July 9, 2009

Kids Say the Darndest…

by Mara @ What's For Dinner?

Most of us know that little kids can be brutally honest. “Your hair is puffy!” (yes, thank you, I know that) “You have an earring in your nose!” (Duh, it hurt when I put it there) “You wear big shoes” (uh, yeah, I have big feet) But nothing could’ve prepared me for what I got […]

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July 8, 2009

MacGyver & Giveaway

by Mara @ What's For Dinner?

*There’s a giveaway at the end of this post. Feel free to skip the cute pictures of animals and the delicious recipe to get to it* Have you ever had one of those days where you swear that you were not dry for one minute of that day? No? Try this: shower at 5:10 a.m. […]

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July 7, 2009

Let’s Call Him Steve!

by Mara @ What's For Dinner?

Little kids crack me up. I find myself laughing uncontrollably at some of the things my campers say more often than not, whether its talking about the “UNORMOUS” spiders on the trees, the “skeetoes” that are everywhere at the forest preserves, playing at the “butt washers” at the pool (those vertical squirting fountains), or today, […]

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July 6, 2009

A Monday Quickie

by Mara @ What's For Dinner?

First of all, I want to thank you ALL for your kind words in my moment of insecurity at the end of my last post. I know that I started this blog in the dead of winter, and know not of the downturn that apparently comes when the weather gets nicer. All of your comments, […]

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July 6, 2009

Would You Care for a Hot Pocket?

by Mara @ What's For Dinner?

An Eggo? Sorry… Austin Powers moment… Sunday was a day full of just what I needed: relaxation, shopping, sun, swimming, and baking! The relaxation came after the other 4, and I gotta say, after the insane amount of cleaning we did Friday, then the unbelievable amount of cooking I did on Saturday, relaxation was what […]

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