Blog Awards and Challenges · Other good stuff

Reblog: Meet and Greet

Originally posted on Dream Big, Dream Often:
? It’s the Meet and Greet weekend everyone!! ?Strap on your party shoes and join the fun! ? Ok so here are the rules: Leave a link to your page or post in the comments of this post. Reblog this post.? It helps you, it helps me, it…

Food · Salads · Sides and Veggies

Sweet Potato Salad

I brought this colorful dish to Easter dinner. I think I enjoyed this more than anyone else there because I brought most of it home. I really did like it though, and I’m going to make it again. It worked well for a potluck since it didn’t require any reheating. I also liked that it changed… Continue reading Sweet Potato Salad

Other good stuff · Week in Review

Week in Review 4/21/17

I hope everyone had a great week. Thanks for checking out my weekly series, Week in Review, posted every Friday. Enjoy a recap of how the week went down and tell me about yours.   1) What’s gotten my attention this week? First Woman To Wear A Boston Bib Races Again, 50 Years Later. I can be… Continue reading Week in Review 4/21/17

Gardening · Other good stuff

Our Deep Mulch Garden and Other Updates

This year we are trying the deep mulch method for our little garden. Last fall we put down a few layers of newspaper where we wanted our plot to be this spring. Then we saved and piled on all of our grass clippings. Most of the grass under the newspaper/grass clippings died by the time spring got… Continue reading Our Deep Mulch Garden and Other Updates

Family

My Family’s Non-Bucket List Spring/Summer Bucket List

Okay here’s the thing. I HATE the term “bucket list” to describe things that are in fact not bucket lists. It’s just a weird personal pet peeve. I think of bucket lists as greater things you want to do before you die, like seeing the pyramids, instead of short term things you want to do,… Continue reading My Family’s Non-Bucket List Spring/Summer Bucket List

Other good stuff · Week in Review

Week in Review 4/14/17

I hope everyone had a great week. Thanks for checking out my weekly series, Week in Review, posted every Friday. Enjoy a recap of how the week went down and tell me about yours.   1) What’s gotten my attention this week? Trader Joe’s. Yeah I am like 2 million years late to this party. The first… Continue reading Week in Review 4/14/17

Food · Sandwiches

Celebrate National Grilled Cheese Day with Grownup Twists

Happy National Grilled Cheese Day! Celebrate with trying one of these grown up grilled cheese tips or one of the recipes listed below.   Tips for turning a grilled cheese sandwich into being worthy of a grownup meal: Use good quality bread. I like using slices of French or Italian breads. Don’t waste the heels!… Continue reading Celebrate National Grilled Cheese Day with Grownup Twists