Happy mother effin’ Halloween. Sorry I am not sorry for the profanity. You guys know I hate this holiday. I have never had good luck on Halloween. I have a love/hate with scary movies, Like I love to watch them frooooom behind a pillow. I am still freaking out over possibly seeing my door move open in the middle of the night like in Paranormal Activity and it has been years since that movie came out. [Read more…]
When/if I have time for breakfast these days, I try and make it count. I am the type of person that would rather eat a huge breakfast, have a small lunch, and then fast forward to an average sized dinner. I am like Goldie Locks of three meals a day. I could probably just as easily skip lunch all together but I know that is not a path to a balanced life/diet.
I blame my dad for this annoying breakfast habit of mine. You knew it had to be somebody else’s fault and not my own!
On family vacations my Dad would always choose a hotel that included some kind of breakfast in the stay. With three ravenous kids that would eat him out of house and home if he let them, I do not blame him for this choice. [Read more…]
You Guys: “Hey Stef, where have you been all week? Did you go on a summer vacation to some tropical place?”
Me: (bows my head in shame) “I actually spent the week binge watching Orange is the New Black.”
You Guys: “Really? That’s all you did?”
Me: “Yep. Pretty much.”
You Guys: (silence)
Me: “Yep.” [Read more…]
Do you want to know what is the perfect time of day for breakfast? Well, first off, let me give you a glimpse inside a typical morning in my house.
5:00 a.m. -7:00 a.m.: The alarm clock sounds. Unfortunately this is the type of alarm clock you cannot set or predict when it will go off and it does not have one of those precious snooze buttons. [Read more…]
It is that time again. What time you ask? Well, last year I took part in this wonderful thing called Brunch Week. It happens the week before Mother’s Day and is going to become your go-to source for all brunchy related recipes. I still look at old posts when I need brunch ideas. This year, the second annual brunch week is hosted by Terri of Love and Confections and Susan of The Girl In The Little Red Kitchen! These ladies have busted their butts to bring to you amazing giveaways and a great bunch of bloggers ready to outfit you with a brunch menu your mom will love! [Read more…]