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In Which I Make a Confession {PHFR}

Early morning light.
When my eyes popped open at 2:45 am and nothing I did helped me fall back asleep, I padded quietly downstairs and went about alighting the rooms with candles.  The cozy, flickering glow (and a pot of fresh coffee) set the stage for a two hour reading binge.  Ahhh.  I was actually ready to start the day when my boys awoke at 5 am.

Apparently it was the 100th day of school this week.  I had no idea but KC was so proud he wore his crown all afternoon.  He's definitely our "crown prince".

An unfortunate store sign.
Someone really needs to put "Fix Neon Storefront Sign" on the top of the to-do list.  :)

Ok, it's confession time.  I fell off the Gluten-Free bandwagon this week.  Hard.  As in: I made this cinnamon roll* for myself and devoured every morsel.  And I ate crusty french bread with butter, soup with pasta in it, and I may have had a chicken enchilada with flour tortillas, and well, you get the idea.  Time to clean up the act.  And I will.  Right after lunch...

*sidenote ~ try baking a Grands Cinnamon Roll in a jumbo muffin tin = adorable

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  1. That cinnamon roll looks delicious! Worth falling off of the bandwagon for, I would say. And, that sign? Too funny. Has no employee noticed that?

    1. Apparently not - it has been that way for a month and I laugh every time I see it!

  2. That scrapbook sign is HILARIOUS. :)

  3. Okay, that sign is not just funny, it is hilarious! Says the scrapbooker. =)

    And, I don't care so much that you ate flour tortillas, but that you ate them in enchiladas? I must protest... kindly. Enchiladas should, dare I say, must be made with corn tortillas. Plus, correct me if I'm wrong, but they are gluten-free too? Better all around for you I'd say. =)

    1. I know, I know but honestly, my recipe rocks even with flour torts!

  4. If you're ever craving the taste of cinnamon roll's again, Elana's Pantry has gluten-free cinnamon bun muffin which is pretty good (

    1. Ok, thank you Ashley. I love helpful hints for GF goodies!

  5. pretty = gorgeous. happy = sweet. funny = spit out my drink from laughing. real = now craving a cinnamon roll...and an enchilada, but with corn tortillas as well. ;-)

    1. Offering a virtual paper towel to wipe off your computer screen! :)

  6. That sign is too funny!
    Everyone deserves a treat now and then. ;)

  7. Oh that so funny! And what a wonderful way to begin your day, even if it was at 2:45!

  8. Seems to me that you were proactive in the middle of the night, rather than just lying there! Sounds like it worked for you, although I hope you don't have to do that every night!


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