40 Thoughts From Turning 40

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This weekend, I said goodbye to my 30's.  SO...  is 40 really fabulous?  Here's 40 thoughts from the 40 seat: 1.  One year, not wanting to break my healthy eating streak, I made myself a ricotta cake.... it was disgusting.  At 40, knowing much better, I thoroughly enjoyed every single bite of my decadent chocolate cake covered in buttercream. 2.  I know now that ever attempting to STOP drinking coffee is in fact STUPID.  I proudly admit to being a coffee addict. 3.  At 40, I know that if … [Read more...]

Hearing God Speak through a Rainbow Cake

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I had been seeing Rainbow Cakes all over the internet and got the wild hair to try one in my kitchen.  I decided it would make a great last-day-of-summer project.  So my kiddos and I rounded up all the ingredients and got to work.... While the 6 layers of the cake cooled, we took a break and went to the park.  While we were there we saw a beautiful RAINBOW created from the sun shining on the water feature in the kids' play area.  All summer we never saw one....  and that day.... the day we were … [Read more...]