Thursday, April 17, 2014
So I haven't posted this in so long because I lost the recipe. I still haven't found it, but the OCD in me still has to post this recipe.
Made: January 17, 2014
Thoughts: It was alright.
Verdict: Make again? Probably not.
Thursday, March 27, 2014
Monday, March 24, 2014
I have a very good friend whom I met in ballet class when we were in junior high. She now lives in Germany with her husband and brand new baby boy. I sent them a little baby gift congratulating them on their new addition. I'm so happy for them and know they will be incredible parents!
Monday, February 17, 2014
Recipe Source: Pinterest
Made : January 5, 2014
6 large eggs
1 1/2 cup heavy cream, half and half, or milk
2 tablespoons pure vanilla extract
1/2 teaspoon ground cinnamon
pinch of ground nutmeg
pinch of salt
6 slices (1 inch thick) bread, preferably day old
4 tablespoons unsalted butter
4 tablespoons vegetable oil
pure maple syrup, for serving
1. Whisk together, cream, vanilla, cinnamon, nutmeg, and salt into a medium bowl; set aside.
2. Place bread in a shallow baking dish large enough to hold bread slices in a single layer. Pour egg mixture over break; soak 10 minutes.
3. Turn slices over, soak until soaked through, about 10 minutes more.
4. Heat 2 tablespoons butter and 2 tablespoons vegetable oil in a skillet over medium heat.
5. Fry bread slices until golden brown.
6. Serve warm with syrup and powdered sugar.
Thoughts: It was good, but still needs some tweaking.
Verdict: Make again? Probably.
Wednesday, February 12, 2014
This was definitely something I would recommend everyone to do at least once in their lifetime. Each day for an entire year, I wrote down something that I was grateful for. Some days were awesome and created a list of things that I was grateful for. Other days were hard and I really had to search for the good in that particular day. But what I found out was that even on the hard days, I could find something good.
Monday, February 10, 2014
Monday, January 27, 2014
I’ve been scrapbooking since I was a junior in high school. For 2013, I took a slightly different approach to documenting and embarked on Project Life. I am so thankful I did! While I’ve always taken lots and lots of photos, I only take them when something big happens. Project Life forced me to document the little every day events that make up so much more of our life. It has been so rewarding to see all of 2013’s blessings reflected back to me in one nice, neat (extremely large and heavy) scrapbook. Project Life, I think you will be sticking around a little while longer.
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Completed: January 3, 2014