My friends are hosting a Valenwine’s Party tonight to celebrate Valentine’s Day with wine tasting. Most people think of cheese and crackers and other charcuteries, but I go straight to the cupcakes. When I found this recipe for Blackberry Cabernet Cupcakes, I knew what I’d be taking to the party.
The first bottle of … [Read More]
Usually, it's a chilly, rainy, dreary day that calls for Grilled Cheese & Soup. But sometimes, even summer days can call for a simple, cozy meal - especially when you've just returned from vacation.So, here is the post-Colorado Home Again Grilled Cheese Sandwich Combo. Ohio-style.Sandwich made with Muenster cheese … [Read More]
Today became "Use Up All the Gift Cards Weighing Down Your Wallet" Day.
Fueled by a scrambled egg/bacon/English muffin breakfast from The Shore Restaurant followed by a couple of West End Tavern Bloody Marys, we headed to Great Northern Mall.
First stop: DSW, where I stretched a $25 gift card (and then some) into … [Read More...]
I guess I never realized any negative stigma associated with my larger-than-average feet. My mom, my sisters and I wear the same size — somewhere between a 9 and 10 — so there were always plenty of shoes in the house to go around. For us, this was normal. But apparently, a lot of big-footed girls get touchy about the … [Read More...]