Contour by Cox: “TV Just For Me” & the Entire Family">Contour by Cox: “TV Just For Me” & the Entire Family

Contour by Cox: “TV Just For Me” & the Entire Family">Thumbnail image for <span id=Contour by Cox: “TV Just For Me” & the Entire Family" /> September 30, 2014

I am rather convinced that our family is the only one in the America that didn’t have or use a ‘DVR’. Friends would say, ‘Just DVR it’ and my reply left them in disbelief. Well, lately the kids have been noting the Contour by Cox commercials and asked if we could get ‘it’. Now that […]

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Coffee Talk with Girlfriends">Coffee Talk with Girlfriends

Coffee Talk with Girlfriends">Thumbnail image for <span id=Coffee Talk with Girlfriends" /> September 28, 2014

I had a big decision to make and you know what that means – coffee talk with the girls! I was home on the Friday before Labor Day and bribed five friends over for coffee and nibbles. Who could resist that? I decided to serve the House Blend by Millstone since it is a well-balanced […]

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A Not-So-Traditional Portuguese Kale Soup Recipe ">A Not-So-Traditional Portuguese Kale Soup Recipe

A Not-So-Traditional Portuguese Kale Soup Recipe ">Thumbnail image for <span id=A Not-So-Traditional Portuguese Kale Soup Recipe " /> September 21, 2014

Another benefit of having a garden is that it can serve as a meal or recipe inspiration. Inspiration out of necessity that is. We planted four Kale plants and guess what? Each plant makes quite a bit of Kale. Therefore, my Portuguese hubby thought it was the perfect opportunity to fulfill my son’s request for […]

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My Current Obsession: Stonyfield Petite Crème Yogurt">My Current Obsession: Stonyfield Petite Crème Yogurt

My Current Obsession: Stonyfield Petite Crème Yogurt">Thumbnail image for <span id=My Current Obsession: Stonyfield Petite Crème Yogurt" /> September 14, 2014

Last week, a magical package showed up at my door. It introduced itself as ‘Greek’s Creamy French Cousin’, Petite Crème. Seriously, a lovely box of the yogurt arrived and we attacked it as if we hadn’t eaten in a week. Some of us enjoy Greek yogurt, and some do not but I tell you what, […]

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Family Travel to Virginia: Colonial Williamsburg Revolutionary City: Taste Studio Basil Tour">Family Travel to Virginia: Colonial Williamsburg Revolutionary City: Taste Studio Basil Tour

Family Travel to Virginia: Colonial Williamsburg Revolutionary City: Taste Studio Basil Tour">Thumbnail image for <span id=Family Travel to Virginia: Colonial Williamsburg Revolutionary City: Taste Studio Basil Tour" /> September 3, 2014

You may not be aware of this, but besides the other well known things to do at Colonial Williamsburg Revolutionary City, there are other unique and interesting programs you can do while visiting and one of them is taking a class at Taste Studio. Taste Studio is located in the Williamsburg Inn and offers classes […]

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Family Travel to Virginia: Colonial Williamsburg Revolutionary City: Part 1">Family Travel to Virginia: Colonial Williamsburg Revolutionary City: Part 1

Family Travel to Virginia: Colonial Williamsburg Revolutionary City: Part 1">Thumbnail image for <span id=Family Travel to Virginia: Colonial Williamsburg Revolutionary City: Part 1" /> September 1, 2014

The week before school began, we took a trip to Virginia. In order to save a bit of time, we split the distance by flying to D.C./MD. and then driving to Williamsburg. Naturally, once we got to Maryland, we had to indulge in some crab cakes. We planned our trip to focus on Colonial Williamsburg […]

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