Trying out a Robot Vacuum

I have been considering what value a robot vacuum may have, as our house has a lot of hardwood flooring. We are currently borrowing my In-Laws Roomba in order to test out how they work for us, before possibly buying. 

Simple Ricotta Basil Pasta

It’s nice when browsing through a cookbook that you find that recipe that sounds delicious and has simple cooking instruction. We found this pasta recipe gem in the We Care cookbook a few weeks ago and decided to try it out this evening.


Is there a pasta shape you dislike?

Some Mornings with Emma

Some mornings with Emma start off with lazy belly rubs or are full energy and insist fetching of tennis balls.

Out With The Old

Just a quick home update. I am making great headway on my unpacking/organizing front.

What’s up with Curd?

In a search for inspiration, I went to Pinterest to see what was trending… curd recipes, apparently. Raspberry, lemon, strawberry, cranberry, pineapple, orange, the list goes on and on of curd recipes you can find. 

The Thing About Salads …

Now let’s get honest, I’ve been posting a lot of photos of well-balanced dinners over on my Instagram. All inspired and feeling that “Yes” I can totally do this on the regular after that cooking class last week. 

I do, scratch that, I can enjoy a good salad.

The Gift of Cooking

For my birthday in November, I was given the gift of “Do Something”. My something happened to be a cooking class yesterday evening with my husband, Ben.

It’s Freezing Outside

It’s been below zero (Fahrenheit) where I live for a few days now, I think it about time to just say it. Brr!!