Monthly Archives: July 2012

30 Before 30 Project Update: Halfway There!

I’m at the halfway point between when I originally posted my 30 Before 30 Project and my 30th birthday. So, with 91 days done and 81 to go, here the update on my 30 Before 30 Project: Donate to two … Continue reading

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Recipe: Easy Greek Salad

I know Greek salad doesn’t exactly require a recipe but there is something special about this one. Not only is it super simple and a snap to make, it is a crowd pleaser and will look like you spent way … Continue reading

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Recipe: Classic Cheesecake

Cheesecake can be done in so many delicious and different ways, it’s rare that I actually want a basic version of it. However, sometimes going back to basics is the best way to honor a classic, which was the inspiration … Continue reading

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John’s Surprise Date Day

One of the things on my 30 Before 30 Project list that I was most looking forward to doing was “Number 6. Plan an entire surprise date day for my husband.” By the time I got my act together and … Continue reading

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Adventures in Scrapbooking

One of my 30 Before 30 Project items that has been nagging me since I wrote the list has been Number 8. Organize my memory box and create scrapbooks for the last several years. I knew the state of affairs … Continue reading

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Use It Tuesday: Blog Props

I read over 100 different food/recipe themed blogs every week. They keep me inspired and motivated in the kitchen when I can’t think of anything to make besides tuna. The other, and maybe bigger, reason I love foodie blogs so … Continue reading

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Recipe: Toasted Coconut Ice Cream

Summer is here, time for ice cream! What better flavor to indulge in than coconut? It’s tropical, summery, rich, and sweet. Let’s go! Domestocrat’s Toasted Coconut Ice Cream 1.5 cups shredded, sweetened coconut 3/4 cup sugar 4 cups 2% milk … Continue reading

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