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pumpkin pie

Rum Pumpkin Pie

Wow, I’ve been lazy this past week. I go through phases where I’m so busy I can’t even see straight and then there are times like this…when I sit in the same spot for so long that my butt falls asleep. I’m trying to learn to appreciate these times rather than be frustrated with the fact that I’m not frustrated for once. What can I say? I’m a glutton for punishment and sometimes an emotional masochist.

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For the most part, I grew up here in San Diego. My parents were super young, with 3 little girls by the time my mom was 27. We were poor, but didn’t know any different, so I never realized it until later in life, and luckily, my sisters and I didn’t care either. There was so much love in our lives, it didn’t matter. We had a huge garden in the backyard with the biggest compost bin you’ve never seen and our brown eggs came from our own chickens that were running around amidst the corn, cucumbers, and tomatoes. My … Continue Reading

apple sticky bun

Sticky Buns


I mean that. And sometimes I feel like I can’t say it enough. I don’t even know what it means, or if it really means anything at all. But I feel like it totally sums up the way I’ve been feeling lately. Oy.

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