This is our first full week back to school. YAY! So far, this year has started off great for our girls. All three really like their teachers and were ready to be back in school. Yesterday it really started to feel like fall for the first time. I worked in the yard and wasn’t drenched … More Baked Zucchini Bites with Mom’s Dill Dip
Everyone likes their home to smell good. The aroma of fresh brewed coffee or of snickerdoodles right out of the oven are two of my ideal fragrances, but I can’t always just whip up a batch of cookies when I want that aroma in the home. In my opinion, scented candles like vanilla brown sugar … More Natural Home Fragrance
We grilled some corn this week and I thought I’d repost this great way to cook up that delicious sweet corn. I grilled a couple extra ears so I’d have leftover corn for Cowboy Caviar. This went along great with our taco feast I made Saturday. It’s so delicious and a great use of fresh … More More Please! Repost of Grilled Corn on the Cob
If you are a frequent flyer at Starbucks and have stopped in for a beverage over the summer, you have probably seen the posters and signs for the Teavana Shaken Berry Sangria Herbal Tea. Maybe you’ve even had it. I treated the girls to a Starbucks run once this summer. This is a rare treat … More More Bang For Your Buck Berry Sangria Herbal Tea
You know how I feel about disappointing pizza in our local area restaurants. Most of the time, I would rather just make homemade pizza to satisfy that craving. That way I can make custom crusts, custom ingredients to please all the pizza experts in my family. Sometimes I go a little crazy and make way … More Taco Pizza – no joke it’s so good!
I have a little thing with buffalo chicken. I scour menus at new restaurants to see if they have any buffalo chicken wrap or sandwich that looks tasty. It’s like hot wings without all the mess. Yum! When I saw a bottle of Sweet Baby Rays Buffalo Sauce at the grocery store one day, I … More Buffalo Chicken, Oh how I love thee. Let me count the ways.
I have a very serious topic to discuss today. It’s something that I’ve spent hours and hours of my life on since I was probably 9 or 10 years old. Much younger if you count the times I did it behind my mom’s back. Let’s talk about nail polish, shall we? I’ll admit, I’ve kind … More The Nail Polish Hoarder