Monthly Archives: October 2011

Recipe: Apple Potato Latkes

After our annual apple picking trip we had a bounty of apples to create recipes with. So this week Domestocrat going to feature all apple recipes. I’ve made a ton of unique recipes that I hope you enjoy. I wanted … Continue reading

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Versatile Blogger Award!

My lovely coworker Jenny over at House Full of Pretty awarded me with a “Versatile Blogger Award” yesterday on HFoP. How sweet is she?! So, in the interest of paying it forward, I decided to partake! The rules of the … Continue reading

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Thing I Love Thursday

It’s a good day when you come home to a package from the King Arthur Flour Company. Enclosed were my last three birthday presents from John. (I, obviously, picked them out. As brilliant as my husband is, I’m sure he … Continue reading

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8th Annual Birthday Apple Picking Trip

When it came to my birthday plans this year I focused mainly on our trip to Chicago. I didn’t forget about my annual apple picking trip though and was really excited for it. Instead of planning a whole new adventure … Continue reading

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Chicago Vacation Recap

Day One -We arrive in Chicago to pouring rain, we visit the Museum of Contemporary Photography, the Chicago Architecture Foundation, the Chicago Art Institute, The Bean, have amazing tortas for lunch, and go to the 6th best restaurant in the … Continue reading

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Chicago Trip: Day Three

Our final day in Chicago was Saturday, October 15th – my actual birthday! We were up early and on the train headed north to Lincoln Park. Our first stop was the famed Chicago Bagel Authority. The bagels were amazing. They … Continue reading

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Chicago Trip: Day Two

John and I were up early to walk down to the Chicago River for an Architecture Cruise that the Chicago Architecture Foundation is famous for. It was chilly on the water in the upper deck of the boat but the … Continue reading

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