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Perfect Apple Crisp

Perfect Apple Crisp

Perfect Apple Crisp Fall has begun in our house. Decorations are coming out of boxes, apple cider is being pour and apple crisp is being made. This sweet treat is perfect. The spice perfectly balance with the apples to make a great fall dessert. Print […]

Building our Walnut Dutch Door (or “DIY Door-ty”)

Building our Walnut Dutch Door (or “DIY Door-ty”)

Dutch doors were very appealing, but they were only available from custom door builders which drove the cost way up. So, of course, what else were we to do except design and build our own!?

30 Day Self-Love Challenge

30 Day Self-Love Challenge

30 Day SELF–LOVE When you are living a very fast pace and busy life it is easy to let your “me time” slip away. This challenge of 30 days of self-love is intended to help you relax and take a moment for yourself or with someone […]

Stuffed Bell Pepper Casserole

Stuffed Bell Pepper Casserole

Talk about an easy week night dinner! Essentially a deconstructed stuffed bell pepper, this recipe is delicious and easy to make. If you have a busy schedule this is certainly a meal you can make quickly or ahead of time. Print Stuffer Bell Pepper Casserole […]

Chicken Pot Pie

Chicken Pot Pie

  This is the perfect comfort food. Whether you use a store bought pie crust or homemade, you wont want to use another recipe for your next chicken pot pie. Alternatively you can use turkey as well(Thanksgiving leftovers are great for this). You can cook […]

DIY COLOR BENCH

DIY COLOR BENCH

We made this super cute bench in just a few days and it has been a great addition to our backyard.

Dragons Love Tacos Birthday Party

Dragons Love Tacos Birthday Party

Dragons Love Tacos Birthday Party It’s hard to believe our daughter is turning one. This has by far been the fastest year of our adult lives. We had a new baby, our son started pre-preschool, and we sold our home in San Jose to move […]

I’m trying to write…

I find myself struggling to write. Whether it is about a project we are currently doing, preparing to do or a recipe we have made dozens of times. It’s so fucking hard. I struggle so much to put out posts. The projects and crafts and […]

Slow Cooker Butter Chicken

Slow Cooker Butter Chicken

Slow Cooker Butter Chicken Print Slow Cooker Butter Chicken This recently became a house favorite for us. When we can remember to start it the night before, it is always a crowd pleaser. This yogurt and tomato based sauced is the perfect set it and […]

Marshmallow Popcorn

Marshmallow Popcorn

The best part of this recipe is that you can jazz it up for any holiday or event. M&M’s come in different colors for different holidays and you can add other candy if you want too. Although sticky,  it is quick, easy and delicious .  […]