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Author Archive | Leah


Adventureland: Fun and Adventure in Our Own Backyard

Thank you for hosting us, Adventureland!Adventureland is located in Farmingdale, NY right across from SUNY. My kids are 3, 5, 11, and 13, and I loved that there were rides and games for all of us to enjoy as a family. Looking at the park online, I wondered if Adventureland would be the “Rye Playland” […]

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Surviving the Overwhelming World of Fundraisers

Surviving the Overwhelming World of Fundraisers

As we entered my favorite fundraiser of the year, Girl Scout’s cookie season, my regular customers began to ask when the order forms would be coming.  This was way before the campaign officially began.  If only all fundraisers would stir this much excitement, I thought. I have three school aged kids who are very active in extracurricular […]

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How I met your father, luck or destiny

How I Met Your Father: Luck or Destiny?

It’s been awhile since I’ve thought about how we met, but it’s still an amazing story to me about how a small opportunity can present itself and how life can change so suddenly.  I met your father in 2010 on  At the time, I was a single mom of a 4-year old boy, your […]

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12 Shockingly Super Easy Holiday Sugar Cookies

I am always surprised (and very pleased) when complimented for my decorative holiday sugar cookies. I always tell people that they could probably do it, too, because it really isn’t as hard as it looks. In this post, I will share with you 12 easy designs that can be enhanced to fit anyone’s skill level. […]

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