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Red, White, and Brew: Let’s Chat Day Drinking

Where has the year gone? I CANNOT believe that we are already discussing the Fourth of July holiday. I also never thought I would be one to go camping in a travel trailer, but here I am, rocking that lifestyle, too. After last year's muted celebrations that brought warnings and admonishments for large gatherings, it… Continue reading Red, White, and Brew: Let’s Chat Day Drinking

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We Remember: A Thirsty Thursday Dedicated to Those Who Gave Their Lives so That We May Be Free

It is that time of year again and as things begin to open up, families are planning summer vacations, gathering for BBQs, and simply getting back out there. I am amongst those! (Well, we have been out there since my husband has been flying this whole time. But now I am doing it mask free!)… Continue reading We Remember: A Thirsty Thursday Dedicated to Those Who Gave Their Lives so That We May Be Free

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The Food

Rack of Lamb, Frenched On today's Thirst Thursday segment, we will be grilling up some lamb chops. I will be grilling on my Le Creuset grill pan because it's cold out there! I will top with The French Kitchen's Maître D' butter and serving them with TFK's Potato Daphinoise and sautéed spinach (by the way,… Continue reading The Food

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Appreciating What We Have at this Moment

So, yesterday and today is focused on helping those who maybe are struggling (donate to a local food pantry or shelter) and take a moment to appreciate what you have at this moment. For many of us, 2020 has challenged us to reconsider those things we prioritized in our past (for example, I used to… Continue reading Appreciating What We Have at this Moment

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Daze of Gratitude

I am a few days behind in my 30 Day Gratitude Challenge because I have been making more of an effort to stay off my phone and computer to focus on family and self care. As I help my mom and son navigate through their grief, while working through my own stages of grief over… Continue reading Daze of Gratitude