Ice cream is one of my favorite desserts but if you remember my resolutions post, I am trying to get to a healthy weight.  I’ve been doing pretty well with my cravings but sometimes I get an incurable sweet tooth.  I refuse to pay more than $2 per carton for ice cream and I am not a fan of all the ‘healthier’ varieties either.  Well, I found the solution to my dilemma.  Frozen bananas with Brookside Dark Chocolate Crunchy Clusters!

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Sometimes I find myself busier during the winter than the summer!  Then other times, it feels like I’m going to kill somebody if I don’t find something to do outside of the house.  As you know, I also pride myself on finding free or reasonably priced events.  I am here to tell you that there are still a ton of fun, free (or low cost) events in your area, even in the winter.  Trust me.  We live in a beach town so if I can find stuff, you can too.  Some of the places that we find things to do include:

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I love planning quick meals for my family that don’t require a ton of prep or time.  Call me lazy if you must but sometimes, I just don’t have the time or energy to create a culinary masterpiece.  For said times, I like to pick up a Campbell’s product to help me prepare a delicious dinner for my family that won’t break my budget.  This box arrived for me and I felt like I hit the Campbell’s lottery!

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The Lane family is pretty much MIA during the month of December.  We have two birthdays, a family Christmas party, prep, work  and tons of other activities going on.  With that said, I really couldn’t find the time to make blog posts.  I had to give up something temporarily and unfortunately, this was it.  However, I’m back and (hopefully) better than ever!  😉

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