Blueberry Pound Cake with Vanilla Glaze

Raise your hand if you believe pound cake is a gift straight out of Heaven? Raise your hand if you believe pound cake can brighten even the dreariest of days? Raise your hand if you believe pound cake causes cellulite? I would have to answer with a resounding “Yes!” to all of the above (unfortunately, […]

Reinventing History

I made an interesting discovery a few days ago. I detected a weakness, saw a challenge and then experienced a moment of resigned understanding. Allow me to explain… This weekend I sat chatting with some other first-grade moms during Avery’s basketball game (by the way, still waiting for a basket…at her current rate of skillbuilding […]

The Contents of a Girl’s Purse

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My daughter recently discovered that frenzied panic experienced by a woman who has lost something that is oftentimes more important than her car keys, favorite lipstick or (gasp!) most comfortable bra. Her purse. I have made no apologies for my unnatural but ever-so-real infatuation with purses. I always have to be carrying one and covet […]

Giving My Money Away

As some of you may know, I recently went away for a night with my girlfriends, all of us in dire need of a little rest and relaxation. So, naturally, after settling in to our hotel room,we headed out to the nearest casino! I’m really not much of a gambler, in all honesty, but the […]