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The Best Christmas Ever

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It was 2 weeks ago, Christmas Day. My family was roughly 2.5 hours into our weekend-before-finals getaway. We were listening to A Veggie Tales Christmas Party for probably the 97th time in our lives.

It’s been a tradition, time out of mind, to listen to this every Christmas Season (often several times a season). This was the first listening of the 2015 season.

We sung along with Larry and Manuel on Feliz Navidad (“Which means ‘Merry Christmas’, in Spanish. It also has some other words which mean, ‘I wish you a prosperous year and happiness’. Right Manuel?”).

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Thinking Out Loud

Five Minute Friday: Celebrate

Celebrate It’s just been one of those weeks fortnights, you know. Bad news, scary news, heartbreaking events, discouraging results, no progress, too much to do, tough situations, discouraging conversations, worried/weepy nights, stressful/sweaty days, not enough sleep, sleeping too much, too cold, too hot, not fast enough … Not thankful enough. In the middle of a rough couple of weeks,… Continue reading Five Minute Friday: Celebrate

Recipes · Summer Recipe Challenge

SRC Week 3: Memorial Day Edition + Skillet S’mores

Memorial Day, was rainy this year so we stayed around the house and worked on some projects here and there. We did have some good food though, and I tried 2 new recipes. The Menu: Hamburgers, with Homemade, Knotted, Sesame Seed Buns Fried Green Tomatoes The New Recipe: Bacon Potato Salad And another new recipe:… Continue reading SRC Week 3: Memorial Day Edition + Skillet S’mores