So this happened.

I spent a good portion of Thursday crying. And even more of Friday. They were the kind of tears that sneak up on you. You are sure you have it all together. You have faced your demons and you are sure that you are A-OK. Then, BAM! Hello tears. Ugly, silent tears. At your desk. Read more…

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The Three Best Cures for Anything

There is an Irish proverb that says “A good laugh and a long sleep are the two best cures for anything.” My ancestors got that mostly right. Sure, there is nothing like curling up in your bed, wrapped in a comforter with squishy pillows to make you feel better. Bed is a great place to Read more…

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Sweet & Hot Chicken Thighs

Super tasty and insanely easy to make, these Sweet & Hot Chicken Thighs are ready in less than 20 minutes.  Make them once, and they’re sure to become one of your dinnertime favorites.

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Snack it to me: Raisinably Delicious Snack Mix

Raisins are a point of contention in my family. Well, between me and my sister they are. She, so very wrongly, believes that raisins have no place in anything. Not oatmeal cookies. Not Irish soda bread. I think she might be an alien. Or at the very least adopted. There is no way such a raisin Read more…

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Snack it to me: Apricocious Snack Mix

Ladies and gentlemen, this is Snack mix number 5. A little bit of Apricot in my life, A little bit of Almonds by my side. A little bit of Chocolate’s all I need, A little bit of mixing’s what I see. A little bit of fruit dried in the sun, A little bit of munching Read more…

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Snack it to me: Mango Lassi Trail Mix

After an interruption for surgery involving my spine, Snack It To Me is back. And it is back in a big way. I transferred to U of I as a junior, and was on my third college. (Apparently fashion design classes do not transfer to other schools as they do not apply to real world skills, Read more…

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