White bean, artichoke & spinach soup.

It’s cold in Georgia. It’s a good day for soup. We love soup. Soup means we are having a toasty, comforting dinner and it also means leftovers. Love me some leftovers. This is a recipe I adapted from something on Pinterest. (you can find the original recipe here.) It’s still pretty similar but I made some changes (such as adding …

Super Soup! High power foods make impactful soup.

Tonight’s Super Soup is a chicken & veggie. Here are the general principles of the way our little family eats (most of the time). We try to use lots of ingredients that are fresh (I know most people will think I’m silly but I’m not a huge fan of frozen, canned and even many times, dried foods. Quite simply I …

Kitchen Renovation (Part 2)

This is the second half of our kitchen renovation. If you missed all the fun of part one you can find it here. I left off the last blog with assembling the cabinet boxes so I’ll touch on the installation, some of the smaller side projects and of course, the final reveal. After assembling the boxes we needed to do some …

Need a Bigger Bathroom? Tricks to Making a Small Space Bigger.

I think by now many of you have seen our guest bathroom remodel. It was so small it made for a super easy remodel. It’s more modern now but for such a tiny space we could only make it feel so big. Our master bath was different. The space was actually larger than it seemed, it was just poorly used. …

The Ultimate Homeowner Curveball -The Kitchen. (part 1)

I’d like to preface this article with one thing -we never intended to do a full kitchen renovation. We knew we’d replace the counters and that the flooring would be changed but that was all we were going to do. As we got further along into finishing our home; small things cropped up, we started to notice the little flaws …

Guest Chef Hollywood: Pineapple Cream Cheese Wantons

The original pin can be found here. Not being a Pastry Chef I don’t dabble in too often in desserts but I do make the occasional cake and a dessert in my professional life. I give my friends who are Pastry Chefs and all pastry chefs the upmost respect because it’s a whole other world. This recipe was really simple and I …

Electric Guitar Face-lift: One of those gifts that turned out just right.

  I was worried about this project, mainly because my husband loves his guitar. I was terrified I’d mess it up and his guitar would never be the same again. Luckily it worked out wonderfully. To start here is the guitar that needed the face lift. Clearly the design was very much geared to appeal to a young man looking …

Book Review: When I Found You

Busy Moms sometimes don’t have the time that they would like for reading (or pretty much anything else!). When I stumbled into the Kindle Unlimited program, I found a solution that invites a little more fiction into my world. For $9.99 a month, I can select up to 10 books for my reading pleasure. The most important facet of my …