Did you catch the Yogi Berra reference? Okay, I must admit that my attempt at establishing an event less than 48 hours ahead of time was too big a challenge for even the internet. Several blogging buddies have mentioned that they wanted to participate, but just didn’t have enough time. I have learned a valuable lesson. [Read On]
It was pointed out to us that we should have a badge for our Second Tuesdays Déjà Food event. (I’m looking at you White on Rice Couple!) So, here it is. Eherm, I think it is anyway. Not so sure what a badge is, but this looks badgy to me.
And yes, there’s a prize! (See below) Here at Foodie With Family we- Rebecca and Valerie- love leftovers. They let us get creative with ingredients, minimize food waste, save money, try new flavor combinations without risk (You got one meal out of this already, right? Take a chance!), and save time. And they do the laundry. (No, wait, that’s [Read On]
Yesterday morning, while studiously avoiding anything resembling housework by noodling around on the computer, I saw that Michelle, over at Thursday Night Smackdown, was having a “First Thursday Smackdown” event. The rules? Simply make something you’ve never made from your collection of cookbooks or magazines. Righto! I was up for a challenge. I broke out [Read On]
Ty needed some new summer shoes. I scoured the internet for bargains. It ain’t cheap to shoe 5 kids, let me tell you. I briefly toyed with the idea of learning to make shoes and then came to my senses and clicked my way over to eBay. Two minutes later I had purchased a bright [Read On]
I’ve been experimenting lately with trying to motivate the kids into helping me keep the house cleaner. I was slightly tired of having things stick to my feet as I walked through the house and having to move multiple bionicles in order to find a seat on the couch. I think I have finally stumbled [Read On]
A Caramel Apple Cheesecake with a layer of dulce de leche hidden in the Grand Marnier Cheesecake. This one’s a white chocolate caramel latte cheesecake with white chocolate mousse. I am, for all intents and purposes, mourning the loss of my cheesecake portfolio. All the pictures I [Read On]
I was feeling mighty sorry for myself yesterday after a much anticipated trip to my old home turf, Michigan, fell victim to the astronomical gas prices. After moping around I decided to do something constructive and distract myself. Did I do what a self-respecting hausfrau should? Did I clean the cupboards, scrub the floors, [Read On]