Finding Joy in January

I’ve caught myself several times over the last few weeks wishing January away. The coziness of a fire at night is nice, but the unwelcome chill that greets us each morning as we trudge toward the bus stop makes me want to dive back under the covers as soon as my feet will carry me…

The Magic Formula

This is what you’ve been waiting for.  Friends, the wait is over! We all know I’m a big, capital- W-Weirdo when it comes to traveling.  If I’ve read the temperature in Norway fluctuates between “hypothermia” and “eight layers should do ya”, there’s nor way I’m going there. It’s probably  beautiful,  but I’ll never know.  But,…

6 Things that Drive Me Absolutely Nuts

Warning : You may think less of me after reading this. Still, this is who I am. It has to be said. I accept the consequences. I regard myself as a pretty laid-back girl. Yes, girl. I’m only 29. However, I guess everyone has certain things that push their buttons. Because you asked, here are…

Fabulous Friday Fun: Fig Jam Puff Pastry

Puff Pastry: Warm, buttery, soft, and flaky. Add a sweet or savory filling. It can be used as the base for so many delicious recipes. This is a super simple recipe that I made up. No exact measurements.  Make sure you thaw the puff pastry on the counter for about 20 minutes, and preheat the…