Category Archives: Misadventures of Jewels & Lore

Swedish Cinnamon Knots | Recipe

I attribute my new found obsession with these to my sister and her au pair Valentina.  They are so so good, and not too sweet! The first time I made them I followed a recipe (loosely because I didn’t actually translate the measurements from grams to teaspoons and tablespoons) but this afternoon when Jules and…

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Color Science | Jewels & Lore

My profession is photographer and I love documenting special and significant moments in people’s lives, but I also really love being a mom and documenting those daily moments with my kids. This particular day my two little monkeys had been chanting that they wanted science projects, so I did my best to come up with some…

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Peanut Butter Jewel Cookies | Recipes

In case you weren’t aware my oldest daughter Jules (who is quite possibly the most precocious 3 year old you will ever meet) loves, and I mean LOVES baking. Every single game she plays is about cooking or baking.  I give her alphabet shapes and if I ask her what letter one is the response I…

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  • Laura PerkinsFebruary 19, 2015 - 1:09 am

    Those sound amazing! She’s making me hungry 🙂ReplyCancel

  • Tara BridegumFebruary 19, 2015 - 2:52 am


Goodbye Summer, It was Fun | My Life

This summer has been spectacular.  We got to travel and visit some good friends and beloved family.  We played.  We laughed.  And when it was all said and done I think we traveled more than 1,500 miles! And I couldn’t be more impressed with my girls.  They are fantastic little travelers. Here are just a…

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