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I wanted to make some centerpieces with the mason jars and other craft supplies I have on hand for the Fourth of July. If you have seen my Pinterest boards, you know I love love love mason jars! I could write an entire post on how fabulous they are, but I will save that for another time. I especially like that they are so versatile for decorating. I gathered… Continue Reading
This weekend we went to breakfast at a favorite spot in Laguna Beach, California. The view of the ocean is so pretty and many times you can see dolphins splashing about. C’est la Vie is a cute French restaurant that is of course, also a bakery. They have fresh bread in the front window. and tasty pastries in the case inside… There is dining inside and on the patio. The… Continue Reading
On some weekends when we have what seems like a million things going on, I will bake with a prepared sugar cookie mix to save some time. The other day it we were so busy that I really wanted to bake something, but did not want to make a huge mess in the kitchen. Nor did I have a lot of time to bake from scratch. So I looked at… Continue Reading
Father’s Day is a great time to start a tradition with your family. In our family, the kids always made their Dad breakfast in bed. When they were young, of course I made the food and they would be in the room when it was served. As preschoolers and toddlers, they helped with getting the breakfast together. As the kids became older, they wanted to participate more and cook more… Continue Reading
If you have been following my blog, you know that my parents are up in years and are having trouble keeping things organized (read understatement). This weekend we cleaned up their patio area that had been neglected. To give you an idea of what we did, I have to share with you the before pictures: My parents met in the late 1930’s and had been children during the depression. At… Continue Reading