4 Delicious Tried and True Dinners

4 Delicious Tried and True Dinners

I’m not sure if I’m becoming a better cook or if I’m dialing in my menu planning, but I’ve heard zero complaints about dinner lately. I keep in mind that we have a potato-hater ( I had no idea potato-haters existed until my daughter was born) and a spicy-food hater, and I try not to cater too much, but I also want to hear good things at the dinner table. That being said, the 4 recipes I rounded up were all winners, so I...

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Stocking Stuffer Gift Guide For Tweens

Stocking Stuffer Gift Guide For Tweens

Stumped on how to stuff your tween’s stocking? Here are some great picks (I’m personally excited about the Julia Rothman books)! Food Anatomy by Julia Rothman. What a gorgeous little book full of fun food facts and beautiful drawings! Looking forward to getting Farm Anatomy and Nature Anatomy for birthday presents. Kendama– Have you seen how these work? My 12 year old was fascinated by this video. Cat Coin Purse– My kids...

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4 Quick and Easy Dinner Ideas

4 Quick and Easy Dinner Ideas

Working in the food blogging industry, I’m surrounded by images of food all day long.  And yup, I’m tempted on a regular basis by totally amazing, drool-worthy desserts.  But what really gets my attention are quick, healthy dinner recipes.  I’m still stumped by the “what’s for dinner” question.  I have my regular go-to burritos and pasta, but I try to throw in a few new recipes every week (err, that may be an...

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Out On The Town Bibs and White Chocolate Chip Scones

Out On The Town Bibs and White Chocolate Chip Scones

2015 is going to be a creative year.  I feel like I dropped off the planet for a while, but I’ve got the creative bug back, and I’m taking full advantage of it.  I just ordered some home dec fabric for a very old, sad-looking footstool.  If you sew, check out Tonic Living– they have great fabric, and right now they’re offering free shipping to the states.  A friend of mine just had a baby (well, technically he can...

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Crafty Birthday Party

Crafty Birthday Party

Hi- it feels so good to be back!  I managed to jam May and June full work projects, so July is all about less work and more fun with the kids.  I’m so excited that I finished a headboard for my daughter’s room, and will share the tutorial soon.  Her room is really coming together, and my younger daughter is begging to have her room redone too- this means many DIY projects in my future.  My older daughter turned 10 this...

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4 Totally Tasty Green Salads

4 Totally Tasty Green Salads

Happy Earth Day!  Make yourself and your family a gorgeous, delicious, healthy salad tonight to celebrate the day.  Also check out Danny Seo’s blog, and visit his Do Just One Thing archive- there are plenty of great ideas to help you green up.  Spring makes me start craving healthy eating, and these four green salad recipes are ones that you’ll want to make over and over again (seriously, they’re all really good)! 1....

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