Author Archives: sharonrdoyle

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Mama’s been busy – more to come

Recipe – Hearty Beef Stew & RIP Everyday Food

This post contains two confessions. 1 – I have the power to make magazines go out of business. I swear that every magazine I like goes out of business.  Cookie – see ya later.  Budget Living – no longer.  Cottage Living – buh bye.  Blueprint – gone.  And now Everyday Food. Oh Martha, I like […]

Three – it’s a magic number

Three. Three was my favorite number growing up. I liked the shape of it. I just liked three.  Maybe because it made me think of this.   Last month my toddler girl turned three.  “If you thought two was bad, wait until three!” I have been warned by friends. And they’re right, the terrible twos […]

Recipe – Maple Glazed Salmon

How has it been almost two months since I last posted?  Things have been busy in suburbia: mama started a new business, toddler started pre-school, baby started sitting up. When life is hectic (let’s be honest, when isn’t it?) you need to be able to get dinner on the table fast.  This recipe is one […]

Prepare to cry

I saw this pop up on a Facebook friend’s news feed.  I read it and cried.  Devon Corneal nails it. From the Huffington Post   The Last Time Posted: 09/11/2012 11:38 am   Tonight, Little Dude asked for a snuggle before bed. It was well past his bedtime and I was tired, cranky and had […]

Recipe – Orange-Glazed Pork Tenderloin

It may be the unofficial start of fall, but there is plenty of grilling time left here in the Midwest.  This recipe comes courtesy of my friends Jane & Jonathan.  Jane is my BFF from college and I had this pork at her house years ago, when I was visiting so we could go wedding […]

It’s windows open weather, and the question going through every mom’s mind is…

It’s finally cooled down enough to have the windows open. And that means the question going through every mom’s mind is “Can you hear me yelling at my kids?”