Happy Happiest Fall

Anyone who knows me is aware, I live for eggnog and pumpkin season. Well guess what, I found my first batch of nog, yes. It’s a beautiful Fall day in the Pacific Northwest so I off course got up and put on the crockpot full of Mississippi chicken and yep Punkin Eggnog cake. You allContinue reading “Happy Happiest Fall”

Paella adventures

You all know I love to cook, I picked up a new paelo cookbook last week and decided the paella recipe sounded great. So here it is, I used chicken sausage instead of pork and supplemented with a whole gang of Thai chilies to spice it up. I loved it and it was the firstContinue reading “Paella adventures”

Goodbye little ugly kitchen

What do you do when your spouse is out of town for work? Remodel. I have stated before how much I loathe the kitchen in our house. I am way to short to reach ANY of the cabinets and the pink tile floor in conjunction with the brown and white mosaic floor is not beautiful.Continue reading “Goodbye little ugly kitchen”

Kitchen redo 101

When we moved into our house the first thing out of my mouth was holy yellow oak, and who would put a cabinet in the middle of a breakfast bar, so dumb. So this week it was redone. I am cheap i admit it and i also love to paint so the choice was easy.Continue reading “Kitchen redo 101”

Let’s talk turkey

Every year we have Thanksgiving at our house for two reasons first our kids won’t go anywhere else to eat because they say the food is nasty and we have no friends. You think I’m kidding but I’m not. My husband and I have been together almost 30 years and I can count our friendsContinue reading “Let’s talk turkey”