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Amanda G
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warm fuzzy blog: it's one happening place.
warm fuzzy blog: it's one happening place.

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2015: my favorites
Well, I dropped off the blogwagon... Here's my 2015 recap of things I loved: Frank Turner. I'm pretty sure I would not have survived the last couple of months without this British folk singer. He has a punk and pop vibe (I realize that doesn't sound like it...

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2014 in review
I don't usually really sit down and reflect much on each year as it passes, but 2014 was a bit of a doozy, so I feel it warrants some reflection. In some ways, it was an amazing year that brought me a lot of joy. But it was also a crappy year in  many other...

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update on eating less meat
Week one was a success!  I really didn't miss the meat, and I savored it more when I did eat it.  One place I am going to have to watch out is eating too many carbs. I'm going to have to be carb smart about this. But, so far, so good, and if anyone was thin...

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the 80/20 lacto-ovo vegetarian
Lately I've been thinking about decreasing my meat consumption. Although I think it is perfectly fine for humans to eat meat, I do think that many of us (especially in our high-protein crazed culture) eat meat in a quantity that is unsustainable and unethic...

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adventures in sewing: picnic blanket!
Today I decided to make a picnic blanket.  I've noticed several blankets with vinyl (or other water proof materials) on the bottom, and a cute print on the top. What a great idea, I thought!  So I headed to the fabric store. I paired a neutral vinyl with a ...

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beauty and the beast, a 4 year old's perspective
The other night I watched Beauty and the Beast with my nieces (age 2 and 4), mom and sister. The 4 year old (M), did not like the Beast. This is understandable: the Beast throws Belle's dad in a dungeon, keeps Belle captive, yells and growls at her a lot, a...

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my nieces are delightful, exhibit a
Today, I got to read books and "talk about things" with my 3 (almost 4) year old niece, M.  We read two books: the Cat in the Hat and King and King .  King and King is a book about a prince whose mother wants to marry him off so he can assume the duties of ...

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pin 11: barley chocolate chip cookies
The Pin : Barley Chocolate Chip Cookies The Verdict : Yum, yum, yummy. These definitely have an oaty taste, but I approve. My barley obsession continues. I recently made a pot of stew and threw in some quick cooking barley for good measure, and it may have ...

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Noah and Shelby first introduced this dish to me; I don't know why I didn't fix it for myself before now. 
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