Archive for September 2006

Eggless Cookie Dough Recipe

I’ve just enough time to post the recipe I’ve been promising you guys. So here it is: 1 C. butter1 tsp. vanilla1 C. packed brown sugar2 C. all purpose flour1 pinch salt1 C. chocolate chips Cream butter, vanilla and sugar. Sift flour and salt. Mix into butter/sugar. Fold in chips. The recipe says to spread…

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No Time for Blogging

We had a great weekend. Lots of good stuff going on. Much to tell. But I don’t have time write much so I’ll give you the Reader’s Digest Condensed Version. Saturday evening was a neighborhood block party. There’s only one way in and out of the subdivision so we blocked off one of the streets…

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MS 150

My husband, Todd, rode in the 26th Annual City to Shore Bike Tour this past Saturday. He colleted a good amount of money for the charity and I decided to post the email he sent his sponsors yesterday. After reading it I’m sure you’ll feel a deep compassion for our children. The poor kids just…

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Avast, Me Hearties!

Today is September 19 – better known as International Talk Like a Pirate Day to buccaneers and scaliwags alike. A time to grab yerself a pint o’ grog, admire Capt’n Jack Sparrow and say things like “Argh” and “Shiver me timbers!” Just go check out the website. It’s a hoot! READING I finished Viscount Vagabond…

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Funny Video

My cousin, Charmian, posted this video at our family Yahoo group. It’s just too funny not to share. Rather impressive, if you ask me. TREADMILL VIDEO Enjoy!

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Chocolate Chip Cookie Dough

I had a life-altering experience on Saturday. To some it may seem like nothing to get worked up about, no big deal. But to me it was like a gift from God, better than sliced bread (which truly doesn’t excite me). You know how there are special moments in your life that are so full…

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The Anniversary Cake

As probably all of you know, I had a left mastectomy on May 3, 2005 due to breast cancer. On May 3, 2006 this cake was delivered to my door: Two of my friends, Lisa and Amy (hi guys), sent this to me for an anniversary cheer-me-up. Along with the cake they sent a card.…

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42/42 & Rocky

Todd is 42-years-old today. He was 19 when we started dating. It’s weird to think of him as a middle-aged man. It’s downright horrific to think of myself as a middle-aged woman. Where have the years gone? Of course, most of the time I still see us as those crazy twenty-something, newly married kids. But…

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Scary Signs and Wawa

SCARY SIGNS I have now lived in the Northeast for three months. While I would have been perfectly happy to live out my days in the south, I do love it here. It’s beautiful country and the scads of American history is fascinating. But I keep hearing, “Just wait until winter.” I was able to…

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Invincible, Previews & Goobers

Seeing as how we live in the Philadelphia area, it was our civic right – nay, our civic duty – to see the movie Invincible. Just as the plot summary says, it’s a “real feel good movie”. After several losing years, the Philadelphia Eagles hire Dick Vermeil (Greg Kinnear) from UCLA to coach the team.…

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