Mexican Shredded Pork Tacos / Crock Pot


Hello! I have not fallen off the face of the earth, it has just been super busy in our household. Daughter Katy has her in person interview today in San Francisco at the Spanish Consulate to get her student visa. There was so much paper work we had to get together for this interview and it …

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How To Vacation Without Extra Baggage!

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The airlines put a weight limit on my luggage and I need to do the same so I don’t personally come home wearing any extra baggage! The only extras I want to bring from a vacation are wonderful memories, photos and some fun stories! I bet everyone has a story about coming home from a …

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Basil Salmon Recipe and A Blog Award


It seems everyone else in the house is busy doing their own thing and I have a little extra time for blogging. S-h-h-h don’t tell because if they know, surely someone will need me to do something for them! I am not kidding it seems as soon as I sit down to write a post the phone …

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Melt In Your Mouth Italian Sausages / Crock Pot

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I hope everyone had a wonderful weekend. They go by way too fast don’t they? It felt like summer here this weekend and our pool is heating up, we will be splashing in it soon. I didn’t do a lot of cooking over the weekend, we had lots of left overs to use up and …

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Fitness Friday Part Two


Last Friday I started a new Friday posting about what is different for me this time around.We sometimes have those ah-ha moments when we are reading a book, a magazine article, a blog, watching a TV program or talking to a friend. It might be something we have previously read or heard but for some reason this …

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