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Vintage Kitchen Inspiration

Vintage Kitchen Inspiration

Pinterest is handy for a lot of things. Kitchen inspiration isn’t one of them. Source: google.com via Chloe on Pinterest Not for me, anyway. The kitchen in my 1950, 1200 square foot Cape Cod is definitely on the small side. For my kitchen inspiration, and just for fun, I turn...

A New Home Sweet Home

A New Home Sweet Home

As I patiently await my wedding photos we have more big news to share… We close on our first home this week! Spencer and I have been house hunting for 6 months and are happy to end our search with this 1200 square foot 2 bedroom, 1 bathroom cape cod....

Pressure Cooker 365 Recipe #28: Garlic Mashed Potatoes

Pressure Cooker 365 Recipe #28: Garlic Mashed Potatoes

On November 17, 2012 I married the love of my life and met a new love: My pressure cooker! To spread the love I’m using my pressure cooker every day and sharing the recipes on my blog. Mashed potatoes are not especially difficult to make, but these are super quick...

Pressure Cooker 365 Recipe #26: Presto Cheesecake

Pressure Cooker 365 Recipe #26: Presto Cheesecake

On November 17, 2012 I married the love of my life and met a new love: My pressure cooker! To spread the love I’m using my pressure cooker every day and sharing the recipes on my blog. Today I came home to this… My husband was cooking my favorite meal. ...

Pressure Cooker 365 Day 25: Bubble and Squeak

Pressure Cooker 365 Day 25: Bubble and Squeak

On November 17, 2012 I married the love of my life and met a new love: My pressure cooker! To spread the love I’m using my pressure cooker every day and sharing the recipes on my blog. The Saint Patrick’s Day sales flyers are out and cabbage, potatoes, and corned...

Mending Inspiration

Mending Inspiration

Check out this picture of my husband’s fly: Look familiar? These are the Carhartt work pants that I replaced the zipper in more than two years ago. The pants are in great shape.  It’s a shame to think someone would throw away an otherwise great quality pair of work pants...