Monthly Archives: March 2010

A giveaway at "Add More Chocolate"

Giveaway at “Add More Chocolate” website! My friend Renee is giving away a cool Paula Deen cookbook (a fellow southern gal) and a cute cookbook stand. Click here to try. I just love the name of this website! Update: Guess … Continue reading

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I would love to do a "Scooba" Review for iRobot Corporation

I have determined that I really, really want a “Scooba” bad. Most of my house is now tile or Pergo and I spend a good chunk of my cleaning day mopping. My Pergo gets so disgustingly gross over just seven … Continue reading

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Clean up your mess

Despite the fact that we live in the suburbs, there is “wildness” all around us. Recently I’ve noticed spots in the yard covered with small feathers. I cursed the cats in our neighborhood for killing the birds that frequent our … Continue reading

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To plant or not to plant…

To plant or not to plant, that is the question. It never fails. I plant a beautiful flower garden and veggie garden and the weather turns cold and I have to cover my baby plants. Never fails. It’s a sure … Continue reading

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Patio Furniture on the Cheap

There is no doubt about it, patio furniture is expensive. I can’t reconcile shelling out hundreds of dollars for something that will sit out in the rain. Not going to happen. A fellow homeschooler posted that she had some old … Continue reading

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Making Guests Feel Special – Part II

My original post “Making Guests Feel Special” needs an addition. After staying with our dear friends in Arkansas this weekend, my friend reminded me about another thing that can be done for guests. The “long drive home” package. I sometimes … Continue reading

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Why I gained 3 pounds in 1 weekend in Arkansas!

We had a wonderful time this weekend visiting our friends in Arkansas. They are also from Louisiana and transplanted to Arkansas. We celebrated our friendship with food, food and more food! That’s the Louisiana way! Reason No. 1 I gained … Continue reading

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