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{A Whole Lot of Baking, Cooking and Loaded Tea Making Going On}

  Happy Sunday Afternoon friends. Hope you've all had a great week. I've been doing some cooking, baking and tea making.  I've really been enjoying making and creating loaded teas, shakes, smoothies and coffee drinks. I have not been writing down my recipes but guess I need to start doing that so I can remember what all I done! LOL!  I try to stick with healthy and low calorie drinks and have so many different things that I want to try.   But, this is an easy way to get extra vitamins, or Collagen, or protein.  I drink lots of water and this helps to give me something to add a little extra taste.   Mercy, I'm having too much fun with these teas. Decided to do a little baking this weekend too for my family. Pumpkin muffins with brown sugar topping was on my list for sure. I had enough batter left for miniature pumpkin chocolate chip muffins so baked a batch of those. If that wasn't enough already, I baked up some peanut butter cookies with chocolate chips. Needless t

{Have you gotten Spring Fever yet?}

Well Spring has officially arrived according to the calendar but the weather part of Spring in Florida can change in a day! LOL!   I love my little wishing well. My dad built this for me 22 years ago and it sure has held many a hanging basket! A friend of mine told me recently that she had Spring Fever bad and that she was wanting to get outside and play in the dirt. What is Spring Fever to you?     Simple Definition of spring fever : a feeling of wanting to go outdoors and do things because spring is coming and the weather is getting warmer     Another definition says; a lazy or restless feeling often associated with the onset of spring  I'm getting a hankering to play with some herbs again. Now making the time to do that has been a nother story. But I have been busy doing other things such as........... Cleaning out kitchen

{This and That and Happy Easter}

Well it seems I am bouncing around right now from one thing to another. I've been doing a little bit of this and a little bit of that. What have you been up to this week? Baby girl carried me to a few of my "hot spots" for thrifting recently so found these cuties at a Goodwill. And NO I didn't need them but as one of my sisterinlove's would say, "It's not a matter of if I need it....I just WANT IT!  Won't this be cute this Fall? Watching the grandgirl play some ball is always fun... Watching my grandgirls fight over who will get to feel the baby move is always funny! They all won this time around though. Had a little birthday celebration with my mom and two of her friends for her 76th birthday. Nothing sweeter than the bond of friendship. I saw this on Wendy Saunder's Creative post (she is on P interest) and I loved it. Isn't this just the cutest? I may need to fix the front of my li

{Life Fusion} Event

Our county is honored that we have a First Coast Women's Service Center . Their mission statement is: to prevent the tragedy of abortion by offering truthful information, emotional support , and practi cal assistance to individuals who are fa cing unpl anned pregnancies . They also offer sexual abstinence as a pos iti ve lifest yle for singles and provide opportunities for healing and restoration to those who have been hurt by abortion. Most importantly they share the love of J esus in a caring, non-judgmental en vironment . Services are free and confidential. We are truly blesse d to have FCWS in our community. Recently they had a wonderful ev ent called Life-Fusion, a dinner and auction to benefit the Center. It was wonderf ul. Eac h tab le was beautifully decorated.    My kind of decor.... Different people offered their services by donating items that would be used for a silent auction. Choices consisted of but not limited to Baby Shower basket, Chocolate bask