WHO LIKES LASAGNA?

There are so many different ways to make lasagna.  Since I’m half Greek… I have to say that my absolute favorite is Pastitsio.  Even thought it’s not called “lasagna” it is a delicious pasta dish. Just recently I enjoyed an amazing Pastitsio dinner at a nearby Greek Festival.  Local festivals are so much fun and the food […]

Burlap + Mason Jars = LOVE IT!

If you are like me and love mason jars… then you are going to love this easy DIY.  Simply wrap a piece of burlap around a mason jar, add twine, top off with an adorable colored straw and fill with a beverage of your choice.  I’m thinking apple cider would be the perfect beverage in […]

WHO LIKES APPLES?

Tis the season!  It’s fall here in New England but I have to say these last couple of days felt like summer with 90 degree weather.  Thankfully, it has finally cooled down but it still doesn’t feel like fall. Today I wanted to share a fun find about candy apples.  The picture below isn’t what you think.  A […]

I DON’T KNOW ABOUT YOU…

BUT I LOVE WHOOPIE PIES – There is something about the fall that reminds me it’s time to warm up the oven and bake a big batch of old fashion WHOOPIE PIES.  Maybe it’s the cool crisp air that puts me in the mood but whatever it is I absolutely love making them.  My kids […]

EASY CHOCOLATE CHIP COOKIES

For some reason my kids were begging for chocolate chip cookies yesterday.  No clue why since they had choc chips in their pancakes that morning.  In any case, I eventually gave in knowing they had a day off from school. I wasn’t in the mood to make cookies from scratch so I looked on Pinterest […]

30 Things to Stop Doing to Yourself

This list is so true and well worth taking a couple of minutes to read.  I read it from Lesley Carter’s blog and new I had to share. 30 THINGS TO STOP DOING TO YOURSELF Written by:  Marc Chernoff. As Maria Robinson once said, “Nobody can go back and start a new beginning, but anyone […]

BLUE DECORATING

A SPLASH OF BLUE IS ALWAYS WELCOME – from houzz.com http://www.houzz.com/photos/606795/Adrienne-Chinn-Design-traditional-kitchen-London http://www.houzz.com/photos/116584/Blue-Powder-Bath-Remodel-traditional-powder-room-Houston http://www.houzz.com/photos/33274/New-Kitchen-traditional-kitchen-boston http://www.houzz.com/photos/76190/Acadian-Home-traditional-porch-Birmingham http://www.houzz.com/photos/1229579/Edward-Postiff-Interiors-traditional-bedroom-Detroit http://www.houzz.com/photos/188997/Crisp-Architects-traditional-spaces-new-York http://www.houzz.com/photos/201769/Wm-Ohs-Hampton-Classics-traditional-kitchen-Denver http://www.houzz.com/photos/405206/Habor-Cottage–Maine-contemporary-family-room-portland-maine http://www.houzz.com/photos/333946/misc–traditional-family-room-san-diego http://www.houzz.com/photos/2405013/Rustic-Chic-Masculine-Bedroom-Design-eclectic-living-room-boston http://www.houzz.com/photos/2004030/Nantucket-Summer-Home-traditional-entry-boston http://www.houzz.com/photos/339752/Exterior-traditional-exterior-Philadelphia http://www.houzz.com/photos/218430/Decorate-by-Holly-Becker-and-Joanna-Copestick-spaces http://www.houzz.com/photos/51981/Frenchflair-traditional-landscape-Vancouver