My favorite things this week… enjoying a Bloody Mary at Sloppy Joe’s a boating excursion with my mom and Claire a Key West rooster spring items at the craft store Spanish rosemary sea salt from SALT Island Provisions Happy weekend!
Who doesn’t love apples? They are one of nature’s perfect foods. We love going to the apple orchard in the fall and picking them right off the trees! Since it is winter here in Ohio, I purchase them from the market on a weekly basis. My girls love all kinds of apples, but especially the […]
Today is my oldest daughter’s half birthday. Yes, I said HALF…we like to acknowledge the halfway mark to the next birthday in our house! Hard to believe she will be eighteen in just six months… Birthdays are a big event in our house, and cause for great celebrations! I think I spent close to two […]
My favorite things this week… The Victory Center ‘Brilliant in Blue’ luncheon and fashion show calamari at Real Seafood Claire’s artwork at the elementary school art fair Phillip and Grace at the Father Daughter Dance (baseball theme this year) dipping my toes in the Florida sand Happy weekend!
My daughter’s basketball team played their final game of the season last week. Not a winning season, but a fun one! As one last activity, the coach organized a pizza/ ice cream party. Like I said, they like to have fun! I offered to bring the toppings for the ice cream. So…I had to make […]
During our marriage, my husband and I have owned and lived in 3 different houses. We built our first house…what fun it was choosing kitchen cabinets, flooring, countertops, light fixtures, and all the other details that go into creating a home! It was a blank canvas, and we made it our home. Our last two […]
My favorite things this week… pedicures with my girls a valentine bouquet from my husband a quinoa and kale salad from Stella’s cuticle oil…because it’s winter and I live in NW Ohio Happy weekend!
Are your valentine bouquets starting to droop a little? No need to toss them in the trash! Here’s an idea to make them last a little longer…just in a different form than those blossoms in the vase that you have admired all week. With a few simple ingredients, you can create a sugar scrub with […]
Although I live in Ohio, the king cake has been a tradition in my family for many years. My aunt and uncle live in New Orleans, and they often sent king cakes to us just before Mardi Gras (also known as Fat Tuesday). I remember what fun it was to receive one of these, and […]
I love holidays…ALL of them! Since it has been over month since the last holiday celebration, I thought it was time for a fun get-together for my youngest daughter and a few of her friends. We hosted a cookie decorating party. Of course it started out as a cookie party, but I thought it would […]