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15 St. Patrick’s Day Drinks

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I love a good drink for St. Patrick’s Day.  While I’m not always into the GREEN drinks, sometimes they are can totally delicious.  But let’s not forget that Guinness, Irish cream, and some good Irish whiskey can give any one a wee bit o’ the green on St. Patty’s Day.  After years of bartending, Mike […]

St. Patrick’s Day Link Party 2013

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I love St. Patrick’s Day.  It’s my favorite holiday.  I get all giddy seeing green all over the place.  We always spend the holiday bar hopping with the boys, eating pub food, seeing friends, and listening to some great local Irish bands.     There are about a million and five ideas out there for […]

St. Patrick’s Day Link Party 2012

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  It’s my favorite time of year, St. Patrick’s Day season.  Yes!     St. Patrick’s Day is a day full of friends, family, and a healthy does of the black stuff. We bar hop and run into people we haven’t seen since last March 17th. It’s wonderful!   {This may be one of the […]

St. Patrick’s Etsy Round-Up

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I love to shop, even if I’m only window shopping.  But I’m trying to save money since we have to go buy a car today.  So instead of showing you what I bought (boo), I’m sharing some awesome finds from Etsy, that I’m oo-ing and ah-ing over.  Lots of cute stuff while supporting handmade businesses, […]

20 Something Redux

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I thought I was about time I made good on my promise to share the details on the Mix CD from my Last Twenty Something giveaway.  But first, I’m going to tantalize your taste buds with my birthday food journey.     First up, breakfast with Mom at JP Pancake.  This place is outrageous and […]

Wednesday Whatsits (20)

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Hi Everyone. Welcome to Wednesday Whatsits! This past weekend we had Otto’s birthday party. Earlier today we announced the winners of the Unique Sweets Dessert Challenge and I shared my awesome Foodie Pen Pals box from Rachel. Tomorrow I’m guest posting at Passionately Artistic and Thriftary. Whew! I thought July was CRAZY. Oh wait. It’s still July. […]

WLOW 1st Birthday

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I can’t believe it’s been a year.  One year since I put up my very first post and decided to start a blog.  Ready to hear how all this started?   I sent a link to craftgawker to my friend Laura via Facebook.  She’s super crafty, she can sew, and she’s a great photographer.  I […]

My 31st Birthday Giveaway!!

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Ummm…so it’s my birthday.  And one of my favorite things to do on the blog on the b-day is to have a giveaway!!  So that’s what we’re doing.  I got together 15 of my blogging friends, and we’re giving one lucky reader and smorgasbord of gift cards.  The winner will get $125 to Target, $125 […]

Swap Ideas Day 2012

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How fun is this holiday?   An excuse to share ideas, more than usual, and find new inspiration.     That’s about all the excuse I need to host a blog and Pinterest hop!  Better yet, I’ve got some totally awesome co-hosts from Yeung Mother Hubbard, Robyn’s View, and Harvest Moon by Hand joining in […]

Endlessly Inspired 1st Blogiversary Giveaway

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Good morning everyone!  I’m incredibly excited about today’s giveaway.  My darling friend and DIY contributor Jenn from Endlessly Inspired is celebrating her first blogiversary!  Jenn is freaking amazing, a mom and a half, and she has the coolest craft/DIY ideas and she makes yummy food.     To celebrate Jenn today, we’re giving away a […]

National Food & Drink Holidays

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January – Soup and Oatmeal Month 01 – Bloody Mary Day 02 – Cream Puff Day 03 – Chocolate-Filled Cherry Day 04 – Spaghetti Day 05 – Whipped Cream Day 06 – Shortbread Day 07 – Tempura Day 08 – English Toffee Day 10 – Bittersweet Chocolate Day 11 – Milk Day 15 – Strawberry Ice […]

Beef and Cabbage Stew

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Ladies and Gentlemen…Happy St. Patrick’s Day!!  It’s time for beer dyed toxic green and acting Irish (ie. getting drunk). Here’s our favorite form of anihaltion: The Triathalon Mike came up with this “chug contest,” if you will, four years ago and it’s infamous with our circle of friends.  They are scared and in awe all at […]

Lemon-Lime Basil Shortbread Cookies

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St. Patty’s is big at our house.  Huge!  Mike was raised Irish Catholic and we both have Celtic heritage.  Mike’s family is Irish & German and I’m Scottish, English, and French.  My grandpa is big into genealogy and he got my dad’s (Irish, or so we thought) family one generation to Scotland and then the records stop. […]

Dark Chocolate Black-Bottom Pie

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Happy Pi Day!   Did you know the mathematical constant Pi had it’s own holiday?  It does.  Fun facts about Pi: Pi has been calculated to over one trillion digits beyond its decimal point. As an irrational and transcendental number, it will continue infinitely without repetition or pattern. Cool, huh?     The first Pi […]

25 Valentine’s Day Crafts, Printables & Recipes

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4-Ingredient Vanilla Strawberry Whipped Dessert from 30 Handmade Days Bananas About You Valentine & Printable Tags from Shaken Together Chili Chocolate Valentine Truffles from A Little Claireification Chocolate Covered Strawberry Hearts from Heather’s French Press Chocolate Valentine’s Whoppie Pies from Hip Mama’s Place Cream Cheese Swirled Red Velvet Cookies from Mom’s Test Kitchen DIY Easy […]