Month: April 2014

April 12, 2014

Lemon Pound Cake-Close but not quite

But, less than half the calories. Interested? Read on. So, I love Starbucks. I have a Starbucks budget and I can promise you that I will spend every dime every month. I don’t drink or smoke. I don’t go out to bars. I don’t have an expensive or extensive collection of purses or shoes. I […]

April 11, 2014

Flashback Fridays-Aprils Past

I was revisiting my old blog this week.  I wrote there before I wrote here.  There is good, but I like here better.  The old things I wrote are a little cringe worthy.  I’ve changed a lot in the 11 years since I began to blog.  My voice has changed for the better and I […]

April 9, 2014

Simple Spring SKirt-A How To!

When I first started sewing, I sewed simple things. Easy pull on shorts and pants that had few pieces and parts and didn’t require a lot of skill, but still taught you good things in the process. Pull on pants, shorts and leggings are still one of my favorite things to make because after so […]

April 4, 2014

Disney Recap: See Ya Real Soon

So, I admit it.  I’ve been bitten hard by the Disney bug.  A lot of my spare time is spent trying to decide how to best convince Big Daddy to agree to another trip right now.  We are in negotiation for Fall 2015.  He made a face at me, but I have a good ace […]

April 3, 2014

So, This is Happening: Forty before Forty

Monday, I talked about Big Daddy and I being in a little bit of transition (and I mentioned that it was good that we are in this place at the same time).  Being in different places regarding transition and staying still can be hard on a couple and it’s hard to balance and compromise with […]

April 1, 2014

What Maria Kang Continues to get Wrong

If you read blogs or Facebook of HuffPo, you’ve probably heard of Maria Kang, even if you don’t know her by name. Kang is Internet famous for her “what’s your excuse” picture that went viral. The pictures was of Kang wearing a sports bra and work out short surrounded by her three very young children. […]

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