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    Cheers, Mom & Dad!

    I was having a rough day yesterday. Just tired, and feeling a little blah. Nothing too bad, but my husband sensed I needed a few minutes so he sent me to the store for some essentials. I happened to drop a jar of pizza sauce (not an essential on the list, but ON SALE), and it was embarrassing. A boy and his dad saw, and tried to make me feel better by joking about it. They were nice. As I pulled up behind them in line, the boy – probably 10-12 years old or so, ran over and grabbed a paper towel from the front of the store, where they…

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    Lazy Girl’s Guide To Thanksgiving: Slow-Cooker Turkey Soup with Lemon & Sage

    I had a bag of leftover white/dark meat turkey sitting in my fridge, and we are turkey’d out. I knew I had to do something with it, so I sat down to search for a crockpot turkey soup recipe (or at least, outline) that I could use with just stuff I had in my house. That meant getting creative, crossing my fingers, and hoping my omission of a few ingredients, replacements of others, and cutting corners on steps would turn out. I just took a little taste of what I have so far, and it’s… a win. Like, a major one. Slow-Cooker Leftover Turkey Soup with Lemon & Sage Now,…

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    Working Wish List

    I say working because I’m still brainstorming. I feel like there isn’t anything I truly need this year, but I’m really happy to put together a dream list of pretty things that would look excellent in my house and on my counters. These things just make me happy. I wouldn’t say most of these things are actually on my list, but if I was to stumble upon any of these items under my tree, I wouldn’t be mad at Santa. BLANKNYC ‘Easy Rider’ Faux Leather Moto Jacket • Blank NYC Laura Mercier Translucent Loose Setting Powder • Laura Mercier S’well Elements White Marble 25-oz. Reusable Bottle • Swell Diptyque – Baies, Roses…