Dark Chocolate Chip Banana Bread

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I just love, love, love quick breads. Like, a lot. I swear, if I could have a loaf in my house at all times, I’d be a super happy camper. Yesterday, I made another attempt at a new banana bread recipe. I actually almost made my pumpkin banana bread, but I know Jay isn’t really…

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Ready and Waiting

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Happy Halloween! We are now ready and waiting for any trick-or-treaters who most likely will not may come our way. Unfortunately, I don’t think the weather is supposed to be all the great today, so I guess we’ll see how all that goes. Either way, I am stocked up on two of my favorites: 100…

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Back in the Saddle

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After taking just about three days off from any sort of working out, it felt great to jump back in the saddle today. Gosh, it really is crazy how things can change, isn’t it? I love the fact that I wasn’t going nuts over not getting any workouts in. In fact, I actually enjoyed those…

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Golden Birthday

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Well, I am very happy to report that, just as I suspected, Sandy did not have much of an effect on us here. In fact, our leaf pile is still fully intact. That’s actually sort of surprising though, since it was pretty windy here most of yesterday evening. Going to bed last night was pretty…

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A Meal I Would Have Grown Up With

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Gooooooood morning!! Did everyone have a fantastic weekend? I know I did…here’s what was up over here: A More Subdued Halloween Party How To Make a Homemade Pumpkin Keg Made An Evening Out Of It I never made it back to “visit” on the blog yesterday, but did have a pretty productive morning, followed by…

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A More Subdued Halloween Party

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Well, another fun Halloween party is in the books! Unfortunately, I didn’t end up taking too many pictures last night, but I did snag a few. As always, there was plenty of good food – garbage bread, buffalo chicken dip, taco dip, funfetti dip(!!), guacamole, chips, veggies, etc… In addition to my pumpkin keg (which…

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How To Make a Homemade Pumpkin Keg

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Hey, guess what guys and gals? THIS gal got a little crafty this afternoon. Check it out! Is that not super fun or what? As much as I wish I could take the credit for this fabulous idea, I can not. A few weeks ago, I received a fun little package in the mail from…

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Made An Evening Out Of It

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WOO HOO! I finally got to see Paranormal Activity 4!! You guys know I loved the second one and the third one, so there was no doubt I had to check out the fourth. Of course, Jay and I couldn’t go see Paranormal Activity without our friend, Joey. And, of course, we can’t see Joey…

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