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Draw My Life, Please

I’m jumping in on the Draw My Life meme in response to Mama Kat’s vlogging prompt. (video link) My other vlogs: A Christmas Quest: Solve the Riddles to Find Your Present Living with the Millennial Generation Means Not Laughing at … Continue reading

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Living with the Millennial Generation Means Not Laughing at Rage Comics

{Celebrate your courage. Send me a postcard.} (My attempt at a rage comic–more on this below) The generation gap has become a gulf in my household, and I struggle every day to keep up. Three quick observations: 1. YouTube Views … Continue reading

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Unpacking the Christmas Ornaments

Unpacking the Christmas ornaments each year brings a flood of memories…. My parents, my husband’s parents, our grandparents, ourselves in our early marriage, and our kids’ lives are all represented somewhere on the tree through these little bits of family … Continue reading

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Leftover Turkey Oatmeal

During this Thanksgiving weekend, I have a mountain of leftovers to contend with. I have a theory that any great meal that features a carb can be switched up a bit to make a savory oatmeal recipe. Could “Day After … Continue reading

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Pet Peeves

I try to be an easy-going person, but as I explain in the video below, I know I have at least a few pet peeves… Happy Thanksgiving! Related posts and other vlogs: Benign (Thanksgiving 2011) Why I Blog Butternut Squash … Continue reading

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Peru, My Pet, and a Moral Dilemma

Update: What I Ate in Peru: Guinea Pig Anyone? — Exciting news! I’ve just booked our next family trip. We are going to hike the Inca Trail in Peru next summer. As I explain in the video below, though, this … Continue reading

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Why I Blog

Why I Blog “I found, to my surprise, that the more I did, the less timid I became.” Why do I blog? In my three-minute video, I consider karaoke, a mechanical bull, and Morocco as I reflect upon how much … Continue reading

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Butternut Squash Pasta Sauce, a Cooking Video

In this video tutorial, I show you how I prepare one of my favorite fall recipes. Butternut Squash Pasta Sauce with Whole Wheat Penne (Video link) Recipe Ingredients: 1 large butternut squash (divided in half) 1 pint grape tomatoes 3 … Continue reading

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Fes Medina, Morocco video

I made this short video about my amazing walk through the Fes Medina in Morocco. “As we sped along in a van looking down on the sprawling, ancient Fes Medina, my heart began to race. What secrets lie inside its … Continue reading

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