gift ideas

Great Products and Great Causes…

by SomeGirl on December 16, 2011 · 5 comments

Whether you’re in the market for a last minute Christmas present, or you have some Christmas cash burning a hole in your pocket, I’ve got some great finds to share with you! My sweet blogging friend, Judy at, makes some wonderful soaps with glowing recommendations, in all kinds of yummy scents. I’m currently anticipating […]

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Gifts That Will Be Remembered

by SomeGirl on December 7, 2011 · 16 comments

Of all the gifts I’ve received in my 41 years of life, there are a few that have left indelible marks. Lingering in my memory. One is a sweet little bird, so lovely and cheerful – greeting me with a message of love every morning.     Picked out and wrapped by thoughtful three-year-old hands. […]

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Recipe: Chocolate Covered Pomegranate Seeds

by SomeGirl on November 21, 2011 · 9 comments

Mmmmm….. I tried some chocolate covered pomegranate seeds for the first time last month. I never would have thought of something like that on my own, but they were good! I’ve thought some about looking for them at our local natural foods store, but since my family has gone dairy free (for several different reasons) […]

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I interrupt this regularly scheduled series…

by SomeGirl on October 26, 2011 · 5 comments

We made it to Harrisburg, PA yesterday and even happened upon a Halloween (free candy) parade in Hershey (“the sweetest place on earth”) last night…. score! ;) Now we’re going to see a good friend who recently moved to New Jersey, and take in the sights our way there. Then we’re back to the Sheraton […]

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While I prefer candid shots of children doing things they enjoy, I realize that some people (family in particular) would like to have posed pictures to frame. So, at the request of a friend, here are a few tips for shooting portrait photos of your children (or grandchildren)… (For this experiment I switched from my […]

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Some Delicious Treats

by SomeGirl on December 21, 2010 · 5 comments

The boys and I are having fun baking today. We’ve been at it most of the morning, so I decided to take a break from our work in the kitchen and thought I’d share a few pictures and recipes here. :) We started off the morning making some DELICIOUS Toffee bars that I found last […]

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