Tag Archives: Valentine’s Day

A kid’s point of view: Valentine’s Day

By Colleen, age 11 (as dictated to Mom, under the circumstances) Happy Valentine’s Day! I hope yours is better than mine. I threw up at school yesterday and four times since — including in the car on the way home. … Continue reading

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WWI Week 4: Navigating Valentine’s Week

Colleen was all set to pack a slice of leftover pizza for her lunch Tuesday when she suddenly remembered her class valentine party was scheduled for that afternoon. “And Savannah’s bringing cupcakes!” she exclaimed. “I better pack yogurt and fruit … Continue reading

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The great cupcake escape

The predicament: Someone’s offering up an awesome office treat. You take one because it’s just so darn cute, but you don‘t really want to eat it. At least, not right then. You actually want to smuggle it out of the … Continue reading

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Guilt-free Valentine treat

My original plan was to streamline Grandma Decker’s cherry pie recipe. I got as far as a whole wheat-applesauce crust makeover, but couldn’t find tart cherries at the store. Here’s what I did find:  Great Value No Sugar Added Cherry … Continue reading

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