My husband and I did something the other day that we haven’t done for a loooooong time. It is stereotypically something guys want to do more than girls but this time I was pushing for it. The interesting thing is that he only wanted to do it if we had another couple involved. Since I am a good sport, I said yes. If this was the only way he was going to do this…the more the merrier! I couldn’t wait to see the bases again and to see who would get the first homerun! Are you like this too? Do you like professional ball games?Read More →

One of my favorite parts of spring is getting my tomato plants into the ground with the anticipation of a garden full of sweet tomatoes. There is nothing better than grabbing a tomato off the vine and enjoying it in your meal. Speaking of which….have you ever been to the restaurant Sweet Tomatoes? They call themselves a Salad Buffet but after eating there I thought of it more as a Café-teria. I chose that description because the items offered were far from the options I usually see at either a salad bar or buffet. Instead, Sweet Tomatoes had some really fun dishes that reminded meRead More →

Growing vegetables in your backyard (or side of the house in my case) is kind of a funny thing.  I started a garden so I could cook “farm” fresh veggies in my kitchen.  The funny part comes in because once I started my garden; I was too exhausted to cook in the kitchen.  (I’ll leave out the part where I have to get my husband to bring home a pizza for dinner.) This spring I went a little bonkers and decided that my garden needed to be expanded.  The expansion has been great but it has been a lot of work.  There is a learningRead More →