From one extreme to the other. From Oxtails in Spain to Cookies and Cream Cake in cold, rainy Minnesota! That is how I roll. Who else watches these cooking videos on youtube or facebook and say to yourself, I could make that! Look, the people who make those videos make it look incredibly easy! Until you have to do it yourself and you find sticky milk all over the kitchen or your hair for days! I can spend hours on… Read more »

Guys we got 20 inches of wet, heavy snow over the weekend. We had white out conditions, which means you can’t see squat coming at you when you are driving until it is in your face! The winds were 30-40 mph, blowing drifts of snow everywhere. And don’t talk about the fact that after all of that…you need to shovel before you can move your cars. Just some of the joys of living in MN. I mean where is Spring?… Read more »

My sister and her hubby recently visited on of their good friends on their farm and she brought back the sweetest squashes and a huge Zucchini. Of course I inherited the zucchini since I love making breads with them. They also have the cutest little goats that they use to clear the land with, but all I can think of is how delicious they would be curried! I know that is so bad of me…But I can’t help it! Organic… Read more »

It has been a long week! Every time I am on call for work, I swear the week takes twice as long! And of course it would not be a good on call unless I get paged a few times at 3 am in the morning. A while back I went to a family reunion with Mr. Pouty Pants and one of his sisters brought this amazing Cream cheese grape dessert. Of course I had to have it and put… Read more »

I waited in line at the Mall of America with my Monster, because I love her to infinity and back, for 9 hours, just so she can get a picture with one of her idols! Longest wait ever! Ever since my monster knew what Youtube is she has followed and watched all of this YouTube comedian Lilly Singh. She wrote and just released her new book and was touring promoting the book. So like a good Auntie, I took off… Read more »