Posted in January 2012

Birdhouses

Birdhouses

Here come a few more touches to the nursery! I fell in love with these stencils and had to put them to work : ) I painted some birdhouses from Joann’s white, to match our trim. The stencils do all the work : ) I love the stencil I used on the middle roof. Stay … Continue reading

Pillow Case

Pillow Case

Here’s part three to my 1-Yard-Living-Room-Touch-Up. Part one used the first third of my yard in the picture frame tray and part two used the fabric in the chicken wire window frame. I have a few scraps left, we’ll see if they become anything : ) Part three of our 1-Yard adventure takes the form … Continue reading

9 Months Old

9 Months Old

Abbie is nine months old! She’s been out as long as she’s been in ; ) I’ve waited a long time to be able to say that! Well we’ve had a busy, growing, changing month just come to a close. This month Abbie started to sit up on her own! At first, I noticed her … Continue reading

Fried Chicken

Fried Chicken

Stephen has been on fire in the kitchen this past week : ) and usually fire in a kitchen is a bad thing, but not this time around ; ) Using this recipe as a guideline and adding his own twist to it (1-dredging the chicken in a flour-spice mixture, an egg wash of 3 eggs and a … Continue reading

Lasagna

Lasagna

Um, so good. We made everything from scratch except for the cheese – which will be tackled next time around : ) here’s a shot of the pasta we made, as we were staring to layer-up the dish! Ready for the oven: And here’s the end result! Sorry I don’t have a good picture showing off … Continue reading

Christmas Outfit

Christmas Outfit

Happy Epiphany to you all! It’s 3 Kings day today! Growing up, this was the day that we would take down our Christmas tree. The Christmas season lasts from the day after Thanksgiving right up until today, if you ask me ; ) So, as the “last” day of the Christmas season is upon us, I … Continue reading

Sweet & Sour Chicken

Sweet & Sour Chicken

Happy New Year! Here’s what’s been happening in our kitchen lately: One of the first meals Stephen made for me was sweet and sour chicken. He hadn’t made it in a while, but did this week, and tried a new recipe for it. We had this on top of some white rice – yum, loved … Continue reading