With a Thankful Heart

Yesterday morning we found out that my husband’s grandfather died. My husband was on his way out the door for work, the kids were finishing their breakfast, and I was gearing up for a day of baking. Chris’ grandfather, Pawpie as we call him, was nearly 100 and was a very beloved man. We knew […]

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Yes, the Holidays Are Coming

Thanksgiving break is upon us, and it’s hard to believe it’s already time for the holidays! It always has a way of sneaking up doesn’t it?  We’ll be staying in town for the most part, and the kids have been celebrating Thanksgiving at their schools. I made this popcorn-filled paper bag turkey (tutorial from One […]

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Our Thanksgiving weekend started off much like this, optimistic and energetic. And it was a great weekend, too, Thanksgiving dinner with my family in town (and leftovers to take home), and then out of town to visit much-missed relatives. But what comes up, must come down, of course. Okay, this is just Eleanor asleep on […]

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