Sunday, February 17, 2019

Silent Sunday 2-17-2019


Have a great day!





Saturday, February 16, 2019

Saturday Finds From the Anthropologie Sale


Good morning and a very happy Saturday to you! It is going to be a long rainy weekend here so I will be staying in and doing a few of my favorite things, reading and baking. I made the best cinnamon rolls last weekend and they were so good that I am making some more today! While I am waiting for them to raise I will be enjoying a few new magazines and a stack of great books. What are your plans?


Leopard Booties


If you are stuck inside because of the rain and the snow you might like to shop the 40% off sale at Anthropologie. The sale is an extra 40% off the sale items. 

Here are some of my picks. 


Floral Dress


Sleep Shirt


Flower Clutch


Embroidered Tunic Dress



Beaded Earrings


Rose Dress



Camilla Tote



Pom Pom Sandals


Flower Mules


Black Maxi Dress



Earrings


Have a great day!


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Friday, February 15, 2019

Friday Favorites from Foodess, The Cozy Kitchen, Foodtasia and More


Good morning! Did you have a nice Valentine's Day? Mine was great, a giant bouquet of white tulips(my favorite flowers) some chocolate cake and time with my loves.

On to my Friday favorites!

Interesting Food


Image A Cozy Kitchen

This Meyer Lemon and Bacon Pasta with Kale and Cauliflower from A Cozy Kitchen looks and sounds delicious. 



Image Foodess


I cannot wait to make these Chicken Samosas from The Foodess


Image Spend with Pennies


I made this Chicken and Rice Soup from Spend with Pennies and it is easy and delicious. 



Image Foodtasia

I have never made a financier but I have eaten many when traveling in France. I think I might make these Almond Raspberry Financiers from Foodtasia this weekend. 




I made this chocolate cake to celebrate a friends birthday and it is one of the best cakes I have ever eaten. 


Interesting Reading

Myths About food People Believed 25 Years Ago

The Parking Lot Suicides

52 Places to Go in 2019

The Simple Art of Kokedama

This story will warm your heart.

The Worlds Rarest


Interesting Books


Hollywood, 1938: As soon as she learns that M-G-M is adapting her late husband’s masterpiece for the screen, seventy-seven-year-old Maud Gage Baum sets about trying to finagle her way onto the set. Nineteen years after Frank’s passing, Maud is the only person who can help the producers stay true to the spirit of the book—because she’s the only one left who knows its secrets.




Auschwitz Lullaby

Auschwitz Lullaby  by Mario Escobar

Based on a true story, Auschwitz Lullaby brings to life the story of Helene Hannemann—a woman who sacrificed everything for family and fought furiously for the children she hoped to save.





The Recipe Box by Viola Shipman


Growing up in northern Michigan, Samantha “Sam” Mullins felt trapped on her family’s orchard and pie shop, so she left with dreams of making her own mark in the world. But life as an overworked, undervalued sous chef at a reality star’s New York bakery is not what Sam dreamed.
When the chef embarrasses Sam, she quits and returns home. Unemployed, single, and defeated, she spends a summer working on her family’s orchard cooking and baking alongside the women in her life—including her mother, Deana, and grandmother, Willo. One beloved, flour-flecked, ink-smeared recipe at a time, Sam begins to learn about and understand the women in her life, her family’s history, and her passion for food through their treasured recipe box.

As Sam discovers what matters most she opens her heart to a man she left behind, but who now might be the key to her happiness.



Interesting Finds




I like this Le Weekend Sweater

Door Puzzle

They say puzzles are the ultimate in self-care. I personally enjoy jigsaw puzzles and often have one on the table during the winter. It is a relaxing way to spend a few minutes or a few hours.




Beautiful plates to add to your Spring table. 


Please share your favorite movies, podcasts, articles, recipes and anything else that you found that you think we might enjoy as well. Thank you for sharing your finds I always enjoy them. 


I hope that you have a great weekend.

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