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What’s Cookin’ Wednesday: Happy Birthday Cookies!

Other What’s Cookin’ Wednesdays. I know, I know, we all have the best cookie recipe in the world. I have tried the America’s Test Kitchen browned butter chocolate chip cookies (before browned butter was a thing.) I have tried the legendary Neiman Marcus recipe that makes hundreds of cookies. I have tried my mom’s recipe,… Continue reading What’s Cookin’ Wednesday: Happy Birthday Cookies!

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From the ashes

We took a different route on our way home this morning. 20 hours and 5 am with four kids are quite the interesting mix. But nobody can complain when you’re driving through Swan Valley, Idaho. The kids saw a river, which they nicknamed chocolate and sometimes poopy river. It kept them entertained. Then we saw… Continue reading From the ashes

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How to Enjoy Road Tripping with your Kids

I have traveled with my family on a 50 hour road trip to the East Coast.  We have driven from Iowa to Utah without staying at a hotel (20 hours).  I have traveled from Las Vegas to Iowa with four kids, without a husband (24 hours!) with two hotel stays. What I’m saying is I… Continue reading How to Enjoy Road Tripping with your Kids