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About broiledcookies

I'm a wife and mother. I enjoy cooking and baking. I love to eat carbs, especially those made with large amounts of butter and/or sugar. My cast iron skillet is the most used item in my kitchen. I enjoy playing outside and taking pictures. You'll often find me singing to myself. I read....a LOT!

Boy vs Girl

I never thought it would happen to us. We did everything we could to prevent it. We encouraged our daughter to play with toy cars, trucks, and tractors. She asked Santa for a firetruck, a semi, books and a box … Continue reading

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Amazing.  THIS is absolutely amazing.    A milk bank drop off point and soon to be full-fledged milk bank in Kansas City is wonderful news to this area.  For little ones in NICU, every day they get liquid gold instead of formula … Continue reading

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Saturday Morning Window Shopping!

Since I can’t get out to go shopping this morning, and our lovely local Wal-Mart offers so much variety (did my sarcasm font show through on that?!?!?!), I’m posting my internet shopping wish list!  Feel free to chime in with things … Continue reading

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I love the smell of baby powder in the morning!

So, The Bear made her way downstairs without waking anyone up this morning.  I didn’t realize this until I ventured down with Baby Bear.  About halfway down the stairs, it hit me.  Stronger than the scent of freshly brewed coffee, … Continue reading

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Its Wednesday, So Spill It!

To help us all make it through the week, I’m starting Its Wednesday, So Spill It!  Here is how it works: Share a happy thought.  That’s it.  Share a happy thought. Only one is needed, but feel free to spill more if … Continue reading

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