Happy Valentine’s Weekend!

I bought Wito’s classroom Valentine’s cards from Minted, and I couldn’t be happier. Doesn’t the little photo of his face just seal the deal? Would you, could you pleeeeaaase be my Valentine? However, I loved these homemade ideas as well…the slacker mom’s guide to homemade…

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Rose Bakery Granola

We’re kind of a crazy granola-eating family over here. In milk, as a snack, on top of yogurt or oatmeal…the list goes on and on. Since we’ve become granola aficionados, we are pretty particular when it comes to flavor. Not too sweet, not too salty,…

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The Whoorlie Smoothie

Oh, you guys. The Vitamix. THE VITAMIX. I love it. (By the way, the Vitamix talk is all me. I have no ties to Vitamix – I bought it with my own money, and there is no sponsorship going on. And, as a reminder, if/when…

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Odds and Ends

1. I spent most of yesterday being filmed for a documentary featuring stylish moms. (What the WHAT? How super cool/exciting/insane is that?? I can’t wait to see!) I just had to share this photo because I can’t stop laughing. First off, Wito is the little…

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A Secret Holiday Recipe (Starring the Candy Man!)

While searching for photos on an old external hard drive last weekend, I unearthed some precious Ron (also known as Bishop Stu Tu, the Candy Man, and the man with whom I secure hoagies and miracle ham) video footage. It seems I totally forgot about…

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Chicken Potato Soup (With Leeks and Bacon, Oh My!)

Yo ho ho, it’s soup season, and this little ditty will knock your socks off. Chicken and Potato Soup with Bacon Prep and cook time: 45 minutes 2 tablespoons butter 1 teaspoon garlic, minced 1 white onion , chopped 6 bacon slices, sliced 2 leeks…

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