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Family Room Week 2021

It’s Family Room Week on the HGP. We don’t have a separate family room, but my living room is in grave need of cleaning and tidying, so that’s what this week will be for. I’ll also keep working on my […]

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Pantry Improvement

It’s the last day of Pantry Week, and I got my wayward pantry in somewhat better order. I took everything out (except for the top shelf) and consolidated things, tossed old things, and reorganized for optimum usefulness. I was reminded […]

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Pantry Week 2021

It’s Pantry Week on the HGP. I’ve ordered my turkey (from Blue Apron) as instructed and made Cowboy Cookies for the freezer. I’ve got all the children’s presents and will wrap them this week. I’ve invited the young people for […]

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HGP 2021: List Week

It’s List Week on the Holiday Grand Plan! Make the following lists: Gifts Christmas card list Visits to make Parties/Entertaining Menus for Thanksgiving, Christmas, New Years, other parties Goodies for Sharing/Gifts. Decide how much needs to be made and divide […]

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Pantry Honesty

I’ve continued to tweak my pantry, reworking the small appliances and culling the old items. Each tiny change makes a tiny improvement. Bu the truth is, my pantry is out of whack because I have too much junk food. I […]

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The Anti Pantry

My pantry is…imperfect. When did I shift from wanting my pantry to be functional and attractive to wanting it to be perfect? I’m not sure. But I now want it to be a thing of beauty and a joy forever, […]

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Pantry Week 2020

It’s Pantry Week on the HGP. I think I’ve improved my pantry a bit. Here’s the After. Here’s the before: It’s not perfect, but it is better. And there’s the rest of the week left. I finished up Kitchen Week […]

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HGP Break

This is the last day of Guest Room Week, and I have done absolutely nothing to deal with the extremely messy guest room. Nor have I worked on handmade gifts or baked for the freezer. It was a busy week […]