Thank you all for the love and joy you bring to me and my family by visiting this site every so often. I am so grateful for you guys and this space and this community. We are a community! Woo hoo for us! [Read more…]
‘Tis the season, right? A group of us food bloggers got together and decided to give away one beautiful, shiny, new stand mixer to one of our loyal and soon to be very lucky readers. I am actually kind of jealous because this mixer is nicer than the one taking up space in my kitchen. [Read more…]
Is it weird that I still look at Andy and ask myself the question, “Are you real?” Probably, but I do it on a daily basis. Andy dances to a hip hop song, he uses a fork the right way, he starts walking using his little old man walker… These are all instances where my heart just fills with joy and I start asking myself, “Is this real life?” Before we go any further, I need to apologize for my lengthy, wordy, gushy post.
On this day one year ago, I was packing up my bags, putting the JJ Cole Bundle Me on the carseat (freaking out at Mike because we always do everything last minute), and feeling every feeling known to mankind all at once as we got ready to head to the hospital. I seriously felt excited and terrified, nervous and terrified, calm yet terrified. See the trend? [Read more…]
I have always had a love affair with coffee. I’m not one of those crazy from the womb Gilmore Girls kind of coffee drinkers. My obsession and straight up dependence started slowly with foo foo espresso drinks. You know the ones, with whipped cream and sprinkles on top. Mmm, so good, but sooooo expensive. It wasn’t until I started working, like grown up post college kind of working, when I truly understood the value in having a slow steady stream of coffee pulsing through my body. [Read more…]