Date night, done right!
We are doing a lot of cleaning out the fridge this weekend. There was a point last week where there was literally no shelf space left, and many things were precariously double-stacked that ordinarily would not have been. This was partly because it was almost Thanksgiving, and partially because we just had a lot of […]
Standbys: we have them for a very good reason. I have this teal dress from Target that is my work standby outfit. It is a cute but simple dress and I have the perfect accessories to go with it. Any coworkers reading this are probably laughing to themselves right now because they know EXACTLY what […]
I hesitate to call this anything specific, because it’s not really dirty rice. But we’ve got spicy sausage, bell peppers and Penzey’s Cajun spice mix, so I think I’ve earned calling it “Cajunish.” More importantly, simple, it’s spicy and it’s a tasty weeknight meal (or weekend meal, really- it’s fast enough for a weeknight, so […]
Good morning! At this moment I am in glorious Kansas, enjoying time with friends and family but also missing my home and husband in Portland. It’s tough to have things be so far away, but I’m making the most of it. And I’m extremely proud of my little brother, whose graduation we celebrated this weekend. […]
Going to a party this weekend? Is it outdoors by chance? Then this is what I suggest bringing, because that is exactly what we did last weekend: make some horchata at home. Horchata is a cool, refreshing Mexican beverage made of milk (or rice milk), cinnamon, rice and sugar. Not whole rice grains — calm […]