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The best and worst year...

Wicked the musical, Norway, Sweden, indoor skydiving, Edinburgh next week and possible holiday in August… These are quickly forgotten.

Despite the many exciting things I have done this year it has been completely weighed down by two major changes in my life. 262 more words


Movin' on up

Yikes, it’s been eight months since my last blog post. While I couldn’t possibly update everything that’s happened the past few months, here is the condensed version: 670 more words

Building A Home

Hours Of Fun With A Cardboard Box Car

As we all know cardboard boxes are a massive source of fun for kids.

We have all bought that super expensive, much asked for toy for it to be thrown into the corner in favour of the massive cardboard box! 263 more words


What is it about the 'V' Word?

As a forty something mother of an 9 year old daughter, I looked forward to the day that I got to be the ‘modern’ mum and discuss… 695 more words

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the solitude of home

We live in a rural community surrounded by acres upon acres of farmland. We get to see corn and soy growing in various fields every summer as we watch the beautiful sunsets that slowly change from a bright yellow-white to a golden orange, and eventually a beautiful shade of red/purple/orange. 573 more words



Sometime life passes us by without us even realizing it. As I watch Cooper grow every day I realize that soon he will start school. Soon he will not say that I am his best friend. 1,081 more words


Rockin Recipe Stuffed French Bread


French bread stuffed with a cheesy and flavorful hamburger mixture. Slice into pieces and serve like sandwiches!


1 loaf french bread1 pound lean ground beef2 Tablespoons finely chopped onion1/2 cup chopped celery1 teaspoon minced garlic1 can cream of mushroom soup2 Tablespoons milk2 teaspoons Worcestershire saucesalt and pepper, to taste1 1/2 cups shredded cheddar cheese1/2 Tablespoon chopped parsley (optional) 190 more words

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