I made trips to both the Vanilla Bean (my fave baking supply store) and ALDI (my new fave “thrift” grocery store) today. I bought things I didn’t need at both places. But that my friends, is not the trouble I speak of. The trouble I speak of is this… Easter Candy. Sweet, pastel-wrapped, innocent-looking Easter… Read More Trouble
While I do have numerous kitchen success stories, I do also have some flops. Take today, for instance. I keep seeing this picture of creamy avocado lime pasta on Pinterest. I had all of the ingredients on hand today and decided to give it a whirl. I knew I was in for trouble when I… Read More Kitchen Flops
1. Bread 2. Cheese I decided to go meatless again this Monday. I ate bread and cheese. And potatoes. Twice. Maybe I should make that 3 reasons…. While I do love my beans and veggies, I know that if I completely omitted meat from my diet, I would fill myself up on bread and cheese… Read More Two Reasons Why I’ll Never Be a Vegetarian
I may have mentioned a thing or two about our gorgeous weather over these past couple of weeks and it’s probably quite obvious that I have been absolutely loving it. Last Sunday I couldn’t help but get out and do some yard work as the weather was just perfect. I took a picture of the… Read More Spring Has Sprung
I see dozens of weekly blogs about What I Ate Wednesday. It has always confused me. I would see pictures of breakfast, lunch, dinner and snacks, supposedly consumed on Wednesday, posted on Wednesday morning?! Either these bloggers are real hungry or I’m missing something. ON. That’s what I was missing…or not. It’s What I Ate… Read More What I Ate…Tuesday??
I can honestly say that I had no intention of taking part in Meatless Monday until after I ate breakfast this morning. And truth be told, it wasn’t until I started craving lunch and brainstorming for dinner (this all happens about 30 seconds after I finish breakfast each day) that I realized that none of… Read More My Meatless Monday
I had yesterday off and it was another beautifully sunny March day. A sunny Sunday. The husband took off for golf early in the morning so I slept in, ate plain ol’ toast with butter for breakfast, and then changed into my gardening clothes. You know what felt even more strange than baking St. Patty’s… Read More Sunny Day