Posts Tagged ‘kitchen

Portable Peony

Remember that pretty pink peony from the farmer’s market? It’s so pretty I wanted to look at it all the time. I couldn’t decide where to put it.  The solution? Take it with me around the house! Here is the pink peony in the family room: The kitchen: And the bedroom:

Home Decor

Recipes to Try

Occasionally, a recipe catches my eye and I add it to my “recipes to try” folder. Maybe you want to try them, too. Quinoa Scramblefrom jeremy and kathleen Chocolate Mudballs from New Nostalgia Strawberry Lemonade Bars from homemade by jill cerentha harris’ sausage rolls from Design*Sponge Marshmallow Butterflies & How to Make Colored Sugar from […]

From the Kitchen

Pizza and Queso Dip: The Details

“Pizza and Queso Dip, eh? Thought you were trying to eat healthier.” Those of you following along with this blog might have wondered exactly that. OK, I’ll admit it. The choices we made yesterday weren’t the healthiest and most “real” choices we could have made. But, a closer look might reveal they weren’t as bad […]

From the Kitchen

Case of the Extra Pizza Dough

Our meal plan for the week had us eating beef roast and spaghetti squash today. Tasty, yes. But not exactly basketball-watching food, and it is March Madness after all. So instead, we’re making steak pizza and queso dip. Of course I didn’t have all of the ingredients for either of those things, so Jake set out […]

From the Kitchen

What We Eat

Last week, I was in San Diego for work. Jake stayed home and his friend Casey came to visit. I tried to stock up on some pretty-good-for-you food that I thought he would eat, but got back to find his taste buds had ruled and he ate a lot of pizza, pizza rolls, cheese dip […]

From the Kitchen

Door Knobs and Blinds

Due to an impending visit from a dear friend, I felt some pressure last weekend to get a couple small projects done. Just simple things that make a big difference. First up – crystal door knobs. According to the box, these are actually “door furniture.” Furniture or knobs, either way they make me smile. Next […]

Home Decor, Home Improvement