Monthly Archives: February 2013

and in this closet…

Slowly but surely I’m recovering from whatever bug I caught over the weekend.  I feel better than I did yesterday, and here’s to hoping I feel better tomorrow! While I still felt decent on Sunday, I reorganized my craft supplies … Continue reading

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Brown Sugar Salmon with Roasted Red Potatoes and Asparagus

I hope everyone had a great weekend! I know I did.  Unfortunately, now I’m not feeling so great.  Everyone around me has been sick for months, and I thought I escaped it this year.  Guess not.  Hopefully though, my Echinacea … Continue reading

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hiking in the desert

Oh, what a day! I spent the day hiking with a girlfriend and the Sierra Club in the outskirts of Phoenix.  It is always so refreshing to get out in nature and get my workout on, and with a good … Continue reading

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Staying Connected

My husband and I have been working opposite schedules the last few weeks with no end in sight. While I’m beyond grateful we both have work when so many people are without, the time away from each other is starting … Continue reading

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grillin’ with my honey

I haven’t been cooking much lately, since my husband and I are on opposite schedules right now.  It’s just not as enticing to cook only for yourself!  BUT, Sunday we were finally together for dinner, so I decided to fire up … Continue reading

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and now, for the kitchen sink

I hope everyone had a great weekend! Ours was nice and relaxing, even somewhat productive. After running errands and doing some light chores today, I decided to tackle yet another to do: the kitchen sink. It’s become quite stained and … Continue reading

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Dax, a budding green thumb…

It’s been a long week! I’ve got a pretty mellow weekend planned so I’m hoping to write a little more in the next few days than I have been. In the meantime, I thought I’d share some pictures of my … Continue reading

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Crafting With M

I can hardly believe it is only Tuesday! For some reason, I kept thinking today was Thursday.  What a sad moment when I realized my mistake.  Ah, well.  The week will progress, and I’m grateful for this day… Yesterday was … Continue reading

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Birthday Sleepovers

Each year, some of our nieces and nephews stay the night for their birthday, and they get to pick something to do as their gift.  With so many kids in our family, it’s tough to get everyone in on the … Continue reading

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getting my mentor on

I had such a great day! My morning exercise class was challenging but fun, work went by quick, I had an hysterical conversation with a friend about her “pretend husband” who reappears regularly in her dreams — with a full-on … Continue reading

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Pot Rack to Pretty

I hope everyone had a great Superbowl Sunday! I know we did, spending time with my husband’s family, watching the game and laughing at commercials.  I’m sure everyone is Superbowled out, so I’m going to move right along.  While searching … Continue reading

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walking on walls

Aaaah, Friday, how I love you! I’m sitting here with my plumeria candle burning, wine glass in hand, getting ready to hit the couch and DVR and thought I would add a quick post to start the weekend off right. … Continue reading

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