Elisabeth treated the house to homemade strawberry rhubarb pie Monday night as my dad had sent her some freshly picked rhubarb this past weekend from a local rhubarb farm he had visited. She jumped at the chance to get rhubarb so the rest of the housemates let her lead the charge in using it. My … More Pie & random happenings
Yesterday evening I discovered that my dad was in Denver at a baseball game so I convinced him to come over for dinner! It was such a nice surprise. He was a great sport too as we were having tofu in peanut sauce with snap peas and cauliflower, a dish I know he would not … More Surprises x2
This past weekend was what I considered a very productive one, which means I loved it. It started with grocery shopping on Friday evening and then watching Spirited Away. A trip to JoAnn Saturday morning started off the day followed by finishing all the winding of my cross stitch thread onto cardboard bobbins and partial … More Weekend productivity
The rest of my week went by well. My coworker, Brenda, came back from her three week vacation, so it was really nice to see her. My coworkers and I had Friday Funday where we had lunch together and played Concept. Yesterday, Gene and I walked around the lake at our old apartment because it … More End of the week
This morning I made muffins again – this time I made raspberry lemon and lemon poppy seed muffins – two flavors! The raspberry lemon turned out quite wonderful and is something I will definitely make again. The poppy seed one wasn’t bad but you couldn’t really taste the lemon. If I make that one again … More Lovely day outside
Yesterday was a great day because I got to see Kaitlin, Kevin, and EG! I also went ring shopping and Gene bought our wedding rings!! They are currently getting sized for us so we will pick them up at a later date and we’ll exchange them in June during our wedding. We hung out at … More Visiting Kaitlin!
This weekend was full of little accomplishments. I finished my superhero skirt – I added a band on the top and a clasp above the zipper. I even got a compliment on it when we got pho for lunch! I purchased more fabric so I could sew a dress. This time I’m going to use … More My weekend