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So You Think You Can Tuft?

I’ve been trolling the Internet for tufted headboards for a very long time. Color, shape, fabric, style – so many choices, but not one seemed exactly right. My bed sits against a slanted wall – room above the garage – … Continue reading

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Three-in-One: Pinterest Days 12-14

Every parent knows that Cub Scouts is actually more work for the parent than it is for the kid. Double checking the requirements, collecting the materials, motivating through completion – all tasks in the parent’s unwritten handbook. Cub Scouts culminates … Continue reading

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Be My Valentine: Pinterest Day 11

Several months ago, I found out that the Cub Scout winter camp-out would be on Valentine’s weekend. My husband seemed to take it harder than I did – maybe the dread of winter camping in Maine played a role or … Continue reading

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Snack Time: Pinterest Day 10

The other day, I really wanted some chips – something salty, something crunchy, something totally not good for me. But I resisted! Instead I turned to the idea factory (aka Pinterest) for a healthier option. A quick survey of the … Continue reading

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The Frozen Salad Dressing Dilemma: Day 9

We had a beautiful salad last night – spinach, feta & pomegranates – to accompany marinated steak tips. Then I went into the fridge for salad dressing – looking for the balsamic – but what I found surprised me. Both … Continue reading

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Because Sometimes You Need Fries: Pinterest Day 8

I got rid of my Fry Daddy many years ago and rarely fry anything. However, I’ve been really curious to attempt sweet potato fries. Baked would clearly be the healthier option but I like my fries extra crispy and salty. … Continue reading

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365 Days of Pinterest: Day 7

Finally, a week’s worth of Pinterest! And I’m already trying variations on recipes. You may remember that I wanted to add more oatmeal (without the mush or any extra time) to my morning routine. So I tried another recipe for … Continue reading

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365 Days of Pinterest: Day 6

Sometimes we need a snow day. I mean, we REALLY need a snow day. Honestly, we have a pretty good shot in Maine. This past week did not disappoint! When the forecast is for blizzard conditions and 24 inches of … Continue reading

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365 Days of Pinterest: Day 4

I have been incredibly busy at work the last few weeks. Closing the books is not for the faint of heart! I’m so grateful that my husband has held down the fort at home – feeding the boy, caring for … Continue reading

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365 Days of Pinterest: Day 2

For several years, I have made it a New Year’s tradition to clean out the refrigerator. Purging expired salad dressings and open barbecue sauce just feels good! While investigating the various bottles and jars, I opened the crisper drawers and … Continue reading

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