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Stretch Yourself {Zatarain’s Smothered Chicken and Rice}

When it comes to cooking, I like a good challenge. Zatarain’s recently launched a line of frozen entrees for two and challenged  the ambassador team to do something new and unique with one of their frozen meals. This was going to be a challenge for a couple of different reasons. First of all, we have […]

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Connect Through Reading – Prayers and Lies by Sherri Wood Emmons

As part of my commitment in 2012 to “connect through reading” this is a review of the most recent book I have read. Be sure to check out previous reviews HERE and to connect with me on Goodreads.  Prayers and Lies by Sherri Wood Emmons was a book I picked up while on vacation in […]

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Failure Rebound {Recipe: Peanut Butter Bundt Cake with Jelly Glaze}

Food blogging isn’t always pretty…not everything I make comes out in the nice little package I envision when starting a new recipe. Take this Peanut Butter Bundt Cake with Jelly Glaze. I make bundt cakes all the time and think they are one of the most beautiful cakes around. I don’t always blog the cakes […]

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Project 365 2012 – Weeks 11 & 12 – A Photo a Day Journey

I’ve been doing a bit of traveling the past couple of weeks and somehow got a week behind on posting my Project 365 pictures. This week, you get two weeks of photos instead of one. When I travel, I use my iPhone a lot for pictures, so if you are interested in any behind the […]

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Time to Brag {Recipe: Mom’s Best Angel Food Cake}

I know that bragging isn’t always flattering, but I’m throwing all of that out the window today and am going to spend this post bragging about my husband. I married a really good guy and am very lucky. Sure there are times we don’t get along and when I can’t wait for him to leave […]

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5 Tips for Making Chores a Special Occasion

Pin It Spring has sprung, which to my kids means more outside play and fun time. To me, it means that, but also spring cleaning. As much as I’d love for our life to be all fun and games, when you have a household there are certain things that just have to get done. We […]

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30 Days of Meaningful Beauty Anti-Aging Skin Care System

It’s been roughly 30 days since I started using the Meaningful Beauty Anti-Aging Skin Care System. As promised, I’m back to let you know what I thought of the system as a whole. If you’ll remember, I haven’t been very diligent when it comes to taking care of my skin. I wash my face and […]

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SoupaPalooza 2012 Recap – Over 400 Soup Recipes!

Well friends, you’ve done it again! For the second year in a row you have proven that you love soup as much as TidyMom and I do! I am so thrilled to share that SoupaPalooza was a huge success, all thanks to you and our great sponsors. Cheryl and I were blown away that there […]

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Connect Through Reading – Fragile by Lisa Unger

I’m not sure what first drew me to the book Fragile, by Lisa Unger. Knowing me it was probably the cover image… I tend to be one who totally judges a book by the cover. After checking out some of the great reviews of Fragile by my friends on Goodreads, I decided to give this […]

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Project 365 2012 – Week 10 – A Photo a Day Journey

It was kind of a lame week for me in pictures. For some reason I had a really hard time slowing down and taking pictures this week. I still did it though, and even though these pictures aren’t as technically “on” as other pictures I’ve done have been, they each have special meaning and memories […]

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