National Thanksgiving Turkey

National Thanksgiving Turkey Flock

You guys! It’s that time of year again … Thanksgiving. Turkey month.   And this year it’s doubly crazy for me because the National Thanksgiving Turkey flock is being raised in Minnesota. Two of the birds in the flock will be picked to travel to Washington DC for the annual National Thanksgiving event at the White […] Read more…

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Monday Musings

Well hello Monday, we meet again.  Except this Monday is really my Tuesday – so it’s the best kind of Monday! I have Friday off and this weekend is my annual Girls Weekend extravaganza! This year we are flying to Chicago to spend some time exploring Michigan Avenue (okay – shopping) and catching up on […] Read more…

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Grandma’s Apple Crisp

  Happy Sunday, friends! We spent a busy weekend at home, getting a few things done and a few errands run. (Costco on a Saturday morning? Yep, I survived.) Plus the sheets on all the beds are clean – with Teacher Man making all the beds while I made a ginormous run to Target later […] Read more…

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Relax and Recharge

When life and work and all that the weekdays entail get crazy and stressful, I realized a while ago that I like to go home and spend time doing the mundane. Like take the time to cook dinner for my family. And empty the clean dishes out of the dishwasher. And even throw a load […] Read more…

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I’m Random. Get Over It.

Oh-Em-Gee … this day essentially was brain overload. Or maybe a better way to explain … multi-tasking overload. Like ridiculously so. My work at the office was coming at me from all directions and I felt overwhelmed. (Nobody’s fault but my own, by the way. But still.) Plus it was like appointment central between the […] Read more…

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Sunday Night Wrap-Up

Oh Sunday night, we meet again. It was quite a lovely weekend, actually … the sun came out midday on Saturday and it was glorious. I really do love fall when the days are like this – warm sunshine, cool evenings, and an explosion of oranges, reds, yellows, golds, and greens all around. So … […] Read more…

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Wednesday in my Town

It’s Wednesday night and I went for a walk around downtown Buffalo while Joe was meeting with his confirmation small group at the new ice cream shop. (Usually they meet at church but today was different – a social night, it was called – so the boys and their leader bought ice cream and they […] Read more…

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