Here we are again in August. The blog is a year old now and I’ve been busy though it may not show here on the blog. It seems that when I look back at the last few years that things get busier around August.
Sometimes I get caught up in the work to be done and forget to lay back and enjoy the fruit of my labor or the china stored away for someday. With the latest move I have decided that I should enjoy the nice things.
I was listening to the Happier Podcast and this idea of a power hour sounded great.
Well, it has been… I forget how many weeks so let’s say awhile since I started the garden and gave an update.
How I got to this spicy pasta recipe was through some improvisation. The recipe I was trying to replicate called for chili pepper flakes a seasonings I don’t have. So I improvised with chili powder and red pepper flakes.
Happy May Day!
I remember celebrating May day as a little girl. My Mom and I would put together little floral arrangements…
Have you ever felt like you’re slowly going fast?
Last weekend was quite productive. We went to an auction and got a great deal on some tools for Ben to start off our Saturday. Followed by some progress in our landscaping endeavor.
The process was very easy mostly whisking and combining the ingredients over the stove.
With this lemon glaze, you can turn a bread into a dessert. It’s a perfect topping on some lemon poppy seed bread.
What’s the next best thing since sliced bread…. how about homemade sliced bread!
Read to learn how I get a cake to come cleanly out of a bundt pan.
Last weekend I tested out making a bundt cake. Let’s say I needed to google more bundt pan greasing tips.
As promised here is the timelapse of making the St. Paddy’s day cake.
On Sunday I took the time to admire the beauty in my own backyard to look at the spring flowers grow. Read more to find out what surprise I found!