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    The Raspberry Tradition

    It’s that time of year, again. Raspberries! Today was opening day of the raspberry picking season and the kiddos and I indulged in all the very berry goodness.  We did this last year as well which I thoroughly documented here if you would like to go back and read all about the early stages of my fruit picking obsession. I’m sorry to report that my enthusiasm for u pick fruit has not waned one bit since last year.  I will not bore you with the gratuitous berry shots this time around. I promise.   I would like to share a new raspberry recipe I found.  Yum!  First though, we need…

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    My New Polka Dot Chair

    I just accidentally deleted a post I’ve been working on all day. All. Day.  I feel like I need to cry a little but right now I’m still in the staring off into space in disbelief phase…. Rather than trying to recreate the Pulitzer Prize winning masterpiece that I was about to share with you, I’ll just leave you with this for now…sigh…   This is the chair I bought today!  I’m so excited!  I’ve been searching and searching for an accent chair for my living room and I came across this one at www.homedecoratorscollection.com and I think it will be perfect! The best part is that it’s on clearance for…

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    I’m Baaaaaak

    Hi.  It’s me.  I’m still here.  Rather then offer you lots of excuses/reasons both good and bad for my prolonged absence I thought I’d just quickly get you up to date on what’s been going on in my little world for the past…uh…seven months. (Has it really been that long? What the hell’s my problem?) After the recap, let’s just move on and never speak of this again, shall we? Agreed?  Okay, here we go… Last we spoke it was around Thanksgiving 2011.  I did not actually fall off of the face of the earth since then and here’s some photographic evidence to prove it… December 2011  Merry Christmas!!  Mr.…