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Month: January 2012

Ruby made me not do it.

Ruby made me not do it.

You know I’ve been so busy … what with Ruby and all, that I haven’t made my way over to the blog in way TOO long.  But I am enjoying cooking a little bit. As proof that my world has changed, I totally forgot to go pick up Caroline for volleyball the other day because I was busy chatting with the chef that cooks food in our grocery store.  He sold me all manner of sauces that I probably don’t…

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Meet Ruby.

Meet Ruby.

This is Ruby. She’s a beauty. Shiny and red …. I LOVE her! Ruby was my Christmas gift from Bill. I know you aren’t supposed to give “domestic” type gifts to your spouse, but I asked for this so it’s o.k. I first saw it on a pre Christmas trip to Williams Sonoma looking for peppermint bark.  I kind of gasped at her beauty when I saw her.  The employee told me that it is retro/commerative edition with a glass…

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Operation Omelette

Operation Omelette

A lot of kids ask their mom … “what are we HAVING for dinner tonight”.  (In my house that question is usually followed by some gagging noises).  Last week however, as I was taking Jacob to school he said “Mom where are we GOING tonight for dinner”.  So I decided … some things are going to have to change around here.   We are going to eat at home more.  When I shared this with a friend she told me she…

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Like Simeon …

Like Simeon …

I mentioned yesterday that I would be sharing some of my New Years Resolutions. I have tried many times to read the Bible through in a year and I have never been successful.  And no, that isn’t my resolution for this year either.  I didn’t even mention it when I jotted down a few of my goals on New Years Day.  But then earlier this week I came across a reading plan that I thought I could handle …. reading…

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Happy New Year!

Happy New Year!

     I was going to title this post … “you know resolutions really start on the day the kids go back to school, right?!”, but then I remembered that I didn’t start all my resolutions today so I canned that title.  I did start a few …. and there is always tomorrow. We just got back from a fun few days in Minnesota.  It wasn’t as cold this year …. which was good, but there also wasn’t any snow…

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