couple style

couple style

Last week was my birthday so David and I went out for dinner.  We didn’t go anywhere fancy, just a chain restaurant that serves our new fav sammies (pulled pork for me and philly cheesesteak for him). When we got dressed in the morning we didn’t realize we were matching:) So here is what we […]

about me

Hi, I’m Christina and this is my blog.  On October 28, 2012 I got married and became a homeowner.  My husband, David, and I live in a rural farming community in Ontario, Canada. This blog started as a way to share my ideas about home decor, recipes and gardening but it has now become a place […]

spicy chicken lasagna

spicy chicken lasagna

I made this dinner for my husband and I a few weeks ago.  It’s a recipe I made up when I was at a loss for a new way to cook chicken.  I decided to make lasagna because it’s hearty and relatively easy.  I actually HATE normal lasagna with it’s lumpy, cheesy texture…gross.  That’s why […]

home made cherry sauce

home made cherry sauce

Recently I picked up a free food magazine at the local grocery store, Foodland.  The magazine, Inspired, mainly features the stores new products but occasionally has recipes using fresh produce or meat (remember the BBQ sauce cupcakes I made?  That recipe came from the same magazine).  When I saw a Cherry Sauce recipe I knew […]

aww yeah, pixie cuts!

aww yeah, pixie cuts!

A few months ago I decided to change my hair style from bob to pixie…and I love it!  Granted, there are days when I miss braids, ponytails and curls, but I’m happier with my new style. I had a really hard time finding good pictures of pixie cuts to use as inspiration!  I mean, Pinterest […]

i’m a little behind

i’m a little behind

I just wanted to apologize for not posting anything recently…I’ve been so busy with work, editing pictures and dealing with headaches.  I suffer from chronic migraines as well as those triggered by weather changes. Hopefully things get better soon! Thanks for your patience.

what I wore for a job interview

what I wore for a job interview

I had an interview for the position of Summer Programming Coordinator this week (and I got the job!).  My top and shoes are from Walmart and my skirt is from RW&Co.   I took the picture in front of a mirror in my closet room…you can see the weirdly placed attic door in the reflection.