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Give me a C, Give me a U, Give me a P, Give me a…Never Mind. CUPCAKES!

My grandparents came over for dinner last night, and while food is generally the centerpiece of many family gatherings, for me, it was the conversation that made it such a meaningful night.  My complete obsession with all things vintage includes … Continue reading

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A is for Apple.

Lately, I’ve been missing my dad a lot. I think of him a lot in the fall. I think it has something to do with his love of apple picking, his obsession with football, and his penchant for referring to … Continue reading

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If I Can Cook, So Can You. Trust me.

First, a little Public Service Announcement: You know how Milky Ways are INSANELY awesome when you throw them in the freezer? Well, frozen PB&J Lara Bars are the health food blogger’s answer to the frozen candy bar. There you go. … Continue reading

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Jenny, Party of One.

I really like being single. I’ve been on a few dates here and there and had a nice time, but for right now, I’m content to be by myself. I have lots of things I want to do and need … Continue reading

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Spring blossoms you to me…

Anyone know what song the title of this post is from…without googling?  Major props if you do! It’s an oldie, but a goodie. I’ve been a little sweet potato crazy lately and despite the threat of turning the palms of … Continue reading

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In Memoriam.

Three years ago today at 8:07 p.m. my dad passed away with my brother and I by his side.  We each held one of his hands.   It was the way he would have wanted it to be because his … Continue reading

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The Return of Happiness.

Nicely played, Mr. Safran Foer. Nicely played. Your proposal in “Eating Animals” that we start considering eating dogs certainly got my attention. You’ve got me. I’ll keep reading, if only out of horror and the thought that maybe what’s to … Continue reading

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