Cooking and baking is so relaxing for me. I love reading and paging through cookbooks. I love reading the little stories attached to the dish or the memory/memories that the smells bring back. Pieces of history! I could never buy a recipe book on my Kindle… I love finding recipe books loved with weird stains… Read More My Favorite Cookbooks
I did a crap job documenting my WIAW, so how about I share with you my favorite food blogs? YEAH! These are blogs that I visit regularly, I read their posts and comment some times. That’s something I need to fix, I’m not always a huge commenter because I find other people already expressed my… Read More Not WIAW – My Favorite Food Blogs
OMG. It has been FOREVER since I’ve done one of these posts! I’d like to get back into it because it’ll be great to share recipes (when I have them) and share what I’m eating on my weight training journey. I’m not on a special diet. I prefer to eat gluten free and dairy free… Read More What I Ate Wednesday!
Thanksgiving is a really fun holiday in my home, as we have had an open door to many friends who haven’t had the ability to get home or are new to America. This event results in a large slumber party and pants optional attire AKA Where Your Pajamas to Dinner. That’s just how we roll! For those… Read More Saturday Bits: Thanksgiving Edition
A part of my sanity comes from having amazing friends and the ability to have silly conversations with them. Life would be awful if it were only serious conversations. YUCK. So, this afternoon after discussing the ingredients to spinach dip and whether to use regular sour cream and mayo or the vegan versions (WHY?!) and… Read More Silly Conversations
I used to be a huge prepper. Food prepper, not the End of Days kind of prepper. (BUT one of my best friend’s husband is one of those preppers) I initially got into this practice because I was working early, you know when you get to work while people are still waking up because you are much… Read More Smoothie Prep
Today I’m driving to see my dad for an early Father’s Day breakfast and then visiting with some of my favorite family members. Yes, I’ll openly admit that I play favorites. BUT can I back that up with saying that I have known different family members as a child vs. adult. There are some who… Read More bits o’ this & bits o’ that