Favorite Things {special edition}

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This edition of Favorite Things is dedicated to our daughter, Sophia, and I'll tell you why. With Halloween approaching, I have been trying to find the perfect costume for our little Sopha Cushion.  I almost purchased a fairy costume when my husband, Paul, accused me of picking something that I wanted to be when I was a kid.  He was right.  In fact, I was a fairy for Halloween for 3 years in a row.  He said he wanted to her to be a Super Hero, and I quickly accused him of the same thing - he still wants to dress up like a super hero, and not just for Halloween!  So ... Continue Reading...

Favorite Things: Volume II

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1.  Clean Sheets I love to get in the bed when it has just been made (confession: something I only do when I change the sheets! Please don't judge me, my husband doesn't see the point either).  Clean sheets smell and feel so very good! 2.   Cupcakes Yay!  What is so perfect about a cupcake is that it is clean and easy and just the right portion.  This delicious cupcake was purchased today from the fabulous Sarah's Cake Shop & Catering Co. on Clarkson in Chesterfield.  They have so many amazing flavors, this one is (was*ahem*) apricot.  They also design some ... Continue Reading...

Favorite Things: Volume I

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So today I'm starting an occasional segment of my blog called "Favorite Things".  Self explainatory.  Here's my top 5 right now: 1.    Smoothie Popsicles I'm a self-pronounced "smoothie queen".  I totally rock the blender.  We started enjoying smoothie popsicles like a week ago, and it is the perfect summer treat.  We love to wind down on the deck (directly before Sophia's bath time of course) and enjoy our homemade popsicles.  I made these tonight after blending strawberries, a banana, juice, and yogurt.  Pretty excited about tryin' them out tomorrow! 2.   Car ... Continue Reading...