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Roasted Butternut Squash Soup

This rich and creamy Roasted Butternut Squash Soup is perfect for those evenings when it starts to get chilly and you need a meal to warm you up! This is one of my all time favorite soup recipes! I first made it many years ago when I was newly out of college and trying my hand at […]

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The Gratitude Project

Thanksgiving is my favorite holiday.  Celebrating with food and family, enjoying beautiful fall weather, and counting our blessings.  It’s such a happy time of year. Well, usually.  4 years ago, around Thanksgiving, I found myself in quite a funk.  I’ve always been an optimist, perhaps even annoyingly so. But 4 years ago, I was postpartum […]

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Report Card Freebies

It’s hard to believe, but many schools are nearing the end of the first quarter. As an educator, I know how important it is for my daughter to take ownership over her grades, so I’m excited to ooze pride as she shows me her first report card of the year.  As a frugal mama, I’m […]

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Fall Foliage in Columbus

  I countdown to fall every year. I love nothing more than going on a walk with a cup of coffee and take in the fall scenery. Central Ohio is beautiful this time of year. I wanted to share a quick list of some spots to kick back and enjoy the fall foliage.   Hayden […]

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Halloween Mom Horoscopes

Disclaimer: I am not an astrologer or psychic, nor do I play one on TV. I just thought this would be fun. Halloween with kids is always a mixed bag of tricks and treats. Find out what’s in store for you this Halloween with my super accurate Halloween Mom Horoscope! Aries You will painstakingly carve […]

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Pumpkin Pudding Cups

Since it’s almost Halloween, today I’m bringing you a fun Pumpkin Pudding Cup recipe the kids can help with and the whole family will enjoy! Are you a fan of Halloween?  As a child I absolutely loved it!  My mom’s a great seamstress and every year she’d take us to Jo-Ann Fabrics to pick out a costume […]

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