Brussels sprouts

Butter-Steamed Brussels Sprouts

Standard, November 27, 2016, Marie,4 Views0 Comments

This year we have a new addition to give thanks for at our holiday table:  butter-steamed Brussels sprouts.  Now, I get it, many feels that they are gross or bitter


The App Life: Boxed

Standard, November 13, 2016, Marie,7 Views0 Comments

The Boxed app comes through courtesy of the Ibotta app.  Like Jet, it is an online shopping resource for groceries and other bulk needs. I have pros and cons for


The App Life: Jet

Standard, October 12, 2016, Marie,20 Views0 Comments

I really like being able to shop in app form, especially for groceries.  Recently, Ibotta featured two new sites:  Jet and Boxed and I tried both! Today, I talk about

Apps, Living

The App Life: Ibotta

Standard, October 5, 2016, Marie,28 Views1 Comments

Know how I said this blog was about everything under the sun?  Well, today’s post will prove just that!  I’m starting a new little series called The App Life to

Sunset in the Soo

Roadtripping: Wisconsin to the Soo

Standard, October 2, 2016, Marie,29 Views0 Comments

Looking back on this summer, I realized I left off halfway through my story of the Great Lakes Road Trip and the last stop we talked about was way back

Buffalo Chicken Pizza

A Quick and Easy Buffalo Chicken Pizza

Standard, September 19, 2016, Marie,34 Views1 Comments

We eat a lot of chicken and with only two of us in the house, there are often leftovers.  With an undying love of hot sauce and pizza, comes this version

Za'atar Chicken

Let’s Try Za’atar Chicken!

Standard, September 5, 2016, Marie,29 Views0 Comments

Walking around a Farmer’s Market will often teach you something new.  Whether it is a new vegetable, fruit, meat or condiment, there is usually something that is out of the

Art, Living, Photography

On Expectations and Flexibility

Standard, September 4, 2016, Marie,46 Views1 Comments

On our recent trip to Acadia, I wanted a souvenir.  Not one that would be ordinary though.  One that I could use, something functional.  I found a hand-bound leather journal