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Barefoot Contessa – Where Are Your Shoes?

Barefoot Contessa – Where Are Your Shoes?

I’m not a big TV person, but I may just be a Food Network addict. When most kids were watching cartoons and Nickelodeon, I was tuned-in to Food Network watching Paula Deen throw pounds of butter into anything simmering on the stove. That being said, Food Network is now usually playing in the background when … Continue reading

Social Etiquette: Normal or Neurotic?

Social Etiquette: Normal or Neurotic?

Alright, my mother and I have some pretty incredible women in our lives. Aunts, mothers, grandmothers, sisters, cousins and friends all influence us every single day even if they don’t realize it. My mother and I are starting to notice some funny “social etiquette” quirks that we’ve subconsciously absorbed over the years from said ladies. … Continue reading

Drama Queen Post: I’m Giving Up Sugar

Drama Queen Post: I’m Giving Up Sugar

You heard me: I’m giving up sugar. I’m starting to think that I have a pretty unhealthy relationship with sugar. And when I say relationship, I mean like an eighth grade girl obsessed with her first cute boyfriend. Now I’m not doodling cakes and cookies on my binders and signing notes “Mrs. Kaitie Tiramisu”, but … Continue reading

Food Bucket List

Food Bucket List

Here are some random/quirky/interesting foods I’ve stumbled across once or twice that I need to make! I consider this my Food Bucket List and will be adding/updating often. In no particular order… Savory/Main Course: Pad Thai Tofu Shirataki Noodles Anything with Quinoa Spring Rolls with Peanut Sauce Spam Sushi (Oh, yes. This is real.) Pretzel … Continue reading

Gypsy Urges and Vintage Camper Dreamin’

Gypsy Urges and Vintage Camper Dreamin’

I want to own a vintage camper. Plain and simple. It’s been a while since I’ve had a giant project (painting/decorating my parents’ den in their house, organizing nearly all aspects of my life, planning mega trips with friends, etc.) Maybe I’m just a little antsy due to my lack of current renovation and DIY … Continue reading