Happy Almost Thanksgiving—Halloween?

Yep, here I am again with a non-seasonal post. I decided this was as good a time as any to share some of the last Halloween pictures. Enjoy the semi-throwback pictures and I hope you can eat lots of food tomorrow if you celebrate.

This year, we ended up decorating pumpkins different ways.

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Almond Butter Brownies

One of my favorite treat recipes is these peanut butter brownies but the Chiplet can’t have them, so I decided to adapt the recipe for him. Here is an option if you want to use almond butter instead.

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Topic-Changing Thursdays: The Chiplet is 2 Years Old!

Can you believe it? My little baby is definitely a full-on toddler now. It’s still hard to think of him that way just because he seems so small next to his big brother, and it’s hard to believe that the Fudgelet is a big kid now. But, that’s how time goes.

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Chiplet Adventures (part 4): Letter O Week

Welcome to the letter O! This was the week when we started doing fewer activities just because I felt like the Chiplet was needing less structure. But as usual, we started with making the uppercase O.

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Tips-y Tuesdays: Last Minute Tips

Sometimes I go to make a recipe and think I have all of the necessary ingredients but then forget something. This seems to happen a lot lately. Almost like I’m sleep-deprived? Hahaha. Well, anyway, it’s not like I have all of the time to just run out and pick up what I need when I realize it, so I have learned to be flexible.

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Grilled Baby Back Ribs

I have made baby back ribs multiple times this year. The last time I made them, I followed a slow cooker recipe for half and used this grill recipe for the other half. We decided that the tenderness was a bit better with the slow cooker (plus you don’t need your grill) but that the grill was better for flavor. Next time I might try it all in the oven with the same recipe and see how it goes.

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Halloween Party Activities Plus Sous Vide Dulce de Leche

We hosted a party to get together with a group of our friends we hadn’t seen for awhile. It was a bit last minute (one week’s notice) but we managed to still have some fun activities for all of the kids (age range of 6 months to 13 years) and adults.

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