Peanut Butter Cookies

When life is crazy and stressful and overwhelming…sometimes it’s good to just go back to the basics. The other night I was feeling overwhelmed so I decided to bake. (Yeah- that’s my stress relief. It’s orderly and calming and you can create something beautiful and tasty right before your eyes.) Not wanting to risk a … More Peanut Butter Cookies

TGIF- fun finds

It’s Friday! Obviously, Lily has lived her best life this week…and the doggie snores are proof! If you don’t look like this on a Friday, did you even go hard enough during the week??? On our camping trip Greg found one of our favorite seasonal beers in a market and I think it makes summer … More TGIF- fun finds

TGIF- fun finds

It’s done- another school year in the books! My 18th year of teaching is over… and what a year it has been! On one hand- this year flew by…but then again it seems like it’s been precisely 3,472 days since I was physically at school with my students. What a wild ride! I doubt I … More TGIF- fun finds

TGIF- fun finds

It’s Friday! And if the picture of these two super bougie, super adorable pups doesn’t warm your heart…well, I’m not sure we can be friends!!! I jumped on the whipped coffee bandwagon (along with the rest of the quarantined world!) and I found it to be really fun…and really good! It was fun to make … More TGIF- fun finds

TGIF- fun finds

Happy Friday- and if your plans this weekend include a margarita…enjoy!!! I have been living in my EVA Birkenstock’s this quarantine. They have all the comfort of a traditional Birkenstock, but they are made out of plastic thus making them waterproof and pretty much impossible to ruin! I am always very protective of my leather … More TGIF- fun finds

TGIF- fun finds

Happy Friday from week 2 of quarantine! While I haven’t been social with many human friends, I have been busy making friends with the local “wildlife” at the park. Here is a photo of my running buddy…yeah, sometimes I feel that slow! My friend Jill (excellent cook- not a baker) came up with idea of … More TGIF- fun finds

Confetti Cookies

To be honest, work meetings suck. I know, I know, they are useful and necessary…but you can’t deny the fact that they are a drag on your day. Solution to this sadness- cookies, of course! And, if said cookies are screaming out school spirit (as in school colors – black and gold) even better! I … More Confetti Cookies