Homemade Chocolate Pudding over Ice Cream

Kim / January 10, 2018

My husband’s maternal grandmother had 11 kids – that’s a lot of mouths to feed!  And though I never really knew her, I can tell from some recipes that have been passed down from my husband’s aunts, that she was pretty good at feeding all those mouths! Today, I’m going to share a recipe that has become one of our…

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Butterfly-Themed 1st Birthday Party

Kim / January 4, 2018

In our family, first birthdays are a BIG deal, in the most literal sense possible.  My husband comes from a HUGE family and it’s tradition to invite the entire extended family to celebrate the child’s first birthday.  For both of our boys’ first birthdays, we rented a hall, planned a huge buffet of food and went all out for invitations,…

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Taking the Leap

Kim / January 1, 2018

I’ve never been big on New Year’s resolutions.  In fact, I don’t think I’ve ever even made a New Year’s resolution.  The idea of resolving to start (or stop) doing something just because it’s January 1 seems a little cliché.  So cliché, in fact, that I really struggled with the scheduling of my very first blog post.  But, since I…

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