Back to School With Mabel’s Labels


If you’re new here, you may want to subscribe to my RSS feed. Thanks for visiting!Back to school photos are peppering my Facebook stream. And although we have a week and a half left before we start, we are getting ourselves organized. My back to school shopping is done and let me tell you, I […]

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Keeping It Real. Again.

I had a fashion post planned for today. I had planned on blogging fashion steadily and weekly this summer. I have a lot of cute summer clothes and it is one of my favorite seasons to dress for. But first, some back story. A year ago I was on thyroid medicine to treat my hypothyroidism […]

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Random Weekend Updates


BIG NEWS in the Anderson house. Meet Griffin (mainly called Griff) We got him last Thursday and have been getting to know each other. He is an 8 month old Beagle and Chihuahua and 100% snuggler. He is sweet and mostly mellow and, outside of a pooping incident, quite lovely. Oh except for the fact […]

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Chicken Tikka Masala and The Hundred Foot Journey

Chicken Tikka Masala

On Monday night I was able to catch a sneak peek of the new movie The Hundred Foot Journey. It follows a young Indian man named Hassan and his journey through the world of French haute cuisine. It is a film about food, family, ambition, romance and being true to yourself. And I loved it. […]

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Kids, Eyes and Digital Strain

digital eye strain

Disclosure: I participated in an Influencer Activation on behalf of Mom Central for the American Optometric Association. I received a promotional item to thank me for my participation. My poor children. When it comes to their gene pool they are destined to swim through it with four eyes. Both their mama and their dada have some […]

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