• Upgrade Your Favorite Breakfast Smoothie

    Upgrade Your Favorite Breakfast Smoothie

    Dena January 23, 2018

    Thank you McCormick for sponsoring this post. Visit your local Wal-Mart to pick up McCormick Good Morning Breakfast for your family! If you’ve been reading this blog for awhile, then you know that I am a smoothie person. I’ve been drinking smoothies for years. They were a staple for me all the way back to the days when I was breastfeeding and they’ve been a lifesaver for me in getting…

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  • Sweetest Mornings

    Dena July 30, 2012

    During the week our mornings are rushed and no fun around here. We’re up before the sun rises & hurrying out the door. But weekends are a different story altogether. Sundays mornings are the sweetest & the laziest mornings of all. Warm sunbeams float in…

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  • Summer Days

    Dena July 16, 2012

    “We were together. I forget the rest.” —Walt Whitman This weekend was the kind that leaves me desperately needing more time. It was so hot and I cleaned, and cleaned, and cleaned. Yet it’s hard to see if I even made a dent. Clearly, my…

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  • sunshine & pancakes

    Dena April 30, 2012

    “Don’t carry a grudge; while you’re carrying a grudge, the other guy’s out dancing.” —Buddy Hackett Recently my patience has been tested by the inconsiderate. So I close my eyes & count to ten. I let the emotions pass through me & then I let…

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  • peppers, eggs, & butterflies

    Dena April 21, 2012

    I have a secret. My stomach is full of butterflies this morning. Tomorrow is my bridal shower & I’m a little bit nervous. I haven’t had so much as a birthday party in almost twenty years. I have no problem getting up in front of…

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