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Our Family Stone · 1M ago

Sometimes it’s all Random and Stuff

So, I’ve been a little (a lot) MIA as of late.  Life is happening.  A lot of life is happening and if I’m being honest, getting to my blog just hasn’t happened.  Oh the things I have to say…...
Our Family Stone · 3M ago

Gluten Free Gingersnap Cookie Recipe (aka. You’re Welcome)

Nothing says Christmas to me quite like the smell of cookies baking.  Very specific cookies in fact – Gingersnap cookies & Shortbread. I remember being a little girl sneaking into the freeze...
Our Family Stone · 5M ago

Stretching our definition of Beautiful

With great nervousness and trepidation I shared this photo on social media the other day after a conversation I had with one of our girls.  It took all the courage I could muster to take it,...
Our Family Stone · 6M ago

Chia Honey Oat Granola Bars Recipe (Gluten Free)

You know what isn’t my favourite?  Buying things I can make.  You know what else isn’t my favourite?  Trying to buy things for my family and discovering that all the things I’m trying to buy...
Our Family Stone · 7M ago

Audrey & Bethany NEED your help meeting a need!

Every year at Christmas, one of the company I work for (my parent’s company) has a “Food for Friends” drive that pivots around our company open house. Suppliers, trades, customers, friends a...
Our Family Stone · 7M ago

When it all comes Crashing In

This past month has been one of the hardest months I have faced in my life. Not because of my family, or my friends or my job but because of me. The water I’ve been treading has felt dark & ...
Our Family Stone · 8M ago

He likes Big Butts and He Should have Lied…

This is us, with in a day or two of the story below. We’d been together about 2 months, when Corey looked at me with love in his eyes, sighed and said “This song reminds me of you…”  his fac...
Our Family Stone · 9M ago

The Other Side of Abuse

I remember that night with a clarity I wish would fade.  It was 12:30 AM and I was locked behind the safety of the bathroom door, in an old, cigarette smoke filled house.  The door had light...
Our Family Stone · 9M ago

3 Things That Aren’t Helping in the Wake of a Mass Shooting

1. Throwing Racial Slurs/blaming actions on race (actually, this NEVER helps anyone. With anything).  From what I can tell the only choice the color of one’s skin effects is their lipstick c...
Our Family Stone · 9M ago

Confessions: Buyers Remorse (and why nudists have the right idea)

Confession: I, am a TERRIBLE shopper.  Well, let me re-phrase that, I’m a terrible shopper when it comes to purchasing things for me.  I’m so bad at it in fact, I basically don’t do it.  Whi...