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Pumpkin Chili

Pumpkin Chili

The weather finally turned cool this week and I personally felt the need to mark the passing of summer with the MOST possible fall-like meal ever: Pumpkin Chili. Everyone in our family gobbled it up! I hope you’ll try it soon and let me know what you think of it.

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How I Used Engineer Prints for Decorating

How I used engineer prints for decorating

Today is Bob and my 12th wedding anniversary! We don’t normally buy each other presents for our anniversary, but this year I had something in mind I thought he’d like. I couldn’t wait to give him his present, so I gave it to him a few nights ago after dinner.

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10 Craftsy Classes I Totally Want to Try (FREE TRIAL, TOO!)

If Pinterest Had a School, it would be craftsy

If school and Pinterest had a baby, it would be Craftsy Bluprint. Do you have an urge to find new hobby, or to try your hand at actually MAKING a real life thing (that’s not dinner or a clean load of laundry)? Something that gives YOU a creative outlet; time when you can just clear your…

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Is Tough Mudder Worth It?

Is a tough mudder hard?

When was the LAST time you did something for the FIRST time? Those are the words chanted by the host of a Tough Mudder at the starting line. For my 39th birthday in December 2017, I told Bob all I wanted as a gift was a registration to a Tough Mudder. It had been a…

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5 Halloween Costumes My Kid Will NOT Be Wearing This October

Halloween is still a month away, but you’d never know it at our house. My daughter has been talking about Halloween costumes since early September. So far this year, she has wanted to be a doll, a broken doll, a scary doll, and a scary scarecrow. Not so scary to scare herself, but scary enough…

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