November 2011

Sweating In My Sweater

November 28, 2011
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Boy is it warm out. On the one hand, I just cannot complain about warm weather. It is fabulous!! On the other, I would really like to wear my sweaters, put on the Christmas music and get cozy with a bowl of soup. Would you believe that Matt was in favor of getting our tree […]

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Cranberry Good

November 28, 2011
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A taste of heaven on this Monday morning Whipped banana oatmeal made with chia seeds, cinnamon, and milk topped with cranberry sauce and Flying Squirrel PB, the Cocoa-Nut, which I have determined reminds me of a Resee’s! This bowl was near oatmeal perfection. Candy Cane Black Tea – my new favorite. It may be unseasonably […]

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Leftunders

November 27, 2011
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I spent all of today on my feet – walking, cleaning, running, cleaning, eating (ok, that was done at the table!) and doing 5 loads of laundry. I cleaned over and under everything! The house now rests with a quiet sparkle. I really like having company now that we have a guest quarters so that […]

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Add + Subtract

November 27, 2011
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Good morning!! Sunday marks the end of our holiday festivities. Over the course of this week I’ve added 2 hours to my body clock’s wake-up time, 5 new recipes to my recipage and probably about 3 pounds to my body. The King Of Beer proclaimed last night that he’s taking a week off of alcohol […]

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Videos + Vino

November 26, 2011
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Tonight was super relaxing – couch time, home videos, pizza. We spent a few hours getting hungry watching old videos from college. Even one video I made from Thanksgiving 2001 where we got to see two of our cats who have since passed away as well as Gram Y and Pop, who also are no […]

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Saturday In Bites + Sips

November 26, 2011
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I am soooo tired of eating and drinking. I just don’t know how to stop! This week-long party continues and we are having so much fun. But I think all of us are ready for some salads and soups to simplify mealtime again. We have one more night with Larbs and Matt before everyday starts […]

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Toasty

November 26, 2011
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Things are warm and cozy in here this morning – because it’s hot outside, the heat is on and the oven was fired up! Triple heat. Too much heat! I made a big batch of Cville Crunch French toast to feed the group. Complete with grilled bananas and a few dollops of bourbon whipped cream! […]

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