My time in Big Sur!

February 17, 2012

So, I’m 40! I’m not too surprised that I’m embracing it with love, I have been working towards this acceptance after all. I wanted to ring in this next decade in a BIG way, so off to Northern Cali I went. My first three days were spent alone in the Redwoods between Carmel and Big […]

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Eggs Benedict with Meyer Lemon dressing

January 5, 2012

One of my goals for 2012 is to cook more at home, with fresh ingredients, using what’s on hand with less waste. I love to cook, I love cookbooks, so this year I’m making it more of a priority. This past weekend our close family friend, Britt, spent the night on New Year’s Day. We […]

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Oh, to be so LUCKY.

March 22, 2011

The Luck of the Irish that is.  We just returned home from our family trip to Ireland, kinda piggy-backed on PFMan’s yearly trek out there to broadcast live for St. Patty’s Day.  This would have been his third year in a row and I was not letting him go without us this time! We flew […]

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Clean Eating, the road block

March 4, 2011

Wondering if we’re still Eating Clean, me too!! So, truth be told we’ve been struggling with it lately. No big surprise, it’s March 4th and most of us have fallen back into our old routines statistically speaking. I have a ton of excuses of course, we travel a lot, life’s too busy, etc. You know […]

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The flour dilemma.

September 25, 2010

Most Sunday mornings PFMan makes the family blueberry pancakes.  This has been going on for some time now.  Several months ago, in the process to use more natural and organic ingredients, I started buying unbleached flour.  I didn’t understand using a product that used chemicals to bleach something simply for aesthetics. I mostly think things […]

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September 7, 2010

Michael (PFMan) and I have wanted to visit Colorado for years now.  It’s also a place we’ve thought might be nice to live sometime.  We brought our kids out here this past Saturday and I’m sooooo incredibly happy that we still have four days before returning home.  It is even more stunning then I could […]

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A Sharkey Sunday

August 8, 2010

Sundays have become a day we can count on. Sleep in, hubby makes his now infamous blueberry pancakes, we all play in the pool. Mostly a lazy day, just the four of us. You can usually count on some talk about our future travel plans or past vacations or both. We love to talk about […]

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