2014 Year in Review – A Month by Month Look Back

2014 In Review

A look back at my favorite books, recipes and moments from 2014. 2014 is through. It’s so hard to believe, isn’t it? I don’t think I’ve ever remembered a year going by quicker than this one. This past January, I  learned from my friend Pam about the importance of giving yourself a performance review at the…

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Hardwood Floor Sanity Saver

Hardwood Floor Panasonic Vacuum Feature

I know, I know… this is a food blog (with family stuff thrown in), so why are you seeing a vacuum being featured in this post? Because, my friends, this vacuum has become a sanity saver to me. As someone who has hardwood floors throughout most of her house, I have struggled and struggled with…

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5 Things I Like About the Nokia Lumia 900 Windows Phone & A Giveaway! CLOSED

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This giveaway is now closed. The winner, chosen by Random.org, is Tammy Northrup. Congrats, Tammy, and thanks to all who entered! Over the past few weeks you’ve read about my experiences with the Nokia Lumia 900 Windows Phone. Now, you get the opportunity to enter to win one as well! You may be wondering what some…

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Kelly Moore Camera Bag Giveaway – CLOSED

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This giveaway is now closed. The winner, chosen by Random.org was Lacey Hemphill (Twitter @Laceylouwho02). Thanks to all who participated and to Kelly Moore for offering such a great giveaway! Since I began Project 365 (where I challenge myself to take a photo each day for 365 days) last year, you will most often find…

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30 Days of Meaningful Beauty Anti-Aging Skin Care System

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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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VTech DS6421-3 Connect to Cell Phone Review

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I had mentioned a couple of weeks ago that my blog was going to be shifting into some different categories. One of those such categories is sharing information about products I really love – and for the next two months I’ll be sharing (and giving away) favorite products as part of my holiday gift guide….

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Tate’s Bake Shop Cookie and Cookbook Giveaway

I have a deep admiration for those of you who are so passionate about something that you took the leap of faith and started your own business. That’s why I love shopping at small, local shoppes, talented retailers like Crosby & Taylor and individuals who sell online at places like Etsy.com. It takes a lot…

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