dessert quesadillas
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Dessert Quesadillas Because Stress

When I have a stressful week, I eat my feelings. Which works well for you because that means I will end up making a recipe and sharing it. One morning I was packing Ella's lunch and made her sandwich on a flour tortilla instead of her usual bread to shake things up a bit. I… Continue reading Dessert Quesadillas Because Stress

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Non-Chemical Shitstorm Rice Krispie Treats

I wrote this post a few months ago but wanted to share it because, well, because I feel the need to take you down with me on this pain spiral journey. By the way, I had the weekend of my life this past weekend. A weekend that will go down as likely the weekend that… Continue reading Non-Chemical Shitstorm Rice Krispie Treats

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Grandma’s Romance Waffles

Thank you, all of you, who reached out after reading my last post about my headaches. You have no idea how much it meant to me to read your comments. I have to admit, I sometimes like to go back and read my posts after I write them but this is the first time in… Continue reading Grandma’s Romance Waffles

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Rolo Cake

I love chocolate. It's an addiction really. Like, I need to have chocolate every day of my life. Not just "once a month" or when I am feeling "naughty". Chocolate for me is like air to, well, everybody. If I don't have it, I go through withdrawal symptoms. I can't even think of the last… Continue reading Rolo Cake

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How A Fruit Pizza Brought Me DOWN

  This blog post was originally published on the Chicago Parent website. In helping Ellie get used to school at the beginning of the year and to make school a fun place, I decided that it would be fun to host a "getting to know you" play date at a local park for her classmates.… Continue reading How A Fruit Pizza Brought Me DOWN

Childhood, Family, Food, Humor, Link Party

Mom’s Hot Fudge Sauce

[spacer height="20px"] This recipe will not help you in sticking with your new year resolution to lose weight. It will, however, help make you popular. And have less bad hair days. And make even a sucky day, less, well...sucky. [spacer height="20px"] This recipe has been in my life for so many years, I don't ever… Continue reading Mom’s Hot Fudge Sauce

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Low Fat Blueberry Muffins From Scratch That Will Rock Your World

While in Michigan visiting my cousins, we got to go blueberry picking on their land. It was so much fun to eat them right off the bushes since there were no pesticides and junk plus they tasted amazing. We ended up with two large coffee cans of blueberries when we were done: This is just part of… Continue reading Low Fat Blueberry Muffins From Scratch That Will Rock Your World