It's September 1st! Time to pull out the fall decorations and start dreaming of cooler days. Actually, it's been in the triple digits all week and I'm having a hard time getting my head around the idea of pumpkins, changing leaves, hot chocolate and spiced apples. But I love … [Read more...]
I love holidays. Taking the time to set aside a day for celebration is part of what makes us human. It's definitely what makes me American! ;) Some of my favorite posts have been holiday themed recipes or decorating ideas. Scroll through to see great Christmas recipes, fall decor, Thanksgiving recipes, Valentine's Day treats and much, much more!
Some personal favorites for celebrating any holiday:
Today we went to Griffith Park Observatory to celebrate 12 years of marriage. It was a beautiful day to be outside and I was so glad to have a day off together. As we were coming home, I was trying to think about what I would blog today. I am preparing for Charlie's first … [Read more...]
So, there is obviously a reason I am NOT a professional baker. I think I bit off more than I could chew with this little "project." My results are far less beautiful than the original! My cake really looks like a child's attempt at an adults job. Kind of like a little girl … [Read more...]
This year for Mother's Day, my broke-ness (n., the state of being broke; to have a lack of $$$) drove me to become something I'm not, nor ever will be: "crafty". And I mean that in the Michael's/ JoAnne's/ specialty store kind of way, not the Big Bad Wolf kind of crafty. Thank … [Read more...]