Fabric, Food

DIY Lunch Tote

Standard, April 2, 2017, Marie, 2632 Views 2 Comments

I do not often get a planned or sit down lunch.  On these days,  I bring my tiffin, tea, extra water and a smoothie.  The issue with a normal size lunch

Blue Apron Moroccan Chicken

Easy Foodie Fun with Blue Apron

Standard, March 15, 2017, Marie, 2192 Views 2 Comments

First, please note that I am not sponsored by Blue Apron, thought wouldn’t mind if I was!  Hints to BA! Second, don’t hate if you don’t think Foodie and Blue


Shifting Creativity

Standard, February 19, 2017, Marie, 1675 Views 0 Comments

I envy those that can stay the course on one hobby, but then I don’t.  My shifting creativity keeps life interesting and our home in fresh supply of weirdness and

Rosemary Bread

PFF: Homemade Rosemary Bread

Standard, January 16, 2017, Marie, 2127 Views 0 Comments

Rosemary bread is a special treat from the local bakery, often paired with a hearty stew or soup.  It is a rare delight, and one that I wanted to recreate

baked beans

Holiday Traditions and Baked Beans

Standard, December 25, 2016, Marie, 1997 Views 0 Comments

This past year my last living grandparent moved on and it was the first time I took an active role in the sorting of a life.  I guess it is a

pumpkin pie

PFF: Pumpkin Pie Smoothie

Standard, December 11, 2016, Marie, 1613 Views 0 Comments

What to do with a leftover can of pumpkin?  Well, if you’re lazy and don’t want to make pie, like me, you can make a pumpkin pie smoothie! I searched

Brussels sprouts

Butter-Steamed Brussels Sprouts

Standard, November 27, 2016, Marie, 2339 Views 0 Comments

This year we have a new addition to give thanks for at our holiday table:  butter-steamed Brussels sprouts.  Now, I get it, many feels that they are gross or bitter


The App Life: Boxed

Standard, November 13, 2016, Marie, 1883 Views 0 Comments

The Boxed app comes through courtesy of the Ibotta app.  Like Jet, it is an online shopping resource for groceries and other bulk needs. I have pros and cons for


The App Life: Jet

Standard, October 12, 2016, Marie, 2027 Views 0 Comments

I really like being able to shop in app form, especially for groceries.  Recently, Ibotta featured two new sites:  Jet and Boxed and I tried both! Today, I talk about