Monthly Archives: November 2011

Giving Jar…

As we head into the holiday season I wanted to take a moment to share with you a project we’re doing with our kids again this year.  My husband and I want very much for our children to value the … Continue reading

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O Tannenbaum…

Ove the weekend we put up our Christmas tree and the boys have been chomping at the bit to decorate it ever since.  So tonight we’ll have our annual Christmas tree decorating party where the boys we’ll take their sweet … Continue reading

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Gobble, gobble…

Today is the last day of school before Thanksgiving break so I thought I’d send them to school with a turkey day themed lunch!  This lunch includes a peanut butter sandwich with white American cheese and colby cheese accents (I … Continue reading

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Maria…

If you’ve been reading my blog for a while you have probably noticed I refer to someone named “Maria” quite a bit.  Maria Emmerich is the person responsible for my family’s transition to a healthier lifestyle.  You can go back … Continue reading

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Tacos…

Anytime my son sees tacos on our dinner menu he gets especially excited about taking lunch to school the next day.  This is easily his favorite meal…I’m pretty sure he’d eat tacos for breakfast, lunch and dinner if I let … Continue reading

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