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Sorry, iPhone. It’s time for a #TechTimeout!


Sometimes I wonder if I’m being watched. Right around the time that I was getting really overwhelmed with this whole home business thing and all the time involved, I opened an email from Mom Bloggers Club challenging me to a “Tech Timeout.”


The Tech Timeout™ challenge started by Foresters™ encourages families to take a daily break from technology. Participating families are encouraged to disconnect from all things electronic with the goal of helping spouses, parents and children build stronger bonds, communicate more personally and get more involved in each other’s lives.

I looked down from my computer and saw this: Continue reading

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A for Effort…

Oh, poo. :(

In last week’s Made-from-Scratch Sunday post, I promised you all a Honey Whole Wheat Roll recipe, and I had every intention of delivering. I wrote up a lengthy post with lots of photos, but somehow, while I was adding the links, I deleted the whole thing. Poof. Gone.

I wanted to rewrite it. I really did. But Sunday is a whirlwind of a day for us, so I’m going to have to offer you a raincheck. :oops:  After  grocery shopping, laundry, cleaning the bathroom, a batch of squash muffins that ended up in the trash :( , a big pot of lentil chard soup, pistachio curry crusted chicken tenders, bathtime, a bit of exercise and lots of dishes, I got nothin’ left.

So now, the diapers are folded and put away, lunches are packed for tomorrow and my little snugglebug decided to nurse and turn in early tonight. As for me, I’m going to pour myself a tiny little glass of wine and spend some QT with the hubs…


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