Monthly Archives: February 2013

📌DIY📌Personalized Stationery

I love, love, love anything personalized, and I believe strongly in personalized stationery. I sort of have a pet peeve about generic stationery emblazoned with “thank you”, unless it’s super clever and cute. Maybe that’s a snotty attitude but I … Continue reading

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🍴What’s For Dinner Wednesday🍴Cook Once Eat Twice Mexican Chicken

Last week our kids got two days off of school for Rodeo (yes, the local rodeo garners a school holiday around these parts) so we decided to make it a full week and head off to experience Winter. As it … Continue reading

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📋Top 5 📋 TV Series to Watch Start to Finish

Over the holidays Mr. Little Mama and I spent entirely too many nights up entirely too late devouring Season 1 of Homeland off Apple TV. I’m desperate for Season 2 to be released, but every time I hit the internets trying to … Continue reading

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🍴cook🍴What’s For Dinner Wednesday: Broccoli Cheese Soup

Among the massive slush of mindless drivel that enters my email inbox each day is a Food Network recipe-of-the-day newsletter, which I usually overlook. Last week The Pioneer Woman’s broccoli cheese soup recipe caught my eye, though. Doesn’t it look … Continue reading

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As Scouting Turns

My two older boys are both Cub Scouts. This past weekend was the Pinewood Derby; we had a Tiger champion and a Bear second place. We did not, however, place in the top three overall so the Tiger did not … Continue reading

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📌project📌 Chevron Monogrammed Trays

I love anything and everything monogrammed, and I love trays. I definitely love a monogrammed tray! I was given a lovely but rather expensive lucite one for Mother’s Day last year (how did they know?), and as I didn’t want to … Continue reading

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🍷recap🍷”I Need a Happy Pill” – Project Runway Season 11

Did you see “The Perks of Being a Wallflower”? I haven’t yet, but I did read the book (pretty good). The trailer alone was enough for me – the scene where the kid in the football stands shouts “Be aggressive! … Continue reading

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📋top 5📋 Valentines For Kids

I like to make Valentine’s with (for, as often as not) my kids. Here are my top 5 favorite Valentine ideas from around the blogosphere… 1. Moustache Printable, from BrixtonLife Source: brixtonlife.blogspot.com via Elizabeth on Pinterest   2. You Rock … Continue reading

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💡project💡 The Raisin Elevator

  We made a raisin elevator today. Well, actually a Craisin elevator, I guess. You need a tall(ish) glass, a can of clear soda, and some raisins (or raisiny products). Fill the glass with soda and drop in some raisins. … Continue reading

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{cook} What’s For Dinner Wednesday – Kitchen Sink Migas

I made a sort of Moroccan beef stew the other night, thinking it would be great to blog about, except it turned out horrible because I followed the instructions. I really should have done it in my pressure cooker – … Continue reading

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