Tagged with holidays

We’re all winners at heart…

…but congrats to Tamara because she’s the BIG winner! She won the 100th Post Freebie Basket! I hope you love everything in it as much as I do. 🙂 It’ll be a very busy week for us with Thanksgiving here! Our (my) family from Vermont/Florida starts arriving tomorrow. I haven’t seen most of them since … Continue reading

Chocolate Chip Pumpkin Bread – 4PP

Chocolate Chip Pumpkin Bread – 4PP

RO commented in a baking post about how her “me time” typically involves baking. I realized how right she was and how cathartic baking is for me. My Sister In Law, Terri has been a total God send through this whole process. I know she loves Chocolate Chip Pumpkin Bread so I thought I’d make … Continue reading


I’ll admit it, I lost all motivation throughout the Holidays. I blame most of this on bourbon and a lack of exercise and baking – oh the baking… I mean seriously – I made that. I’m not a huge sweets person, but I taste as I cook and ffs – it adds up. That was … Continue reading

The Little Things…

I have a part of me that I call my “fat pack” it is where I am 100% the most insecure in my appearance. My lower ab, my pooch, my fat pack, my front butt, my arch nemesis. It’s the first thing I see in the mirror and the last thing I want anyone else to … Continue reading

Put The Fork Down

Oh Thanksgiving – what have you done to me? You’ve left me a bloated, hungover, over fed, and a full full mess. Kevin and I took the week off of work and had a “staycation” that involved copious drinking and eating. It was delightful. I cook. I cook well. I cook healthy well and I cook … Continue reading