our Christmas tree!

We just bought our tree last week and it’s now up and decorated!  I wish I had taken a picture of the tree tied to David’s car because it looked pretty funny. Our living room ceilings are slanted and are over 7 feet tall at the lowest…so we were pretty excited to get a big […]

soup for a sickie

My husband got the flu this past weekend…it was awful.  When I say flu, I mean the actual influenza virus.  We went to the emergency room and he was given a prescription meant to treat the flu virus.  Needless to say he didn’t feel like doing much of anything for the rest of the weekend.  […]

pigs-in-a-blanket…for adults!

pigs-in-a-blanket…for adults!

When I was a kid my mom would make my brothers and I the most decadent of meals…pigs in a blanket.  We’d watch eagerly as she boiled the hot dogs and carefully opened that delicious tube of Pillsbury crescent roll dough.  Mmm…I’m not ashamed to say I would eat a pig in a blanket if […]

art in our home

art in our home

I’m SUPER picky about art.  I’ve never actually bought a piece from a store because I don’t like mass produced art.   I’ve never bought an original because they are really expensive and I haven’t loved any.Before we got married, I lived with my mom and brothers and I had all sorts of weird art in my […]

Pulled Pork Buns-yum

Pulled Pork Buns-yum

On Tuesday I made something like cinnamon buns…but with pork instad of cinnamon sugar filling.  I know, it sounds weird but it was pretty good!   I found the idea here but in typical Christina fashion, I didn’t follow the recipie.  Instead, I looked for a home made BBQ sauce recipie and used my own for […]