Category Archives: Holiday

The Carameliest of Corns

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Caramel, carmel, caramelly carameliest- right? hahaha shhhh- I’m sure you’ve had enough sugar by now believe me you have, I checked with your mother and she said you’ve had enough ;) So file this caramel corn recipe away for a rainy day. I usually make this in the fall it’s wonderful with pecans or walnuts…

Hello Monday

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I hope your weekend and Thanksiving were wonderful! We all had a good time, ate a lot of delicious food and really enjoyed ourselves. I’m just going to show you in no special order what we were up to. With it being cyber Monday I have been doing a little shopping. I’m looking forward to…

Pumpkin

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I’m always up for a good pumpkin recipe. I love to read recipes and am always game to try a new one. I saw this pumpkin bar recipe here at the Pleated Poppy but if you want to go directly to the Bake 350 recipe click here. I made these yesterday after our walk. We…

Gluten Free Sweets

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So in a round about way I found a interesting gluten free product. I saw this great video over at Life is a Canvas. You’ll have to watch it, it’s a nice little story that lead me to the Cup 4 Cup product. My daughter gave up gluten for Lent. She said it gave her…

One Good Dish

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This dish is so delicious and a bit naughty with the heavy cream so we only do it once a year, usually Easter. ¬†Sometimes it’s surprising how simple ingredients can make something so good. 5 ingredients: potatoes (yukon gold my fav), canola oil, salt, heavy cream, chives (or green onions work too). You can make…

Hello Monday!

easter eggs

My goodness I can’t believe the Easter weekend is over and it’s back to the same old same old. What a wonderfully fun weekend, I hope you had a good time too. So happy that our daughter switched plans on us and came home! We really packed those four days full. We even squeezed in…

Hello Monday

pink gerber

So happy to say hello to a new Monday! I worked a little on pottery and we did some Easter shopping always fun. Check out the window at the Louis Vuitton store. I love putting baskets together. I can’t share what I’ve found this year;) but in years past when little miss was little I…

Hello Monday!

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I am in the middle of laundry. Most of it is from last week, I just didn’t get around to it so I just smashed that hamper full…We had a great weekend! My sister, brother in law and nephew came in to do a little Irish celebrating. I didn’t do that great of a job…

Hello Monday

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Hello Monday- Oh, such happiness kiddo came in for a long weekend! I’m sipping a cup of coffee this morning and looking over my photos. ¬†It was a good weekend. I’m also sitting here wondering why the lawn guy is trimming the hedges when they are in full bloom…oh well 1) She took the train…

Laissez Les Bons Temps Rouler!

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Yep it’s Monday- I’m talking about Tuesday, last Tuesday but it was a good Tuesday! Our Fat Tuesday last week wasn’t so fat but it was delicious. A little quiet without little sweet face around with her buddies this year but we still celebrated. Have you been buying up these lately? Always a bargain, the…