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Captivated

Gazing over the open water led to a captivation of my mind. Thoughts became clearer than the soft spoken whispers being carried through the wind. I tried to reach out but could not create a sound, perhaps my voice was lost, just yearning to be found. Pictures\poem are my own. At a rest stop south… Continue reading Captivated

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Crock Pot Italian Chicken

Mmm mmm mmm! This was sure a hit tonight in our household. Easy to make and the flavor was fantastic. Ingredients: 4 chicken thighs Brussel sprouts 2 tsp. Italian seasoning 2 tsp. red pepper flakes 2 tsp. garlic powder Banana peppers 1/2 cup Italian dressing Directions: Spray crock pot with non stick. Place chicken thighs… Continue reading Crock Pot Italian Chicken

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Mini Pumpkin Muffins

Yesterday's PSL sent me straight into a full blown pumpkin everything craze! I went right to the grocery store this morning and picked up the ingredients for my go-to recipe for pumpkin muffins. This may be the easiest muffin recipe I use! All you need is 1 15 Oz can of pure pumpkin, 1 box… Continue reading Mini Pumpkin Muffins

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A Lingering Summer

Sweet signs of summer linger around, peaking out at dusk; just waiting to be found. Fall closes in and is here to stay, but I still hear the whisper of those sunny days. Taken with my galaxy s6 this evening.

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Lessons Learned

From a young age, we're always asked "what do you want to be when you grow up?" It's a question that, at age 23, I find myself still pondering. There is a lot of emphasis on this important decision, especially during the teen years. If there is one thing I have learned over the last… Continue reading Lessons Learned