Monthly Archives: April 2011

Bridespiration

This week I kept hearing so many people complain about the Royal Wedding, how it’s not that big of a deal in the States, and why do we care. But I totally disagree. I think we’re enraptured by the drama: … Continue reading

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Restaurant Review: Blackstrap BBQ in Winthrop, MA

John and I are barbecue fiends, as you know. Heck, we even travel all over the country to get the stuff. However there are plenty of local BBQ places that we still have yet to try. Next up on our … Continue reading

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Recipe: The Easiest And Yummiest Pasta Salad Ever

I love pasta salad. It always reminds me of summer, you can make it with any on-hand pantry ingredients, and you can totally make it ahead of time. Pasta salad is also a great side to an exclusively meat based … Continue reading

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Getting Hitched: 4 Weeks Out Edition, or The Deluge

Depending on how long you’ve been planning your wedding (15 months now for us) and how organized you are, by the time you’re 4 weeks from The Big Day, you should pretty much have everything done. All the big stuff … Continue reading

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Recipe: Mashed Sweet Potatoes

We are a household of mashed potato lovers, it’s no secret. So when John shockingly requested mashed sweet potatoes as a side dish to dinner this week I was happy to take on a new version of a classic. Mashed … Continue reading

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Recipe Reboot: Muesli Bars

Occasionally it’s time to reboot a recipe. So on Sunday morning I hunkered down with some breakfast, my laptop, a cat at my feet and got to work rebooting my favorite muesli bars recipe. The reboot isn’t earth shattering but … Continue reading

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Getting Hitched: 38 Days Out Edition

“I can’t remember all the times I tried to tell myself to hold on to these moments as they pass.” When I was in high school this Counting Crows lyric peppered all of those bittersweet moments of growing up and … Continue reading

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