Protecting the garden with a shade/screen

Happy Friday everyone! I hope you are all gearing up for some fun for this long Labor Day weekend. Although I have to admit: our household isn’t getting a long weekend ....more

Barre Beauty

It’s been a while since I posted a style roundup of sorts. But I’m back today. I’ve mentioned before that because I am working from home now, my fashion budget is going a bit more toward my loungewear and activewear ....more

Baked Vegetable Egg Rolls

Soooooooooo raise your hand if you’ve ever found yourself a wee bit fixated on using a particular ingredient/dish in your kitchen. Is your hand raised? Because both of mine are ....more

Deconstructed Egg Rolls for #SundaySupper

Labor Day is just a little bit over a week away – oh how time flies! Are you currently planning your Labor Day celebrations? Labor Day always seems like one of those holidays that is filled with fun ....more

Tribal Tunic

Do you ever get slightly tired with your appearance? I know it happens with me, and I had definitely been feeling that way for the past few weeks. A lot of it had to do with my hair ....more

Coconut Macaroon Ice Cream Pie

Ok…who is ready for a frozen treat? The summer season is still here, so I think it is time to indulge in some cool deliciousness. Today, the sweet dessert I’m sharing is a mash up of two of my favorites…melded together to create a coconut macaroon ice cream pie! ...more

Parmesan Garlic Oven Roasted Chickpeas for #SundaySupper

Can you believe it is back to school time already? It seems like only yesterday I was wrapping up the school year (in May). Little did I know that instead of heading back to school, I’d be taking on a new job completely instead of setting up my classrooms and making lesson plans! ...more

My daily style: Pure Barre outfit

It’s official – now that I am working from home again, my outfit budget has gone straight to two things: comfy clothes for around the house, and clothes to work out in. It’s true. I admit to it ....more

Sauteed Spinach Salad

We’re going to take a walk down memory lane today. For a while I’ve been saying it would be fun for me to go back to some of my older posts and remake and rephotograph the recipes. Today is the first result of that endeavor with my sauteed spinach salad ....more

Comfort classic: grilled pizza

What do you think of when you hear the word “comfort?” For me, comfort comes in the form of food; not in quantity, but in certain types of dishes. I know I can’t be the only one out there who finds herself craving particular foods. Sometimes they are savory ....more