Return to Rest

One of the most dreaded parts of the holiday season (Thanksgiving until my birthday) is the amount of traffic that is created.  I love living in metropolitan areas – but I’d rather do anything than fight busy intersections and crowded shopping malls. What is it about the holiday season that raises our blood pressure, turns […]

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Hello December 9: Cooking Edition

Wow – the holidays are upon us and there is much activity in my kitchen. I’m glad the oven and stove will be on more because that means I can stand where its warm most of the time but not crank up my heat in our home. Here is what’s planned for this week: Chicken […]

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Pomegranate White Chocolate Chip Oatmeal Cookies

Oh, bring on the holiday season. I love baking for things during the holidays…trying new festive recipes that get out of my kitchen in a hurry. These will be gone tomorrow! And I did much better on tasting them than the buttercream sessions earlier in the week. I found this recipe on : Pomegranate White […]

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Much & Link Love: November 21 edition

Vacation over: Thanksgiving ahead. 1. Vacation was great: hiking, eating, sleeping, photoging, seeing friends. Beautiful weather. 2. Parents come in town tomorrow. 3. I’ve decided not to do the half on Thursday. That would take out 9 hours of what my parents and I could do together (drive, run, drive), so we will find stuff […]

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