Our Simple Pleasures

celebrating life one moment at a time

Every time I type that word, I think of that scene from Ratatouille. CLICK HERE FOR PERSPECTIVE CLIP. I know…I’ve watched too many Pixar movies.  But they are AMAZING. I digress. A friend sent me this quote the other day.   As the world and our country terrify me right now, I need to focus on …

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Ok, people who know me in real life know  that I swear.  I swear a lot.   Although I swear less than I did before I had children.  But, enough about me.   As I was cleaning this morning, I was thinking of all the things that I swear by… my tried and true things in life …

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Holy Cow. Do you have an instant pot? You need one. I know you think you don’t and you’ve gotten along this far in your life without one, but trust me. You. Need. One. What is it, you say? This… I’m still learning the ropes, but holy cow.  I’ve made the following meals with my …

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Hard to believe it’s been so long since I blogged last!?!?  Where does the time go?   Let’s do some catch up…. or………er, Ketchup!   🙂  I so crack myself up. Anyway, I digress.  These two boys have been keeping us very busy.  I have been diligent about updating Facebook, but alas, this blog seems to collect …

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** Disclaimer – I never hit post after I wrote this the other night!   I guess you’ll get to read a few different things from me tonight! ** 7/12/17 I have this sign in my kitchen and I look at it every day….take a deep breath…. then go discover things that bring me joy …

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