Monthly Archives: April 2012

May Task List

This time last year I was on my way to Mexico and instead now I’m back at home working on about 10 projects at once. It’s easy to get caught up on yardwork this time of year and forget about … Continue reading

Posted in Household | Tagged | 1 Comment

Chocolate Fondue

I’m in a fondue mood because I keep meaning to try Stone Cellar Fondue in St. Charles, Missouri. I was hoping to get over there this weekend to celebrate a mini-anniversary (my first date with my husband was 9 years … Continue reading

Pin It
Posted in Food | Tagged , | 3 Comments

Bulk Cooking: Potatoes

The hot weather finally calmed down but I don’t trust it will stay away for long so I wanted to make this next recipe before summer really sets in. The hour of baking for this recipe means you do not … Continue reading

Pin It
Posted in Food | Tagged , , , , | 2 Comments

Fireplace Plans

Last week I shared my flower bed plans. I’m happy to say that all of the planned plants are in the ground. We still have a planter to build and one corner to add some height in with plants but … Continue reading

Posted in Home Renovation | Tagged , , | 2 Comments

Pudding Parfaits

I always seem to buy too many bananas. If I buy 6 I eat 3. If I buy 3 I eat 1. I hate letting them go to waste so they always end up in my freezer for a batch … Continue reading

Pin It
Posted in Food | Tagged , , | 1 Comment

Top 10 Kitchen Tools

┬áCentsational Girl is having everyone share their favorite kitchen gadgets and I wanted to make sure I chipped in. When I was getting married I was also moving into an empty house with no kitchen. I had never lived on … Continue reading

Pin It
Posted in Household | Tagged | 2 Comments

Garden Design

If you remember, my husband and I built ourselves a retaining wall. I’m happy to tell you that it’s been up a week and it hasn’t fallen down so clearly we did something right. This weekend my husband and I … Continue reading

Posted in Gardening | Tagged , | 4 Comments

Going Nautical

I mentioned in another post how I love Katie Daisy’s whimsical creations. I’m starting to plan out some artwork purchases and I decided to create an image board to help me see how her pieces would work with some ideas … Continue reading

Pin It
Posted in Household | Tagged , , , | 1 Comment

Frozen Cookie Pie

Do any of you remember those Polar Pizzas or Treatzza Pizzas from Dairy Queen or Baskin Robbins back in the 90s? If you don’t, you missed out. The ice cream pizzas usually had an Oreo or cookie crust, some ice … Continue reading

Pin It
Posted in Food | Tagged , | Leave a comment

Making a retaining wall

This past week my husband and I decided to tackle our front flower bed. It hadn’t been maintained very well before we bought the house and there were some massive bushes taking over. The garden we tackled this weekend is … Continue reading

Related Posts Plugin for WordPress, Blogger...Pin It
Posted in Gardening | Tagged , | 6 Comments