Oatmeal Zucchini Muffins: a legacy and a recipe

Last night I set to baking some breakfast muffins for my  big boys,  two of them start preschool tomorrow. As I searched Pinterest and pulled out the  kitchen tools I would need to make this recipe something stopped me dead in my tracks.  It was a texture and the smell, all-too-familiar. You see these orange […]

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Our Trio of Boys – Seasonal Maternity Photos

Our Fall Family Maternity shoot was a complete success! I’m in love with the photos and we made a beautiful memory as a family. First, I’ll give the credit where it is due. Tonie, my sister, is one talented photographer . Check her out here at Tonie Christine Photography. Despite being just 8 weeks post […]

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I don't take it for granted….

1. Cracker crumbs crunched throughout every nook and cranny in my car. (Or in my life for that matter) 😉 2. The bath toys strewn about our tub; that sprinkle cold water on me as I put them away before taking my shower. 3. The baby boy and toddler socks in my laundry. 4. A little lot less storage […]

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family traditions: a new family

As we have spent the past five years growing our family we have a few things we have come to see. Together my husband and I have created a “new normal.” You will hear me (and him) talk about this and it is content enough for it’s own post. One I may just need to […]

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My Mother…

What a woman my Mother is. I couldn’t ask for more. Loving Patient Caring Giving Joyful Generous Patient Adventurous Humble Understanding Patient Beautiful Gentle Strong Did I mention patient? Anyways, she has found this incredible balance of Mother and now friend. She doesn’t give unsoliscited advice but I’m always seaking it because she is so […]

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39 years later, a first kiss story.

I’m hoping to do a series of posts centered on marriage and honoring those in my life who have been married for YEARS. I have found them to be so inspiring and wanted to share just parts of their stories. Yesterday my Aunti Judy and Uncle Bob celebrated 39 years of marriage. My Uncle Bob […]

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