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Missing In Action

Missing In Action

I’ve been missing in action a lot lately, especially when it comes to Daring Baker’s Challenges; try three months missing. At work we have a trade board where every employee can post the hours they want to give away and pick up the hours they […]

It’s a Walk Off

It’s a Walk Off

I’m super excited to be participating in this weekend’s National Food Blogger’s Bake Sale hosted by Shirley J’s and Dan’s Market;Utah’s part of the Great American Bake Sale. April 17, 201010:00 am – 2:00 pm Orem LocationShirley J’s15 East 400 SouthOrem, Utah 84058*My cake will […]

“He Walks Among Us, But is Not One of Us”

“He Walks Among Us, But is Not One of Us”

Looking back over my posts this past month, I’m realizing it’s been a lot of crêpes, and a lot of LOST; so in my appreciation to you for putting up with my obsessions (even though I know you love it!)-I’m sharing with you my super […]

Gooey Goodness

Gooey Goodness

My darling, darling! friend Heather came to visit me a few days ago. Well, she didn’t exactly come to visit me solely per se…. but a girl can pretend! Spurred by her visit I’ve added a new section to my blog linking to all my […]

A Different Twist

A Different Twist

Picking strawberries was a childhood right in my home, and not one summer passed where the six of us weren’t squatting kneehigh in berry bushes. It may very well have been the one assignment we never complained about. I loved sneaking berries, just to make […]

One Tasty Tradition

One Tasty Tradition

One family tradition I remember vividly, is eating Apple Pancakes at The Original Pancake House on our annual trip to Eugene, Oregon to support and watch my sister Pamela run (and win!) at the State Track and Field Championships. I suppose there were other things […]

Happy Birthday Alex!

Happy Birthday Alex!

Alex is a comrade of Gabriel’s from the Art Institute and a few days ago his girlfriend contacted us about helping throw him a surprise birthday party! Though I do have some experience throwing Gabriel a whopping cool 30th surprise birthday party last year, I […]

Art Shopping

Art Shopping

There is only so much you can pack into a three day trip to Utah. Pre prom prep with my niece? – unfortunately no, but… I did get to meet her boyfriend. A trip to the beauty school to dye my hair platinum? – a […]

Tropical Paradise

Tropical Paradise

My only regret is that I didn’t make more. The one year wedding anniversary is traditionally represented by paper. For our one year anniversary Gabriel gave me a paperback book, “Basic Tagalog” and a round trip paper airplane tickets to Manilla, Philippines. This month’s Sugar […]

All American Lunch Ladies

All American Lunch Ladies

You remember your high school lunch lady don’t you? I’m sure you had a relationship with her just like Corey and Topanga had with Brenda on “Boy Meets World”, right? Well, I was likely a tad abnormal, but I share the same sentiment as Chris […]