Garlic Vinaigrette

Sharing my favorite salad dressing that I made for tonight’s dinner.  A few friends are coming by to have pizza and salad.  One of my favorite meals! This vinaigrette is amazing, and foolproof. Seriously, anyone can make this and the results are always the same…  YUM. Garlic Vinaigrette 1 small clove garlic, minced 2 tablespoons balsamic vinegar … More Garlic Vinaigrette

Disney World Resorts and Flights Booked!

Hey Everyone! I’ve got the Disney bug pretty fierce this go around! -no, it’s really bad. Every free chance I get I am researching and pinning Disney related ideas trying to figuring out how to trump the Christmas present presentation from last time. Also, with life so hectically disrupted over the past month or more, I think it’s compounding … More Disney World Resorts and Flights Booked!

Candy Sushi

Candy Sushi You will need to make a batch of Rice Krispies Treats. The recipe is as follows: 3 tbsp butter 1 10oz package of marshmallows 6 cups of dry Rice Krispies In a large sauce pan, melt the butter slowly, add in the marshmallows, and melt completely. Add in the cereal and mix well. Then … More Candy Sushi

A Kokeshi Birthday

Happy birthday to my September girls! We celebrated the girls this weekend with a super fun birthday theme, a Kokeshi Birthday! The girls had one request for their birthday party this year, well two. One was that they wanted a jumpy house, and the other was to have Chinese food! Which is how I came … More A Kokeshi Birthday

Vanilla Frosting

Vanilla Frosting 1 cup shortening 3 cups confectioners sugar 1 tbsp vanilla extract 3 tbsp tepid water In a mixing bowl, place the sugar and the shortening, turn on the mixer on medium. Then add in the water until the frosting is at the consistency you like, less stiff for frosting cakes and more stiff … More Vanilla Frosting

Twelve Years Ago

Some throwbacks I have saved on my ipad photo album: It was a wonderful day, and I love looking back at all the love, family and fun we had.   Our honeymoon fun!   AND TODAY: Our oldest daughter’s card, a portrait of us from our special day!