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Kicked up S’mores

  These days, it seems like everyone has a fire pit of some sort or another.  Making S’mores has gone from an event to a weekend staple.   While I know most everyone loves the traditional s’more, I’m thinking there are a few people who may be  tiring of the same old marshmallow  and chocolate […]

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Baseball Party Dessert Table

    Thought I would share with you some photos of a dessert table I put together for my son Scout’s 9 u travel team, the St. Joan Chargers.   Normally, I would have rocked out the table with several tasty desserts but,I had help from some other team moms who wanted to contribute their […]

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Dinner With Friends

Two people I’ve known my whole life came to dinner last night with their families in tow.  They are special to me.  You know, the kind of friends that you can see once a year and still talk with like you live next door.  Yeah, that kind of friend. We could have had Spam and […]

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Guest List

Who will be at your table this Thanksgiving Day? Do you have far away family and friends you plan on inviting to your Thanksgiving dinner? If the answer is yes, call them today (if you haven’t already) and invite them to the feast.  Knowing who and how many are  attending will make your life easier […]

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My Holiday 2011 Notebook

I started my holiday notebook today. Pictured above, a red moleskin lovely that I’ve had for a couple of months. Wasn’t sure what this notebook was going to be for, a coaching notebook, a journal, a place to record favoite quotes, no, now I know, it is my 2011 Holiday Notebook. I encourage you to […]

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Entertaining at Robin’s House

Gatherings big and small have been a part of my life from as far back as I can remember. When I was growing up my Mom loved entertaining, cooking great meals and sharing them with family and friends. I loved to help with those gatherings and I learned alot about being a “humble hostess” and […]

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