Category Archives: August 2008

Here Fishy Fishy

We finally got to the lake around 8 last night, went to dinner, and then basically just passed out. I got up at 4 Saturday morning to bake and babysit, so I was ready to sleeeeep. This morning I got … Continue reading

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As Promised!

So here are the BIRTHDAY CUPCAKES! I’m happy with how they turned out. Half are vanilla and half are chocolate buttermilk (both recipes are variations on ones from The Magnolia Bakery Cookbook) with pink buttercream icing. The white and small … Continue reading

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Over It.

So today I decided that I’m officially OVER summer. It’s time for pumpkins and cider and sub-90 degree temps. So in an effort to will fall to get here ASAP, I set into motion two rituals which always meant fall … Continue reading

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Kismet

I make fun of those KFC Flavor Bowls all the time, but it’s weird how sometimes you can just throw random stuff in a bowl and it actually tastes good. Like really good. My lunch, for instance: couscous, black beans, … Continue reading

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'Nanner Muffins

So this afternoon I was bored… and when I’m bored, I bake. I guess that’s better than dressing the dog in costumes (which happens when we run out of flour… see? And here, too) or watching the same Family Guy … Continue reading

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I Got My Lunch Packed Up, My Boots Tied Tight…

I hope I don’t get in a fight… oh, back to school, back to school… So I had my first Fall semester class tonight: Sanitation and Safety. Get excited. This is the first time I’ve been in an actual classroom … Continue reading

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This Is Why I Should Never Be Left Alone

Brian was in Atlanta for a bachelor party all weekend, so I was left to my own devices. Friday night was pretty safe- I hit up the FIG Finale with Jill. FIG stands for “Fashion Industry Gallery”, and it’s basically … Continue reading

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The Way to My Heart…

If you ever want to make me REALLY happy and excited, send me something in the mail. Hint hint hint. I get these awesome care packages from my friend Dr. Kate (who reads the blog but refuses to comment…boooooo) on … Continue reading

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Bananaberrynut

I rarely post in the morning, and I don’t think my brain is fully functioning yet… so if I’m not my usual witty and hilarious self, please forgive me. Since it is a morning post, here’s a shot of my … Continue reading

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Scones, Yo

It’s been really rainy and gross out the past couple of days (not complaining- our yard is scorched and we so need this rain), and the weather has been making me hungry for fall-ish foods. The latest issue of Everyday … Continue reading

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