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Astrid’s Picks: Seven Yummy Recipes Made with Thanksgiving Leftovers

The big Thanksgiving meal has come and gone but there’s probably still a lot of food left!  If you don’t want to eat repeat Thanksgiving dinner every night of the week you have to get a little creative to use up all those leftovers.  Here are seven recipes whose ingredients include Thanksgiving dinner staples to… Read More Astrid’s Picks: Seven Yummy Recipes Made with Thanksgiving Leftovers

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Ask Astrid: My Friend Asked to Stay with Me – How Do I Tell Her No?

Dear Astrid, My friend from high school is going to be in town for Thanksgiving with her new boyfriend.  Ordinarily she’d stay with her parents, but because of their traditional values they won’t let her and her boyfriend sleep in the same bedroom, so she wants to stay elsewhere this year.  She asked if they… Read More Ask Astrid: My Friend Asked to Stay with Me – How Do I Tell Her No?

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Astrid’s Picks: Seven Pumpkin Recipes for National Pumpkin Day

It’s National Pumpkin Day everyone!  Even though I’ve been enjoying all things pumpkin since the first cool breeze of fall hit, today seemed like the perfect day to share some pumpkin recipes that I think look amazing.  It’s usually associated with pies and dessert, but pumpkin is actually surprisingly versatile, and works just as well… Read More Astrid’s Picks: Seven Pumpkin Recipes for National Pumpkin Day

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Monday Inspiration: Astrid’s 10 Favorite Pinterest Picks

No one wants to do too much reading on a Monday.  It’s the first day back to work after the weekend and you’re chugging coffee just to function.  So instead of bogging you down with more words we decided to let pictures do the talking.  We put together ten of Astrid’s favorite pins from the Astrid’s Picks Pinterest… Read More Monday Inspiration: Astrid’s 10 Favorite Pinterest Picks