JANUARY traveled to U of Idaho • sledding at Farragut State Park • built a snowman at Grandma Huckleberry’s house • off to California • ate In-N-Out with Kristen • visited CBU friends • ate In-N-Out with Bruce and Erin • back to Idaho for final supply shopping • goodbyes • hopped on
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At 9am Schäfer’s school hosted an End of the Year Carnival. After his morning exercises, he was super excited about playing games with Mommy and Papa.
The first game we played was “find your child”. They covered the kids in sheets, moved them around, then allowed the parents to turn around and find
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We made these cupcakes for Schäfer’s preschool class on his 3rd birthday. They were absolutely perfect – even with the yogurt substitution. Since our blender decided to take a break from blending the sugar into a fine powdered sugar, we ended up boiling the icing at the last minute. Yum! I can’t wait for
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On November 30th, I wrote out a Christmas Wish List for all the fun I wanted our family to experience in the month of December. Now that the decorations are coming down, it seemed like a good time to review my list.
advent calendar The birthday cake calendar was perfect. I plan on using
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For the entire month of December, we’ve been painstakingly researching the perfect cup of hot chocolate. It was a delicious adventure.
We finally found a recipe that works for us. Not too sweet. Not too chocolaty. With a lingering a hint of fresh milk.
Combine: 2 tablespoons cocoa 3 tablespoons sugar 1/8 teaspoon salt
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