date night in outfit

My husband and I celebrated our 15 year dating anniversary a little bit ago, and though some find it silly to celebrate, we always make it a point to do so.  We had a babysitter planned, booked 6 weeks in advance, and were going to have a long long date…

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the world needs a bowl of chicken noodles right now

I posted this recipe years ago, but I thought I’d do a refresh of it, because I always modify my recipes just a bit and think they get a lil better over time.  This recipe is a combo of my mom’s chicken noodles, my dad’s chicken noodles, and my own.…

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grocery store prep amidst COVID-19

Let’s talk pantry staple items and what you should be grabbing at the grocery store if you do an order or a run. Canned goods (soups, sauces like spaghetti or pesto, even pizza sauce, canned vegetables and beans) Dried pasta (+ butter + cheese) – I say this because if…

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beef n noodles

what’s homey-er than a nice warm bowl of beef n noodles? I’ll keep this highly requested recipe short and sweet!  The ingredients are approximations, as I don’t measure when I cook – but you should taste as you go to adjust seasoning.  Always add less seasoning than you think because…

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dining room transformation

Hey there, hi there! Today I wanted to share the before and after photos of our dining room rehab.  You really have to look closely at the before pictures to be able to see all that was changed – it’s in a lot of the details that one might not…

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