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Oreo Cookie Cake Recipes

For my oldest daughter’s birthday, I made her and her friends an Oreo Cookie-Shaped Cake. It was a two-layered chocolate fudge cake (two chocolate layers …

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A Costume Kind of Day

As promised, my costumed family for Halloween. I will share the tutorials in separate upcoming posts, as promised. (Homemade costumes make good Christmas presents for …

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Exhausted

Yesterday was the first day of school. Up at 6:30am, making pancakes, fixing collars, packing lunches and school supplies and fixing new hair-dos (except for …

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Teenagers and Cars

“Mom, can I sit in the driver’s seat?” my oldest says to me. After some consideration, torturing her during my silence, we switch seats. She …

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Goals

My oldest scored her first goal monday. On tuesday, she scored two more. Thirteen words of pride. Pride in a daughter who, after many seasons, …

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