Tag Archives: candy

How to Begin School Vacation

1. Bake cookies 2. Try the new Mediterranean cafe that has falafel 3. Visit the new cafe in an unlikely place and get a piece of coconut cake (cold and soaked in coconut, so yum! with a cup of chai … Continue reading

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The Forty Day Project

Today Doug asked me what I was going to give up for Lent. This was an odd question coming from someone who is 1.) a scientist and 2.) not a practicing Christian. I am not a practicing Catholic, however, I … Continue reading

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So Sweet Snowday

This birthday has been truly awesome. I had so many surprises come to me: Mackenzie visited after saying she couldn’t, a shin dig with so many friends at a bar down the street, and wonderful gifts from friends and family. … Continue reading

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Gift Guide: Peppermint Bark

Another great inexpensive holiday gift or stocking stuffer is homemade candy. I’ve seen numerous amounts of peppermint bark this year from Ghiradelli, to Lindt, and kisses. Why spend $5 on a tiny portion when you can spend the same amount … Continue reading

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Sugarplums Have a Fairy?

In case you were wondering. Sugarplums may no longer dance in children’s dreams, but I have come to learn just how tasty they are. For those who don’t know, including my fourth grade teacher who could not tell me so … Continue reading

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