Monthly Archives: May 2011

Yogurt Pecan Waffles

Yogurt Pecan Waffles 1 cup unbleached flour
 1 cup whole wheat flour
 3 tablespoons light brown sugar 
2 teaspoons baking soda 
1 teaspoon cinnamon
 1/2 teaspoon salt
 2 eggs, lightly beaten
 1 teaspoon vanilla
 6 tablespoons unsalted butter, melted
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Personal MBA – Chapter 2

Personal MBA – Chapter 2 “Value Creation” by Josh Kaufman This chapter lists 12 forms of value with moneymaking potential, then explains ways to test whether your business will prove profitable. The biggest key seems to be Feedback, you need … Continue reading

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59 Seconds

59 Seconds – Change Your Life in Under a Minute by Richard Wiseman This anti-self help book presents amusing stories and little tidbits that you can put into practice easily. Happiness is elusive for so many people, but it is … Continue reading

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Oatmeal Butterscotch Chip Cookies

Oatmeal Butterscotch Chip Cookies 1 1/3 cups all purpose flour 1 tsp baking soda 1 tsp cinnamon 1/2 tsp salt 1 cup (2 sticks) butter or margarine, room temp 1/3 cup granulated sugar 3/4 cup packed brown sugar 2 large … Continue reading

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Oatmeal Raisin Cookies

Oatmeal Raisin Cookies 3/4 cup margarine, room temp 1/2 cup white sugar 3/4 cup brown sugar 2 eggs 1 tsp vanilla 1 1/4 cups flour 1 tsp cinnamon 1 tsp baking soda 2 3/4 cup oats, preferably whole oats, not … Continue reading

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Quilting an R

This is a gift for a 3 year old whose name begins with R.  It is the first time I put the quilting foot onto my machine to see how it works.  Quilting is a whole new world.

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April Photo

This photo is taken off of the Fullerton bridge near Lake Michigan as an April storm blew in.  The grass was finally green!

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The Right Words at the Right Time

The Right Words at the Right Time by Marlo Thomas and Friends This collection of essays written by a wide array of famous Americans varies greatly from story to story.  The pivotal moment that each person writes about is so … Continue reading

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