Continue reading

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After Bump Must Haves: Boon Lawn Countertop Drying Rack

There really are not too many things on my “must have” list for parents.  Maybe as Monkey grows this will change, but this is just too cool not to have. For the last almost six months we have been putting … Continue reading

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Kitchen Sink Cooking: Bacon Cornish Game Hen; Oxtail Soup; Pumpkin Soup; Roasted Butternut Squash and Bacon Pasta; Cashew Chicken

It’s October!  Time for pumpkin patches, cool temps (we have actually made it under 90 degrees woohoo!), and comfort foods… so excited! Oh and HALLOWEEN… I love it and can not wait to dress Monkey up as anything and everything … Continue reading

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The woes of a working mama…

It’s been a little over a month since I returned to the working world and we are all still adjusting.  It is certainly strange.  I can only liken it to living two lives and trying to merge them.  I was … Continue reading

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