How the 24 Hour Rule Saved the Day... My oldest child started high school this year. I skip many school informational meetings for my younger children because, well, how many times, really, does a parent need to go to Kindergarten night? Generally the information doesn't change too much between children. For my firstborn, though, I show up for the meetings because her progression through school is all new to me. Emma is an athlete, and because we are new to high school athletics, I found ... Read More about The 24 Hour Rule
Between You and Me, I Have a Simple Sugar Cookie Secret... I have a weakness for iced sugar cookies. They are probably my favorite dessert aside from a great piece of cheesecake. I have used my grandma's roll out sugar cookie recipe for many many years, to make cut out cookies with my kids. A few years ago my friend, Kristen, told me about the secret to simple sugar cookies... You can buy the cut out shapes already made!!!!! All you have to do is bake them and decorate. And, the best part ... Read More about A Sugar Cookie Secret
The Bunn Velocity Thermofresh Is the BEST Coffeemaker We Have Ever Owned... My grandma taught me to drink coffee when I was tiny. It was not mixed with delicious cream and sugar. My cousins and I were offered hot black coffee as a treat when we went to our Grandma's house and that is still how I drink it. I think she still has the same Bunn coffeepot, that she used when I was little, sitting on her counter. Coffee is not only a comfort drink for me. It is a giver of life-sustaining caffeine ... Read More about Piping Hot Coffee in About 3 Minutes? Yes, Please.
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The Little Tykes Jump and Slide Bouncer Saved My Sanity When My Five Were All Tiny.... Last week I was talking to a woman who raised four daughters. I babysat for those girls for many years when they were babies. So, it is crazy to me that they are all married and having babies of their own now. I guess that is life, right? The girls' mom was telling me that all her daughters have had sons. This reality has thrown her for a loop. She said, "My girls sat. They read books, colored pictures, ... Read More about If You Have Little Ones, Consider This