Living Well

The White House at Night: I just returned from a quick, four-day trip to Washington D.C. for
Recipe: Koobideh – Persian Ground Lamb Kebabs: While my husband was in grad school studying Persian literature, I started
Recipe: Blueberry Crisp with Peaches and Ginger: Ginger adds a warm, earthy, autumn kick to this classic dessert: blueberry

Creating a Living

Building personal connections through social media #ShareAwesome: My daughter doesn't have a baby keepsake book, she has my blog.
A visit with Allrecipes.com: When I stepped off the elevator into the Allrecipes offices, it opened
Host a giveaway on your blog: Have you ever considered hosting a giveaway on your blog? Every once

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First Sleepover Gem and her BFF/cousin had their first sleepover recently.  It was a big rite of passage for both little
Respect the School Zone I'll admit to being annoyed by the 20-mile per hour speed limit in school zones... in the past.
First Day of Kindergarten Twas the night before Kindergarten, and all through the house, everyone was so nervous and excited (or nervicited as
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Cancer

How to Juggle Cancer and Parenting Series: Stephanie’s Story Just because you look ok on the outside- it doesn’t mean you are ok on the inside. Cancer is not like strep. You are not better in 5 days.
How to Juggle Cancer and Parenting: Cambria Dodd Russell’s Story Long term, I worry about a recurrence, about dying, about leaving my husband with 2 boys to raise on his own. I hope though, that this was just another
How to Juggle Cancer and Parenting: Janna Thompson’s Story I have been on both sides of the fence… having cancer and watching a person I love go through it. At times I do not know which is worse.

Food

While my husband was in grad school studying Persian
Ginger adds a warm, earthy, autumn kick to this
When I stepped off the elevator into the Allrecipes