This last weekend we were in DC watching our oldest son row in the GW Invitational Regatta on the Potomac River. The GW Men won the regatta for the first time in its history and our son was awarded the MVP of the year award from his coach. We were very proud and happy for […]
I wrote and posted 173 times in 2013, thats a lot of recipes, cocktails, gardening and crafts. I came up the list of viewers all time favorites based on number of views and pins. In case you missed one here the are… 1. Italian Pignoli Cookies a traditional Stafford family favorite. 2. How to Make Rosemary […]
Nothing makes you think of the holidays like Peppermint. Because of some seriously talented food bloggers I have compiled a list of 40 delicious, drool worthy recipes for you to try this Holiday season. Cookies, Brownies, Cupcakes, Drinks, Beverages, Bark and More. Enjoy! Peppermint Cookies: Chocolate Peppermint Cookies with A Healthy Life For Me Double […]
OMG Christmas is in 9 days. Are you ready? I am NOT! My oldest comes home from college tomorrow, and my youngest the next day. We leave for a lovely trip to Mexico on the 24th with family. That means all presents must be wrapped, clothes must be cleaned, folded and ready to pack […]
Voted second best cake by my hubby. According to him that is all that you should want to know….. I’m not even sure what #1 was? Whatever, the man loved this cake I think he ate most of it himself, though you didn’t hear that from me. Still coming up with recipes to use […]
With a new puppy in the house, I have been very busy. With the potty training, keeping my eye on what she might be chewing on next, and trying to remove it from her sharp little daggers, and in my spare time developing recipes for Thanksgiving I have been a wee bit frazzled. But her […]
Hi, I am Amy, and I am a confessed Food Lover, Garden Addict and Photo Junkie!
During the day you can find me in my garden or kitchen, and most likely my camera won’t be far. When I am not at home I like to head to the gym, or stretch out at hot yoga. I didn’t really start cooking and baking until I got married and I needed to feed my family!