Monthly Archives: February 2012

Things I Love: Spring 2012 Nail Polish

At almost exactly this time last year I wrote a post on how pretty nail polish helps me beat the winter blues. Trivial? Yeah. But the fun new colors conjure springtime just when I need it. Not to mention a … Continue reading

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Recipe: A Quick Pickle

I have briefly dabbled in canning, pickling, and preserving. My goal this summer is to do a lot more. Over the weekend John and I came across a recipe that required some pickled veggies (I’ll share the full recipe later … Continue reading

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Recipe: Potato Feta Gyros

I was looking for something healthy to make John and I last weekend and consulted my Archive of Bookmarks (it’s getting out of control). I found Shutterbean’s Potato Feta Gyros and headed out to get ingredients! I got the potatoes … Continue reading

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The Weekend In Pictures

This weekend I took a tour of Fenway Park, ate BBQ, saw my husband’s improv show, had a nice Italian dinner with my in-laws, marveled at the contents of my weekend bag (mostly tissues and lipgloss), chopped a ton of … Continue reading

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Behind The Scenes of Blogging

Blogging is a labor of love. Anyone who writes consistently about something they are passionate about is probably working their butt off. I am in total awe of my favorite bloggers (Joy The Baker, Shutterbean, Daily Garnish) for somehow managing … Continue reading

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Recipe: Guilt Free Chicken, Broccoli, Ziti

We ate a lot of chicken, broccoli, ziti when I was a kid. I love the stuff. But it’s usually coated in a super heavy alfredo sauce or butter/oil combination. Not super healthy. I’ve been making my own healthy version … Continue reading

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DIY: Antique Crate Shelving

When John and I made over our living room we moved many of the books in our office out into our new living room shelving. We ended up getting rid of the big bookcase we had in our office because … Continue reading

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