Hi Friends! It has been a while but I thought it was time to give you all a little update. The last month has been long and trying but I’m happy to say that we’re all home now! Mr. Preston graduated from the NICU about a week and a half ago. It was a long [...]
Little Preston is here!
Halloween Treats and Crafts from around the web.
Life’s Ambrosia turns FIVE!
Last Sunday when Ryan and I leaving Friday Harbor after spending a lovely evening there for our anniversary we missed the ferry. By two cars. The next one didn’t come for 3 hours. AND to top it off the Seahawks were not doing well. And why does it always seem that when your football team [...]
6 years ago today Ryan and I were married. I can’t believe it’s been that long already. It’s been an amazing six years. We have a beautiful home and an amazing son. It’s already been so incredible, I can’t wait to see what the coming years bring. Happy Anniversary Honey! I love you! In honor [...]
“Autumn, the year’s last, loveliest smile” – William Cullen Bryant. AND IT IS HERE! It’s finally here! THE FIRST DAY OF FALL!! I could not think of a better way to celebrate one of my favorite days than to share some of the best pumpkin recipes I’ve found from around the web. I did get [...]
Happy Sunday friends! I hope your Labor Day weekend is going well! We are keeping it rather chill at our home. Hanging around, eating frozen yogurt, visiting the market and playing at the park. I couldn’t ask for a better one :) I’ve got some more links for you this week of things I fell [...]
Happy Monday! How was your weekend? Ours was jam-packed but so fun. I mean I made pizza, rolls, lumpia, doughnuts (4 times, more about that later), cookies and spaghetti and meatballs. In other words we ate well. Very well. With great company to boot! Ryan’s brother, Jason and my sister-in-law, Monica came to visit. I [...]
Happy Monday Friends! I hope you all had a wonderful weekend. We did. We spent Father’s Day spoiling Ryan. He woke up to chorizo breakfast toastadas. We went shopping. We enjoyed a pizza lunch out, complete with dough to play with. And Kellan and Ryan cuddled on the couch watching Monster’s Inc while I prepped [...]
Good Morning Friends! I just got back yesterday afternoon from a lovely trip to Austin, TX for the BlogHer Food Conference. It was my first time to Texas and it was a blast. I got my cowboy boots a little dusty. I ate some amazing food. Like a lot of amazing food. Scrumptious tacos at [...]
Hi friends. A run of the mill Monday Musings post just does not seem right today. Unfortunately, this past Saturday, en route to celebrate a 50th anniversary, a few members of my extended family were involved in a car accident. Tragically, my step-aunt did not survive. My two step-cousins will be alright but at the [...]
My name is Des. I’m a Mom to Kellan and Preston. Wife to Ryan. Dog mom to Pumpkin and lover of all things food. Whether it is cooking it, eating it, shopping for it or watching TV about it, food is one of my favorite things. Read more »
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