Wednesday, May 29, 2013

Life Lately


…has been amazing.  Somewhat crazy, but truly amazing.  I started a new job, which I am really enjoying.  We have taken multiple road trips which led to one of the most amazing Memorial Day weekends which included hearing the band that played our wedding reception, celebrating the wedding of...

Wednesday, May 29, 2013

Oatmeal Almond Butterscotch Bars


Last Memorial Day I made the most amazing blueberry-almond-oatmeal crumble.  I didn’t make it again this year but I couldn’t stop thinking about that dessert this weekend.  I absolutely loved that dessert and I have two thoughts on it: 1 – I can’t believe it’s been a year since I made...

Thursday, May 23, 2013

Toasted Hazelnut & Summer Berry Salad with Frangelico Dressing


I often think after visiting the West Coast that I would love to live on the west coast.  Sunny skies, sandy beaches, mild temperatures, etc.  But then I come back to my Midwest home and remember why I love living here – the change in seasons. We have a...

Tuesday, May 21, 2013

Tomato-less Sweet Corn Salsa (Trader Joe’s Copycat!)


Are you stick of hearing stories about me adjusting to life after Kansas City?  Well I have one more today and it revolves around Trader Joe’s and a salsa that I found there about two weeks before we moved our lives to Central Missouri.  Tomato-less Sweet Corn & Pepper...

Monday, May 20, 2013

Classic Cinnamon Rolls


Well, here we are, Monday!  I have to say that I feel pretty ready to take on this week.  I’m anxious to see what this week of work brings but also excited because we had a down-right awesome weekend. On Friday Paul and I hosted a cookout at our...

Friday, May 17, 2013

Prosciutto, Date & Caramelized Onion Flatbread Pizza with Gorgonzola Cheese


This is a sponsored post written on behalf of me for FlatOut Flatbread.  I have almost survived my first week back to work and for the most part it feels gooood!  I love being out of the house and around other people.  I’m learning new things and I’m enjoying...