Tori’s Painting Passion

Painting has become a passion of mine.  I love to take a furniture piece and transform it into something completely different. Painting is also something that I wish I had more time to do. I am learning to schedule it into my day so that I can fully enjoy the process.   Continue reading


Chicken Lasagna? Why not!

Sometimes you try to plan ahead and then still need to improvise.  This happened to me the other day. I decided I was going to make lasagna with ground beef. I made my grocery list and purchased all the ingredients 2 days prior. Continue reading

S’Mores Snack Mix

Who doesn’t love the yummy, gooeyness of S’mores in the Summertime? Well, why wait until Summer? With all of this lovely Spring-like weather we’ve been having lately, it’s gotten my house excited for all things Summer. Here’s an easy twist on S’Mores that doesn’t require a fire pit or a hose to rinse off sticky mouths and hands. Enjoy! Continue reading

Slime is ALL the Gooey Craze!

If you have kids, you know there is always some latest fad going on. Whether it’s from YouTube, their friends or something they’ve seen on TV, suddenly you find yourself running to the store to purchase the supplies for the next creation. This month the frenzy is over… wait for it…SLIME! Can’t say that us parents get what all of the hoopla (shows I’m such a Mom by using that word, LOL) is about, but we can tell ourselves it’s like a science experiment so they’re learning along the way. Continue reading

Baked Ravioli

Looking for an easy weeknight meal with only a few ingredients that is sure to be a hit with your whole family? I’ve got another one for you! This recipe is in regular rotation in our house – Baked Ravioli. Simply serve it with a side salad and garlic bread and your family will be asking for seconds! Continue reading

Friday Finds

On Friday, Tori and I set out on a treasure hunt around Shrewsbury, PA, a town just about 30 minutes south of us. We had been following a shop on Facebook called The White House on the Square, which is only open the first weekend of every month. So we scheduled a visit for February and anxiously awaited as we watched all of the fun goodies Whitney, the owner, was posting on her Facebook page. We also knew we could make a day out of it as there are lots of other fun little shops in the area to explore. So off we went, Starbucks in hand and Bruno Mars pumping on the stereo… Continue reading

Valentine Mason Jars

This is a simple Valentine craft with adorable results. I love crafts that don’t take a lot of time and effort but still can be gifted and put a smile on someone’s face. Plus I am super thrifty so I love a craft that doesn’t break the bank. These jars would be perfect for your child’s school teacher or your bestie – let’s face it, anyone would love this Valentine treat…. it’s chocolate!! Continue reading

Taco Pasta

I thought I’d share this recipe that is a favorite of all in our house. Who doesn’t love pasta?! Who doesn’t love tacos?! I know this sounds like crazy talk but…. what if you combined them??? Flavor explosion!!! Run, don’t walk, to your grocery store so you can make this yummy dinner tonight!

~ Lindsay Continue reading