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Cynthia Lee
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Ordinary wife and mom with big ideas...
Interests: mom stuff, wife stuff, smiling...I like smiling. You can reach me at cindudas@msn.com
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My grandmother spoke Hungarian. Not to us and not all the time or anything. She learned it on her own for fun. In fact, when she went to Hungary for the first time, a native asked HER for directions because her Hungarian was so fluent. When I sit and read... Continue reading
Posted Jan 23, 2015 at What the heck's a bonbon?
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One thing I'm finding a bit difficult while reading my Grandma's cookbook is that there are no pictures in it. I have no idea what most of her recipes are supposed to look like when finished. So I either guess or look up someone else's recipe online to get a... Continue reading
Posted Jan 20, 2015 at What the heck's a bonbon?
You are the winner!!! I will be contacting you shortly!
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I know that you love Monster Jam. And I know you know I love Monster Jam, too! But do you know that I know that you know how MUCH we both love Monster Jam? Well, I know, ya know? Over the past few years, I've had the opportunity to interview... Continue reading
Posted Jan 15, 2015 at Whatever Works
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I apologize for taking so long to write more about my ablation experience, but to be quite honest it's because I haven't had anything to write about, really. To quote all the Lego people from the Lego movie, "Everything is awesome!" OK, there were a few very minor things that... Continue reading
Posted Jan 14, 2015 at Whatever Works
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Of COURSE I'm starting this new series with Hungarian Goulash. It just feels right considering my grandma was full blooded Hungarian. She wasn't born there, but both her parents were. There's a cute little story about them I always like to tell. When they emigrated over here to the States... Continue reading
Posted Jan 12, 2015 at What the heck's a bonbon?
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Last year I was looking through some drawers and came across a book I had never opened. It was kind of scraggly looking with duct tape holding the binding together. I must have picked it up when we were cleaning out my grandmother's house years ago. When I turned it... Continue reading
Posted Jan 6, 2015 at What the heck's a bonbon?
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Disclosure: I was given this book to review free of charge. No other compensation was given to me. All opinions are my own. I have never been a whiskey drinker, because I had a bad experience with it when I was younger. Let's just say whiskey and I went from... Continue reading
Posted Jan 5, 2015 at What the heck's a bonbon?
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I received this game in exchange for my review. No other compensation was given to me. All opinions are my own. photo from videogames.lego.com Everyone in my family is a gamer of some sort. My husband is a shoot-em-up master. My daughter has beaten basically every game she has gotten... Continue reading
Posted Dec 23, 2014 at Whatever Works
Sarah, you are the winner!! I used random.org to pick a number 1-8, and it chose 1! Congratulations!
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You know when you have to go get groceries but you don't want to so you use up whatever's in your fridge? I've had that experience plenty of times in my life. I actually wrote about it, too, if you'd like to check it out. But today..? Today, I think... Continue reading
Posted Dec 10, 2014 at What the heck's a bonbon?
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Disclosure: I was given this book to review at no charge. All opinions are my own. I have been given many cookbooks over the years. They are my favorite type of books because they are always about my favorite subject: food. The newest cookbook I have been given to review... Continue reading
Posted Dec 9, 2014 at What the heck's a bonbon?
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Disclosure: I received this book to review free of charge. How awesome are food trucks? I mean, really. Those little portable restaurants have really come a long way from the ones I remember in my drunken college days. Back then, you were lucky if a food truck had a selection... Continue reading
Posted Dec 5, 2014 at What the heck's a bonbon?
You WIN! I used random.org to choose a number 1-4 and it chose 2! Woohoo!
Congratulations, Scott! You're a winner!
Sarah, I was having difficulties with the Rafflecopter form, so I will add your other 3 entries to the comments section here. I'm sorry for any confusion! :-)
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OK, this might be the easiest thing to make ever using your Thanksgiving leftovers. These little topped cakes are simple, and so tasty I sometimes make extra at Thanksgiving just to have them. Thanksgiving Leftovers in One Bite All you need is: leftover stuffing leftover turkey leftover cranberry sauce leftover... Continue reading
Posted Nov 24, 2014 at What the heck's a bonbon?
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Disclosure: I was given this book to review at no cost to me. All opinions are my own. We just got back from a magical week long vacation at Disney. But when I say it was magical, I meant it was magical up until Thursday when everyone and their mother... Continue reading
Posted Nov 24, 2014 at Whatever Works
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Disclosure: I received this cookbook to review free of charge. No additional compensation was given to me. All opinions are my own. Spoiler alert: My opinion is that it's awesome. When we first got married, I told my husband my dream kitchen would include an entire bookshelf full of cookbooks.... Continue reading
Posted Nov 24, 2014 at What the heck's a bonbon?
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Oh, only 3? Well then, I'll just break the ol' piggy bank and call up the realtor! haha!
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Disclosure: I was given these two games to review at no charge. No other compensation was given. All opinions are my own. The people at R & R Games really know how to make education fun. Every game we have played so far from R & R Games has been... Continue reading
Posted Nov 18, 2014 at Whatever Works
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