5 Things: Marvelous Moms Edition

  Happy Friday and a very Happy Mother\’s Day to all you motherly folks out there! Hope you all had a great week much like these nurses who were honored by the patients they saved.  And guess what? It\’s Friday, my friends! That means that we\’re getting closer to that day where we get toContinue reading “5 Things: Marvelous Moms Edition”

5 Things: A Prince for All Seasons Edition

  Happy Friday! Hope you all had a wonderful week and that the good weather is forthcoming. It\’s been a windy spell here which is a bit of added havoc for allergy season. Staying indoors has been the name of the game! Well, even if you, too, are allergy-plagued this week, we\’ve arrived at theContinue reading “5 Things: A Prince for All Seasons Edition”

5 Things: Cabin Fever Week 10

Happy Friday! Hope you all had a great week even though most of your internet search history was devoted to face masks and baking ingredient replacements. And, possibly, how to buy stock in Fleishmann\’s because everyone is baking their own bread. (Do they even sell yeast company stock?) Fortunately, it appears that the world isContinue reading “5 Things: Cabin Fever Week 10”

5 Things: Cabin Fever Edition Week 6

Happy Friday! Hope you all had a great week like the healthcare workers who received a little help from a clever 12-year-old and his 3D printer. It\’s just the little touch of relief in a chaotic situation that means the world to someone. I sincerely hope that you had a moment like that this week…Continue reading “5 Things: Cabin Fever Edition Week 6”

5 Things: Laugh, Read, Bake Edition

Happy Friday! Hope you all had a great week like the six (count them, SIX) young men who were adopted by one brave lady! One nephew at a time is about all I can handle but six boys at once? Permanently? She\’s a very special person! Well, even if you have six boys in yourContinue reading “5 Things: Laugh, Read, Bake Edition”

Advent Calendar 2019: Day 19

Good morning! It\’s Friday Eve and Christmas is creeping (or sprinting) ever closer. At the office this week, we all talked about abbreviated schedules so that everyone can have some family time. That seemed to make it more real that Christmas was actually less than a week away. In the last week, we had aContinue reading “Advent Calendar 2019: Day 19”

Advent Calendar 2019: Day 15

Good morning! And just when you thought there weren\’t enough sweet treats in your house, it\’s National Cupcake Day! I\’m not sure why cupcakes needed to be celebrated in December but why not? That lemon cupcake recipe just sounded amazing. Maybe we\’ll mix up our cookie game this year and spread some lemony goodness around toContinue reading “Advent Calendar 2019: Day 15”

Advent Calendar 2019: Day 11

Good morning and happy #HumpDay! Halfway through the week, my friends. This time of the year, our family is gearing up for a Saturday of cookie baking with the kids. It\’s reminiscent of when my grandmother was alive and we would take a whole afternoon to help her make Cuccidati (fig cookies) among others. TheseContinue reading “Advent Calendar 2019: Day 11”

5 Things: Modern Potato Edition

Happy Friday! Hope you all had a great week. Sort of like the people who were able to get out their frustrations in pillow fight clubs… Unfortunately, I\’ve just broken the first rule of Pillow Fight Club but it\’s probably worth it. Now if we could only solve our arguments with a good pillow fight!Continue reading “5 Things: Modern Potato Edition”

5 Things: Costco Salmon Tart Edition

Happy Friday! Hope you all had a great week like a man whose life was saved by the spectacular feats of some strangers… he was so grateful that he posted signs to thank them! It had to be nice for the folks who rushed to his aid to know that he was alive and wellContinue reading “5 Things: Costco Salmon Tart Edition”