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Exploring the World From Home

It's probably safe to say most of our passports have remained tucked away, collecting dust over the last 6 months. Even domestic travel has probably not happened as often, if at all, for so many. Our world has been turned upside down yet it's…
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Summertime Tomato Pie

One of our family's favorite things about Carlton Landing is the community garden. Our boys love to grab their bikes and head over for exploration, vegetable picking and chicken watching.  They like to call it the Farmer's Market.  I love…

20 Fun and Simple Things to Do When Stuck at Home

It’s not often we’re told to stay home, away from others. To many people, this is a piece of cake while some may feel a little lost, wondering what to do during a long day (or days) at home.  And if you have kids at your house, this is…
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A Heart of Gratitude and Mr. Bob

There's something about this season that brings out the gratitude in all of us. We are caught up in the anticipation and excitement of what's to come and find ourselves full of joy more than any other time, but often when the stockings are down,…
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Friendsgiving

I can still remember our first Friendsgiving.  My husband and I were a newly married couple in a state with no family, but we were surrounded by a community of friends.  Our first Thanksgiving as a married couple, which could've otherwise…
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Pumpkin Cupcakes with Salted Caramel Frosting

It's the season for being with those we love, life around the table, and all things food. And with Thanksgiving just around the corner, we are getting our kitchens and our appetites ready to go. Thanksgiving is one of the most anticipated and…