Category Archives: Daily Bright Side

Dear All The Praying People

My kid slept 8 hours last night! Granted, he went to bed at 7 pm and I went to bed around 10:30 pm so I didn’t get 8 hours but 4.5 is a big improvement! Thank you for your prayers … Continue reading

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Save The Turkeys! Use a Brine {Cooking Adventures: Day 5}

The best way to prepare and cook a traditional Thanksgiving turkey is to use a brine. A traditional brine is essentially a saltwater bath in which the concentration of salt in the bath interacts with the cellular composition of the … Continue reading

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Fun Time Friday – I Heart Radio

I love getting my music on at work on Fridays.  Fridays tend to be catch up days, lots of office work, very few meetings. So I typically plug in the IPhone and roll through a playlist or two while catching … Continue reading

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April Showers: Pink and Green for the Preppy Bride-to-Be

If you are wondering why I have not been blogging as much lately, its because I have been party planning for my newest bride!  I was honored to be invited to stand up for one of my dearest friends as … Continue reading

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February’s Soundtrack

I’ve been really quiet lately here on My Living Canvas.  I guess I’ve been trying to do more listening than talking.  I am still faithfully reading my Bible using the blended plan on http://www.youversion.com and I haven’t stopped writing. But … Continue reading

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Thanksgiving Recap

The food, the friends, the fellowship, the fun.  Thanksgiving was a wonderful day at the Walters.  Between breakfast, brunch, lunch, and dinner we hosted about 15 people in our tiny little condo.  It was great! So, as promised, I did … Continue reading

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Fool Proof Turkey and Dressing

My first year of marriage, I cooked my first Thanksgiving Feast!  My husband and my brother-in-law Brett were my culinary advisers as I set out to single-handedly cook the entire Thanksgiving meal. On a whim, I discovered the secret to … Continue reading

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