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babysitter’s club

Today, I am grateful for: no rain for my mini San Francisco adventure with my Sissy and Bubba. Workout: 3 treadmill miles, 30 minutes Pilates Bubba had a meeting in the city this afternoon, so Sissy (in law) and I decided to tag along and do a little thifting while Bubba was business-ing, then we’d … Continue reading

mint cookie heaven

Today, I am grateful for: the yumminess called Andes Mints. I might not be the best cook in the world (although, I am learning!), but I can bake pretty well. What can I say, I love following directions! I have a  MAJOR sweet tooth. I know it’s not at all healthy to consume so much … Continue reading

i’m baaaack!

Today I am grateful for: my new washer and dryer for allowing me to wash vacation clothes in as few loads as possible. 🙂 Not to fear, friends…MELLIE IS HERE! Ok, like ya’ll missed me that much. 😛 Vacation was absolutely fabulous, and I will post details and pictures soooon. But trying to catch up … Continue reading

brownies, anyone??

It’s late, and what am I doing up at this hour? Baking brownies. Yup. Crazy. Tomorrow, Bubba and I have a bunch of errands and shopping to do in the morning, and then we have a cousin get together after lunch, so I needed to make my chocolately, krispity, peanut buttery brownies tonight. Don’t they … Continue reading

pumpkin pie won me over

So, I’m not usually a pumpkin pie fan. I had it once, a couple of years back, but I think it was much too spiced for my liking. Today, during our first and thrid grade buddy time, my teacher BFF and I served our kiddos some Costco pumpkin pie and whipped cream. I was hesitant … Continue reading