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Posts from ‘November, 2010’

NaBloPoMo Wrap Up

The last day of November is finally here!
Do I even need to tell you that I’ll be taking a blogging break during the first part of December?  Probably not.
I’m glad I took this challenge, though, because it did end up being really hard for me and yet I didn’t give up and made it all [...]

Raiding the Family Recipes

One of the many things that my mom and I share is a love of cookbooks and collecting recipes.  Over the Thanksgiving holiday, I raided her recipe boxes and absconded with a few choice family recipes that I am going to try and replicate myself and maybe one day pass along to my children.

Among the [...]

The Hunger Games

I just finished reading this hugely popular young adult series over the Thanksgiving holiday.  I was hooked immediately!  The story is fast paced and really gives you heroes and heroines that you can really root for.
Hollywood wasted no time optioning the books and a Hunger Games movie is now in the works.  So far, only [...]

Six Word Saturday

High altitude makes me breathe harder.
Keeping kids from falling off mountains.
Windy mountain roads making me queasy.

My Christmas List

Well. That was fun. Now that Thanksgiving is over it’s time to move on to Christmas!
While you would have to hog tie me, throw me in the back of a pickup and threaten to punch a puppy to get me to a Black Friday sale, I’m definitely already thinking about Christmas presents and [...]