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Dyslexia Loves Company
Dyslexia and Coexisting Conditions School never came easy for my kids.  On our journey to understand why sc... read more
Disney Girl’s Trip Disney Girl’s Trip
Disney Girl's Trip
Disneyland without the kids? It just seems so wrong. At least that is what I thought - until I tried it.   ... read more
No Sun? No Problem – Five Super Self-Tanners No Sun? No Problem – Five Super Self-Tanners
No Sun? No Problem - Five Super Self-Tanners
I admit that I am a bit of a sun-worshipper during the summer months.  Having some color on my skin is some... read more
Our Finely-Honed Smoked Old Fashioned Recipe Our Finely-Honed Smoked Old Fashioned Recipe
Our Finely-Honed Smoked Old Fashioned Recipe
This summer my husband and I were able to, against all odds, sneak away for a kid-free night in Saugatuck, ... read more
Adventure is Out There – 4th Grade National Park Pass Adventure is Out There – 4th Grade National Park Pass
Adventure is Out There - 4th Grade National Park Pass
Who's ready for an adventure this summer?  I sure as heck know that we are!  We've been chomping at the bit... read more
Spinach Quinoa Salad with Lemon Vinaigrette Spinach Quinoa Salad with Lemon Vinaigrette
Spinach Quinoa Salad with Lemon Vinaigrette
I'm usually too busy through-out the day to make a healthy lunch for myself.  I'm more of a grab-n-go type ... read more
Succulent Wall Succulent Wall
Succulent Wall
I love Succulents. The temperate climate here in California is the perfect weather for them.  I have lots o... read more
Pure Aloha – Napili Kai Beach Resort Pure Aloha – Napili Kai Beach Resort
Pure Aloha - Napili Kai Beach Resort
I used to think that I couldn’t possibly ever vacation to the same place twice -- there are just too many o... read more
Easy Old Fashioned Apple Crisp Easy Old Fashioned Apple Crisp
Easy Old Fashioned Apple Crisp
Easy Old Fashion Apple crisp is one of those desserts that seems to signal the start of fall.  I can't thin... read more
Holding on to the Magic -Bibbidy Bobbidy Boutique Holding on to the Magic -Bibbidy Bobbidy Boutique
Holding on to the Magic -Bibbidy Bobbidy Boutique
Parenthood is a never ending series of firsts — the first time you snuggle your newborn, your baby’s first ... read more

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Dyslexia Loves Company

School never came easy for my kids.  On our journey to understand why school was so hard for them, the day came when we finally received a diagnosis of dyslexia. It turns out that both of my children are dyslexic.  When we got this news, I assumed that all of…
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Disney Girl’s Trip

Disneyland without the kids? It just seems so wrong. At least that is what I thought - until I tried it.   It's so wrong it just might be right! I just returned from my first Disney girl's trip, and there is just one word to describe it: magical. Going to…
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Grilled Pineapple

How do you like your pineapple?  Most of the time I just cut it up and eat it, or add it to a fruit salad.  My family loves pineapple, but the last few times I've bought one it's mostly gone uneaten.  Since I hate wasting food, I thought that it…
Michelle Tucker
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Watermelon Mint Salad

Watermelon mint is a new flavor combination for me.  I'd never even heard of it until I had a watermelon mint flavored sparkling water.  As soon as I tried it I was hooked, and I knew I wanted more of that flavor combo.  Luckily, I had a watermelon in the…
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Old Fashion Cobbler with Fresh Fruit and Berries

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Succulent Wall

I love Succulents. The temperate climate here in California is the perfect weather for them.  I have lots of them planted around the house. They look great in their pots and planted in the ground, but when I saw a beautiful succulent wall at a local restaurant, I knew I…
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