My favorite things.

I had grand plans for my four-day weekend. You know, they don’t come around all that often. My original list included tasks like “clean the oven” and “organize the filing cabinet.” Fun spring break? I trashed the list and made a new one: my favorite things. We need room to play. Room to simply be,…

Caramel Rice Krispie Bars.

For my bridal shower almost two years ago, my mom gave me this cookbook: She took the time to hand write favorite recipes from herself, aunts, grandmas and family friends. The same treasured recipes my childhood was built around. The meat and potatoes I was raised on. {Can you tell she’s a teacher? Look at…

PB&J inspiration.

I love this commercial. Mostly because I could picture our future kids as chubby carrot-tops who, based on mine and Kelby’s rambunctious childhood stories, would unabashedly dig into the PB & J like this: Anyway, I had a hankering to make something delicious this afternoon, and after seeing this cutie, I couldn’t get PB &…