Monthly Archives: November 2011

The Chocolate Banana Cupcakes I Made

If there are any two food items that go together so well like an old married couple, it would have to be chocolate AND banana.  Incidentally, most kids I know name these two items as tops on their favorites list. … Continue reading

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Food Waste Friday: Granny Smith Will Not Be Pleased

Today (and hopefully every Friday), I’m joining The Frugal Girl and other bloggers out there in posting my food waste photos within the past week, calling it Food Waste Friday. It is hoped that by sharing pictures of the food … Continue reading

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Aargh!! I Can’t Believe I Still Have Zits!!

How could it have happened?  I thought zits were only for adolescents and teenagers going through puberty.  That being said, I was blessed not to have suffered from zits when I was a teenager, save for that occasional one or … Continue reading

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The BIG 7 Billion Number

My husband downloaded the National Geographic magazine’s 2011 year-long series on world population app on the iPad last week, and my son has since been immensely intrigued by it.  He has been showing everyone the app, which has a very … Continue reading

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My Red Velvet Cupcakes: I thought they were going to be a failure but…

…look how lovely they turned out! I am pleased as punch! And to add the icing to the cake (literally), both my kids gave their thumbs up 🙂 I decided to make some red velvet cupcakes today for the first … Continue reading

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