The weekend before Halloween has almost come too an end and before you know it, Halloween will have come and gone. So why not throw a party with all your left-over Halloween candy. That’s right throw your special ghost and goblins, (or clowns) a spooky coke float party and invite their friends over to trade out their favorite trick or treat candy. First…

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This Halloween weekend my parents will be traveling back to Georgia for my mom’s last round of chemo. Then three weeks later, she will start a new chemo pill. For the past week or so, I have been having mayor anxiety about her last round of chemotherapy and transitioning to this new pill. What if it doesn’t work and her…

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Fall draws me to comfort food. I think mostly to baking because I LOVE to bake. I really enjoy making cookies, but chocolate is and always will be the love of my life. While I’m taking part in blogging adventures this is allowing me to dig back into my creative side. I’ve been longing for those calm, cozy autumn days…

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Working on a fun project for the blog and wanted to share my first recipe out of the, “Drinking with the Saints” book from The Catholic Company. The Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary is coming up this month, (August 15) to be exact. Let us toast to the Blessed Virgin Mary with a cocktail. Traditionally the Assumption is one…

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Three best friends, a full tank, Fleetwood Mac on the play list, Monastery bound, and rainy summer day setting behind us. That is exactly how this little trip to CTCA began. However, the trip left us seeing more cancer on the CT scan and coming back for more chemo infusions. BUT. It’s going to be ok. I feel a huge…

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If you love good wine, a chic place to sit in style, then Bodega is THE PLACE to check out. I recently had the opportunity to write a review/blog here: https://www.visitlakecharles.org/blog/post/worth-the-trip-bodega-wine-dive/ This is a great place to treat your mom this Mother’s Day. Thanks for reading, Kacie

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