National Blogging Day of Remembrance

National Blogging Day of Remembrance

In lieu of today's scheduled post, I am joining other bloggers in remembering those who's lives were so tragically affected last Friday in Newton, Connecticut. My thoughts and prayers are with you all. … [Read more...]

Blog Awards, Travel Pics, and A Few Things You May Not Know About Me…

Chihuly Glass, Bellagio Hotel, Las Vegas, 2005

Today, I'm excited to share some of my favorite bloggers with you, plus a few fun travel pics as well. Chihuly Glass, Bellagio Hotel, Las Vegas, November 2005 You see, last week I was EXTREMELY honored to receive two different blog awards from two very talented and fabulous ladies, Terra of Cafe Terra Blog and Ann of Sumptuous Spoonfuls. Terra awarded me with the Leibster Blog award, which, for those of you unfamiliar with the award, is passed along to 5 of your "dearest" or "favourite" bloggers.  The rules for the Leibster award … [Read more...]

Mole, Mezcal, and a Mexican Wedding

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My husband, Ian, and I just returned from 5 BLISSFUL {aka, without kids!} days in Oaxaca, where we celebrated our friend's Mexican wedding with lots of mole and mezcal. If you're unmarried and thinking about a Mexican wedding one day, I can highly recommend Oaxaca. Not that I would change anything about my own wedding mind you... Ian and I were married in a beautiful church not far from the Pacific Ocean on a romantically foggy day in October. The fog was quite fitting actually... We celebrated Ian's Scottish heritage {picture … [Read more...]