The Mornings Are Darker

I’ve just about rebounded from my cold! Unfortunately I didn’t get much rest while actually being sick. I’m that person in my office no matter how much I’m hacking. To be quite fair though, there’s normally no more than a few people on my entire floor. I can get away with being sick at workContinue reading “The Mornings Are Darker”

Learn From My Mistakes

Remember how stoked I was on the newly painted white wood floors we did in our future bedroom? Well consider me officially bummed. I wanted to be awesome and protect all my hard work with a top coat of polyethurathane.  Well, I don’t know if you know this, but oil based poly will yellow with a vengeance.Continue reading “Learn From My Mistakes”

Whatever Wednesday: Fashion Week Faves

It was 40 degrees when I woke up this morning. I can officially say that Fall is here in the Midwest! What a better way to celebrate than picking some of my favorite spring fashions for 2013. I’m anything if practical. Vivienne Westwood Red Label Spring 2013 I dig granny chic, so it’s no surpriseContinue reading “Whatever Wednesday: Fashion Week Faves”

Strawberry Chocolate Chip Pancakes

Ingredients 1 cup whole wheat flour 2 tbsp brown sugar 2 tbsp baking powder 1 tsp salt 1 egg 1 cup FF milk 2 tbsp pure almond extract 2 tablespoons vegetable oil 1 cup diced strawberries  2 tbsp mini dark chocolate chips Sift together flour, salt, baking powder, and sugar into large bowl. Add wetContinue reading “Strawberry Chocolate Chip Pancakes”