After a long winter of cold and snow, springtime is more than welcome!
For all you prankster’s, I’m reposting this article from 2013 –
Growing up no one could surprise me or pull one over on me. Well, one time by my sweet sister Jackie involving peanut butter….
There’s something amazing about fresh homemade hummus! Good things happen when garlic, lemon and cumin come together. Its quick to make, great in sandwiches and perfect with fresh vegetables in your packed lunches. Keep extra products on hand for unexpected guests, you can wow them with your mad kitchen skills! Continue reading
We had the honor of attending the first ever Minnesota Wedding Video Awards on March 1st on the 50th floor of the IDS. We watched the ten top wedding videos and got to relive our Daughter Chelsie and new Son in law Ryan’s amazing day! Thank you so much to Joel, Clay and Weddings MN.com for the nomination and amazing work!
I am a quilter that loves batiks and paper piecing, so when I saw this gorgeous pattern by Valeri Wells I knew I had to make it. She designed it for their 2006 Sisters outdoor quilt show as a raffle quilt. It was inspired by the landscape around Sisters, Oregon. Pattern can be purchased through The Stitchen’ Post.
I LOVE random acts of kindness and today our Niece’s husband did just that.
After reading about it on Cherie’s FaceBook this morning I felt it was newsworthy. Interestingly enough every version has him listed as the “passerby”. In a world where there is nothing but horrible things to report on T.V. how is it that this story isn’t something to give someone credit where credit is due?
His name is Eric Southerland. He didn’t think twice to bust out a window with his bare hand to save a motionless elderly woman on a cold Monday morning. Continue reading
I will always believe that home made gifts are the very best. You know that the person that made it for you took the time to really think about what is special to you and trust me, you can’t go to a store and get the same results.
I brought home a bag of broccoli slaw determined to come up with something interesting with it. My Daughter Allie suggested we use it in place of the broccoli florets in a favorite salad we’ve made forever. I whipped it up and it was DEVOURED- really delicious!- Nice job Aller <3