Tag Archives: favorites

Rocky Road Crock Pot Cake

You Need: 1 (18.25-oz.) package German chocolate cake mix* 1 (3.9-oz.) package chocolate instant pudding mix* 3 large eggs, lightly beaten 1 cup sour cream 1/3 cup butter, melted 1 teaspoon vanilla extract 3 1/4 cups milk, divided 1 (3.4-oz.) … Continue reading

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Happy Friday, once again. I hope everyone had a good week. Did everyone enjoy Halloween? It was unseasonably warm here. Figures, the one year that we don’t go out with Bailey. Jason and I stayed home, turned all the lights off and … Continue reading

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I hope everyone had a good week. Mine was going pretty smoothly until Wednesday. Both Bailey and I started to feel the cold coming on. It was inevitable, it happens every September. Little germ monsters unite, and they usually win! … Continue reading

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This made me laugh!

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Question of the Day

Do you have any family heirlooms? If so, what are they? And what is your favorite?

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Are your favorites coming back?

A good friend of mine put this on Facebook and I thought it was pretty cool. Check it out. Are your favorites coming back? Are you excited about any? Disappointed abut any?

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Ice cream

What is your favorite ice cream flavor? Does is vary or are you a creature of habit? Kemps is having a contest to determine the best ice cream to “bring back.” If you want to suggest one, here’s where to go … Continue reading

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Shucking corn-clean ears every time.

For the record, I have not tried this, but I will!!! We eat a LOT of corn on the cob here in the summer. This would cut down so much time, and not to mention shucking corn is not fun.

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Frozen Yogurt Dots

I love yogurt, so when I found this I had to share! What a healthy, fun snack.

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Orange Push-Up Smoothie

1 can orange juice concentrate, slightly thawed 1 cup milk (half and half, cream, nut milk, soy milk) 1/2 cup sugar, or to taste (you can reduce the sugar or use an alternate sugar substitute such as stevia but it won’t taste … Continue reading

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Cinnamon Roll Coffee Cake

Ingredients Cake Ingredients3 c. cake flour (or reg) 4 tsp. baking powder 1 c. sugar dash salt 1 1/2 c. buttermilk 2 tsp. vanilla 2 eggs 1 stick unsalted butter (melted) Topping Ingredients 1 c. brown sugar 1 tsp. cinnamon … Continue reading

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Teddy bears and blankies

Meet Teddy. This is Bailey’s bear that he’s had, probably since before he was even born. He’s been through a lot! He’s  needed many stitches, and is currently sporting two Band-Aids on his butt, awaiting more stitches. Doctors been busy! Teddy is sitting on … Continue reading

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O’s Favorite Things: 2011 Gift Guide

Some of these idea’s are really good and within price range and some of them are very unique. Besides, I always like looking at these.

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Question of the Day

If you’re like me, you don’t have just one favorite Christmas Movie. What are your top selections?

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Cookies & Cream Cheesecake Cupcakes

From Martha Stewart’s Cupcakes Makes 30 Ingredients: 42 cream-filled sandwich cookies, such as Oreos, 30 left whole, and 12 coarsely chopped 2 pounds cream cheese, room temperature 1 cup sugar 1 tsp vanilla extract 4 large eggs, room temperature, lightly beaten … Continue reading

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Oprah’s Favorite Things Throughout The Years

I always used to like Oprah’s favorite things shows. Here are some of her favorites of combined seasons. Some of the stuff is just fun. I did order a robe one year and I just love it. I am thinking … Continue reading

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I hope everyone survived Thanksgiving. I love long weekends. Bailey’s been home since Wednesday, and Jason and I are lucky enough to have today off. We’re getting our Christmas tree Saturday. I got my boxes of decorations out, but that’s … Continue reading

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Dream Vacation

Imagine that money was no object. What is your dream vacation? Travelocity survey reveals family dream vacations.

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One of my favorite episodes

The end of this one makes me cry every single time. I know it’s long but watch the last 4 minutes or so if you care to and are able. Sometimes I wish I lived back then.

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Charlie’s Angels

So, will you guys watch? Did you like the old one? Check this out for old times sake and the new ones are here too. Also, Dallas will be coming back on next summer. Take a peek here. I’ll never … Continue reading

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Add to the picnic basket

Here’s what we’re going to do. We’re going on a picnic here. Can you believe it Laura? Ireland! Click the picture to see many more details. Here’s the thing. What do you want to add to the basket? Try and add … Continue reading

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Our Favorite TV Crime-Solving Duos

Check this out. Is your favorite crime solving duo here? Who’s your favorite from the present and who’s your favorite from the past?

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How many do you own?

The average woman owns 7 handbags. 19% say they use their purses as a distraction to hide behind on fat days, 16 % use it as a security blanket, and 30% feel bag envy. The purse in the post is … Continue reading

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Mosquitoes Be Gone!

I got this in an e-mail and I thought it was pretty neat.  Not sure if it works, but ya know what?  Against mosquitoes I’ll try anything! Mosquito Spray…Worth a try  I was at a deck party awhile back, and … Continue reading

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What’s yours?

Like music and smells, certain meals or dishes are forever emblazoned on our taste buds, and elicit special memories whenever we take a bite. Whether it be grandma’s apple pie or a truly unforgettable lobster bisque from that trip to … Continue reading

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