This past weekend I had the distinct pleasure of attending an annual Gingerbread House Party complete with a White Elephant Gift Exchange and enough sugary candy bits to construct some pretty wicked homes! Without further ado, allow me to present to you: "Chaos in Candyland." We started out with about seven preset gingerbread packages - … Continue reading Candycanes and Sugar Lanes
After what can only be described as a rough first day/night, we were finally awake during the day and ready to explore!
Two days after the wedding, we boarded our nonstop transcontinental flight from Miami to Madrid. To say that we were excited would be an understatement. We still had no real idea of what we would do when we got there, but we're smart and knew that we would find a way - it's not like we where traveling to another planet.
Then it suddenly dawned on me - we had tickets to Spain, but hadn't actually book a hotel or planned what we would be doing ...
Today was the 4th Annual Crawfish Boil! Little MudBug giving a wave ... Lunch is served! Oh, and let's not forget about the desserts!
There's nothing I love more than walking around and just getting lost in a city. I even spotted a Kanban Board created on the window of a building! St. Petersburg is such a beautiful city with a temperate climate and crystal clear waterways. There are the Dali Museum and wonderful local restaurants with a Spanish … Continue reading Meandering Around St. Pete
With all the wedding festivities about to kick off, Kassim and I took a little time to ourselves to wander around St. Armand's Circle. This unique shopping district is located on St. Armand's Key within the Sarasota Bay. Kassim vs. hammock Such a victorious face. I love this Man ❤ After about an hour or … Continue reading Living the Tropical Life
There are so many reasons to visit home, but weddings are my favorite! The food, drinks and dancing, declarations of love and promise for tomorrow. It's an opportunity to get lost in the romance of It all. In order to make the most of our visit, we took a few days on either end of … Continue reading There’s Love In The Air
While I may have never had much of a sweet tooth, I've always had a weakness for a warm scone with a cup of tea. Sadly, being allergic to 90% of grain has left me with a warm cup and an empty plate ... Until now! Pamela's Gluten Free Biscuit & Scone Mix, 13 Ounce … Continue reading Scones!
During our winter vacation, we made our way back to my hometown to see friends, meet new babies and celebrate my grandfather's 100th birthday! My grandfather was born in 1916, one of 11 children. He server in the US Navy during WWII and worked at the Pentagon until he retired in the mid 1960's. During … Continue reading Centenarian