Thanksgivukkah was a gastronomic mashup of epic proportions and portions.A dreidel spinning during the Macy's Thanksgiving Day parade+ Thanksgiving nametags on menorahs as place settings+ sweet potato latkes and cranberry applesauce+ turkey AND brisket+ pumpkin spice sufganiyot (doughnuts)+ a cornucopia of gelt and dreidels= EPIC holiday mashup!Here are a few "pinteresting" recipes that were among… Continue reading Once in a lifetime
We welcomed my most favorite season this year, as we often do, with the celebration of Hubby's birthday. This was a milestone year, but I was made to promise that I wouldn't make a big spectacle about it (read: no parties). I dutifully kept my word; however, I couldn't let the weekend go without a slightly big deal… Continue reading Another year older, another year more wonderful
Just a few happy moments that helped me redefine balance over the past few months...There was so much reading!Surprise, surprise, there was a lot of eating.I promise I didn't eat ALL the sushi on this platter.Just the pieces with the yellow sauce on top. :DI finally learned how to "fancy" tie scarfs...just in time for… Continue reading A happy balance (#iPPP)
Despite an overall rocky start to 2013, I have managed to grab a couple of great moments:I changed jobs and am doing something I never realized how much I love.(More on that later.)The ladies I left behind sent me off with a huge laugh (read the cake),and this is why I miss them. I embraced my inner child… Continue reading A couple of great moments (#iPPP)
I've been very fortunate to see some amazing concerts, some three to five times over, but I had never gotten to see one of my favorite bands, Evanescence, live... until last Friday.Have I mentioned that I'm obsessed with iPhone editing? Here's some Diptic and PhotoStudio fun on the go.Amy Lee taking the stage. What you… Continue reading Fangirl mania!