The Organized Pantry

Lately, I have been on a mission to get my home organized. But last week I totally focused on the pantry. Everyone says the key to good cooking is a fully stocked pantry and I have tried to stock the pantry in the past but ended up with tons of things we didn’t use ....more


We have a layer of snow this morning and everyone is on a two hour delay! I love snow days and think breakfast should be special. One of my favorite breakfast items is to bake is Popovers ....more

Menu and Goals Week Ending February 1, 2015

This week is the first full week of classes. Back to real life. Christmas break was so productive, I organized closets, the garage, and my pantry ....more

Goals and Menu Week Ending January 18, 2015

January is the best month to buy underwear, cleaning supplies and sheets. All of which I have bought in the last week. I love the freshness of a new year and the chance to restart....more

A Lemon Yogurt Cake

One of the pitfalls of winter is the food can be kind of bland. Lemons are always an easy way to add flavor....more

My new fabric storage.

I always had my fabric stacked neatly on shelves but recently I have been doing a little machine embroidery. The amount of fabric used for most projects is less than a quarter of a yard....more

Fried Egg Club Sandwich

Sunday brunch is a wonderful meal to make. I love having the family every Sunday. For many years, we went to restaurants to brunch ....more

January and Menu Week Ending 1.11.15

January can be a depressing month. My home without Christmas decorations seems a little bare. I look at January as a month of opportunities ....more

Merry Christmas from our family to yours.

Our family Christmas card ...more

Baking Week and Menu Week Ending 12/21

This is the last full week before Christmas. The house is decorated, presents are bought so this week is dedicated to wrapping presents and the baked goods. I give away many baked goods to friends, families, mailmen, garbage men, all the ladies that make me beautiful… or at least acceptable, and everyone who helps me run my life smoother ....more