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A place where the simple things are my best things.

Mr. Chuck Mississippi Roast

If you haven’t heard of Tasty yet, you need to go and find out about them. I’ve tried a handful of Tasty recipes so far and I have to tell you, they are awesome! Continue reading “Mr. Chuck Mississippi Roast”


The story of Frankenstein

For my whole life, as far back as I can remember, I desperately wanted an animal in my life. As a child, I was obsessed with orangutans. I had a stuffed one that I would always carry around with me and sleep with.  Continue reading “The story of Frankenstein”

It’s been a long time. I should’ve left you.

A lot has happened.

We went to Portugal. I wrote 2 posts about it. That’s pretty bad considering we did a lot of cool stuff, ate a TON of amazing food and had some pretty good laughs. Continue reading “It’s been a long time. I should’ve left you.”

Cheira bem. Cheira a Lisboa.

Translation: It smells good. It smells like Lisbon. Continue reading “Cheira bem. Cheira a Lisboa.”

A Portuguese Adventure

This August my fiancé and I spent 2 weeks traveling around Portugal and a wee bit of Spain. Now that we are going to be married, I figured this would be the perfect time to take him to the motherland. Continue reading “A Portuguese Adventure”

Death to curtains

I’ve been shopping for curtains for weeks and I feel like I am in the seventh circle of hell. That says a lot especially since I love shopping. Continue reading “Death to curtains”

In case you didn’t hear…

We’re engaged to be married! How crazy is that?! Continue reading “In case you didn’t hear…”

Tending to the land

It’s a great feeling to own something as serious as land. Growing up I did minimum yard work. Continue reading “Tending to the land”

Overalls are making a comeback

FACT. Overalls are making a comeback. I don’t care who you are or what you say, overalls are making a comeback. Continue reading “Overalls are making a comeback”

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