Monthly Archives: October 2009

All I Really Need To Know I Learned In Kindergarten. And Today I Learned Why I Am Not A Kindergarten Teacher.

Remember those cute, chocolate owls I made at home last week? Well, it turned out that Ben’s class had a canceled field trip this week, and as a consolation prize, his teacher agreed I could come in one morning during snack time to do a fun activity and read to the kids. Fortunately, I’d had […]

Crock-Pot Wednesday #46

Let me begin by saying that this recipe was not my all-time favorite, but it was good, nonetheless. I am beginning to realize it may be a mistake that I am now cooking in the crock-pot earlier in the week and posting later, because now I have time to dwell on it. That’s never a […]

Race for the Cure 2009

We had plenty of reason to celebrate at this year’s event… Anna Katherine had a few friends spend the night on Friday, and they all got up at the crack of dawn on Saturday ready for the race.

Chocolate Owls

I have no excuse for skipping a week of blogging, especially for avoiding my usual crock-pot post. Well, except for the fact that cooking requires groceries. And the pantry is down to the bare essentials of goldfish crackers and spaghetti-o’s. However, last week I had a pantry stocked full of all kinds of goodness, including […]

Crock-Pot Wednesday #45

Oh, joy! It’s that time of year again. Cooler temperatures (and more rain than I can wrap my little brain around) can only mean one thing. Is it sad that a simple thing like a small, kitchen appliance excites me? After six long months apart, the reunion is sweet. Okay, I’ll stop now. Seriously, I […]

It’s Fall, Y’all!

After all the dreary, rainy days we’ve had these past few weeks, we finally had a beautiful, day of mostly sunshine. And I know it gets a little old talking about the weather, but sometimes a little bit of sunshine on a crisp, fall day does wonders for the soul! Walt tends to agree. In […]