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Roasted Brussels Sprouts with Bacon and White Wine

Roasted Brussels Sprouts with Bacon and White Wine

One of our favorite sides is Brussels Sprouts with bacon and white wine, all the SquishyKids love it…including SquishyBaby.  This looks like a giant tray and it is, but trust me there is nary a brussels sprout left in sight after the SquishyClan gets a hold of them.  I used to make this in a […]

It’s is HERE!!

It’s is HERE!!

    Today is the BIG day! It is MommyCon day!!! This has been such an exciting venture for all of us at TMD and we are so excited to get to share this with our readers. I am personally so excited to get to finally meet some of you. I wish you could all have joined […]

Dressing kids on a budget

Dressing kids on a budget

A friend recently asked me how I put cute clothes on my kids without spending an arm and a leg. It’s especially poignant considering that my kids are the same age and approximately the same size, so hand me downs don’t work within our immediate family. Here are my ground rules for clothes shopping in […]

Clutter.

Clutter.

  I’ll bet you thought this post was going to be about organizing, didn’t you? While physical clutter will probably play a part in this post, it’s not the focus. It’s all the other clutter that I want to talk about. The emotional, mental, relational and spiritual clutter that I’ve really been thinking about lately. […]

A New Years party!

A New Years party!

Just some cute photos from our New Years party at our friends house last night! Pearibeau is the darling little girl who is 8 months and Atticus is 13 months.

Welcome 2013

Welcome 2013

It is not a bitter end to watch this last year pass. 2012 was a very unique year for us here at the De Groff household. It was full of lots of ups and even more downs. While it was a struggle we made it through and together we got to welcome in yet another […]