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‘Tween our travel tips

Travel season has officially ended for the kiddos as they made their way back to school this week. And I’m lucky enough to also have a break from travel for work even. So as I stare at the semi-unpacked state … Continue reading

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Back to School – MOOC for Mom

It’s time to ship the kids back to school. And I’ve had a solid year of no homework since finishing grad school. So naturally I became jealous of the kids’ school supplies and was feeling a little bored. The most … Continue reading

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Festivals, Fairs, and Events – Oh My! Taking on Toledo

Oh look it’s snowing – again. Being as it’s Ohio and January, this is sort of like saying it’s Wednesday. The purpose of Ohio in winter is to be cold, snowy and generally all the reasons to stay inside. Still there … Continue reading

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Liberate the Elves! (At least their hands)

Yes yes I’m one of those nutter parents who has adopted an elf and plans some of the more elborate antics of Diamond, our girl elf. Last year she wrapped the toilet in Christmas paper, got into my makeup and … Continue reading

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Trying to have a heart for Valentine’s Day

I don’t heart Valentine’s Day.  I don’t ❤ it, like it like it, or even just want to be friends with it.  It’s been a long standing mutual dislike – February 14th and I have never gotten along.  It has … Continue reading

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There’s NOT an App for That – iphone app fail for texting and driving

I drive.  I drive a lot.  My daily commute is a minimum of 40 minutes on the road.  Outside of that I drive for hours on end in at least 3 different states and DC.  All told my car has … Continue reading

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Good Bye Summer

Here it is – I have to admit summer is gone. The kids have gone back to school and I’m two weeks into my own fall semester. I saw the sign – it was in the store and it was … Continue reading

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The Buy Local Challenge – Do Gooding that Tastes Good

I’m always up for a good challenge.  Especially one that involves food.  Not in that Man Vs. Food kind of way.  Think more like Chopped (the pantry holds boxed Mac n Cheese, a chicken breast and pineapple… now come up … Continue reading

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Easter Bunny Blues

Dear Easter Bunny, I got your complaint about the lack of ideas for the baskets this year.  I understand. First, I put a limit on the amount of chocolate filled goodness that can go into Easter, but we found last … Continue reading

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Yes but I’m popular on Pinterest

Hello, my name is Angela and I’m a Pinterest junkie.  I have multiple boards, overflowing with delicious recipes, fun projects, and quotes (many many many quotes).  I love Pinterest because in the days before Pinterest I spent time with magazines, … Continue reading

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