Monthly Archives: January 2012


A few months ago a photographer friend of mine was diagnosed with cancer.  From what I’ve heard from other cancer patients one of the most difficult parts of chemotherapy treatments is trying to stay nourished when the smell of food … Continue reading

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I have a busy day planned at the studio so I knew today’s lunch needed to be quick-and-easy!  With that in mind I made a hearty soup for dinner last night knowing I could send the leftovers to school for … Continue reading

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Eat Seasonably…

As part of our transition to a healthier lifestyle I find myself wanting to teach our boys about how food is produced, grown and/or raised.  Throughout the summer and fall we make frequent trips to the local farmer’s market and … Continue reading

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Tiger Can’t Sleep

If you’ve been following this blog for a while you’ve probably noticed that I’m a bit of a book lover.  I love to read, my husband loves to read and thankfully we have two boys who love to read.  Our … Continue reading

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Drummer Boy…

In my last post I shared with you about a special gift Santa brought for our oldest son…a MN Wild game along with tickets to a game.  We attended the game a few nights ago and I’m happy to report … Continue reading

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