Easy Marinara Sauce

January 7, 2014

Which one of you broke national the heater? Someone did because we’re all shivering in our Uggs. I don’t know about y’all but I’m not built for this cold weather. The boys are spot on when the say, “If it’s this cold there should at least be snow.” On the bright side fluffy sweaters and […]

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Rekindling A Love Affair, Confessions & New Venture!

January 2, 2014
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I did it. Finally. Irrevocably. There is no turning back now. Its sink or swim time for sure. Can you guys tell I’m anxious? Seriously, my nails are suffering miserably right now. Oh well chin up, deep breathes here I go. As most of you know, I have dabbled in art my entire life. I […]

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Devoted to a New Year

January 2, 2014
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Its funny how opposite Daniel and I are, we’ve been together so long that sometimes I completely forget our differences. Most New Year’s Eves I am brimming with anticipation wondering what adventures the year will bring. What will we learn, how will we change and grow especially the boys because they seem to be transforming […]

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Chocolate Peanut Butter Cheesecake

December 14, 2013
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Evidently, I need to listen to my boys more often because they think of AMAZING flavor combinations! If there is one recipe you choose to try of ours this year, this would be it.

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Cinnamon Cookie Brittle

December 11, 2013
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Did y’all know that there are only two weeks left until Christmas?! Seriously only two weeks! Time truly does fly when you’re having fun. Between Thanksgiving, Patch’s birthday and holiday parties in full swing our kitchen hasn’t seen a moment of peace. Trust me it’s not complaining…much. I did notice something though, I seem to have […]

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Feta Olive Cheese Straws

November 30, 2013
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There are a couple of travel posts still in the works but the overwhelming urge to bake had to be heeded, especially since the holiday season is officially in swing with our annual Bake Friday now under our belt. Bake Friday is a tradition the boys and I celebrate in order to kick off the […]

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CJ’s Sea Shop ~ Sea Glass Jewelry

November 18, 2013
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I love the sea and the sea loves me. That little rhyme sing songs its way through my head most days yet has been constantly repeating itself here in Barbados. I am going to miss these calm west coast Bajan waves lapping at the deck. Their turquoise blue waters are simply mesmerizing, there’s no other […]

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Vegetable Pork Soup with Cuban Seasonings

November 13, 2013
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I heard a crazy rumor that it’s a little chilly back in the states. Okay not just chilly but downright cold. Evidently, there was even snow sighted at our home last night. Looks like Surferboy and I skipped down at just the right time. Well I suppose this would be a lovely opportunity to share […]

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Sunsets and Sailboats ~ Barbados

November 11, 2013
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It is a gift beyond measure when you have friends who live in paradise and are willing to share their little slice of heaven with you for ten days. Arriving in Barbados was exactly as I’d always imagined it would be full of bright cheer, warmth and surrounded by lyrical voices. Music seems to live […]

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Surf Trip Essentials His & Hers

November 8, 2013
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Surferboy and I are Barbados bound! If you read this post a while back then you will know that I am giddy beyond belief today! The only damper on my unbridled bliss is that the boys couldn’t make this trip with us. Seriously, we really wish that they could have but ten days out of […]

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