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What I’m making this week

My diet has been a little all over the place of late and though I haven’t been sedentary, I haven’t been overly active either. So, now my clothes are feeling a little tighter and I’ve put on a few pounds. I basically need to hit the reset button in a major way. Though, my blood…

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How I did on my 28 goals

This weekend, Gray helped me meet one of the goals I set for my 28th year. (It was a few days past my 29th bday, but that doesn’t matter.) We went to Disney World! And I acted like a  little kid when I saw the castle in the distance. I squealed, “there’s the castle.’  About…

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I finally watched Gone With the Wind

This meme cracked me up. Mostly, it cracked me up because Gray and I  are terrible at Valentine’s Day. The first one we had together, after about 11 months of dating, resulted in both of us working until almost 9 p.m. (Though, Gray had given me a very pretty bouquet a few days earlier.) Last…

Recipes, articles, blog posts. Oh my!

I’m trying to get back into the blogging groove slowly, but surely. Last night, I remembered how much I love chicken in the crock pot.  You just put that sucker in your slow cooker in the morning and dinner is ready for you when you get home. I use butter, paprika, salt, pepper and basil…

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A breakfast, lunch and dinner

My mom asked me yesterday why I hadn’t been blogging lately. I didn’t really have a good answer. I suppose I could say work, the holidays, traveling, etc.  But, none of those things really should have a direct impact on me sitting in front of a computer for a few moments to write. I can’t…

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Since I’ve been gone…

I almost feel like I should start this post with “Dear Diary.” I haven’t posted since late October. And so much has happened since then. 1. I left my job at the Sun Sentinel to take a writing job at Florida State University. There was definitely some angst about taking a non-journalism job, but  my…