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  • Day of the Doctor

        Saturday was the 50th anniversary of Doctor Who and tonight I’m going to watch the full length movie Day of the Doctor… in a movie theater… in 3D!     As you can probably tell I’m pretty excited and was pretty lucky to have no at home internet access all weekend to keep me […]

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  • thinking about thanksgiving

    Between my relocation, new job and my anticipation for the Day of the Doctor, Fall has sped by leaving me with a little over a week before Thanksgiving and about a month before Christmas!  Truth be told, I’m not that into Thanksgiving and I am more concerned about getting sugar cookie dough made, putting together […]

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  • cold weather, warm dish

    Even though snow has fallen I haven’t really been in the cold weather mode yet but yesterday the cold to the bone feeling washed over me and I was in mac and cheese mode. Lucky for me I was on the Naturally Ella blog and found the recipe for Sweet Potato Spinach Mac and Cheese […]

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  • decorating donuts

      Have you ever thought of having a donut decorating party or making it apart of your holiday party or baby shower?  You could purchase plain donuts at the grocery store and pick up frosting, sprinkles, coconut, nuts and cereal for guests to decorate the donuts. If you wanted to you could make the donuts […]

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  • workout wednesday

      Starting a new job is fun and exciting but it also drains your battery taking in all the new information and meeting tons of new people. So when I started on Monday I made the goal to get out and run everyday after work.  I knew I’d be tired and yes, I have gone […]

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  • lunch time

    I have some news… on Monday I started to work full-time at a High School just outside of Chicago, IL. This means a lot of things but mostly that I won’t get to walk into the kitchen in whip up my lunch like I have this past year and I have completely forgotten how much […]