2010 archive

CafePress ~ review & giveaway

 One of my many clothing-related weaknesses is bags.  Small clutches, diaper bags, totes; you name it, I like it.  I’m picky though, and don’t want the same bag that everyone else picked up at the mall this season, and as a stay at home mom, I need to watch the budget too.  This is where CafePress comes in! CafePress has a wide variety of unique and personalized gifts for everyone!  From sports teams to television shows to your favourite animal, there is something for even the hardest person Read more […]

Our third anniversary

Yesterday was our third wedding anniversary.  Hard to believe it’s already been three years since we were married in Cuba!  I loved every moment of our destination wedding, even the fact that our beach wedding got rained out and we got married inside instead (where there was airconditioning!).   Here are a few pictures of our big day. Checking to see if it had started raining (it had): My favourite part – hanging out in the pool between the ceremony and the reception! The newlyweds dressed Read more […]

What’s for dinner: Blistered Corn

My husband has had a subscription to GQ for years and we get the best recipes from it!  He tried out the blistered corn the other day and I’m not sure we’ll ever cook corn any other way again.  So tasty and super easy, especially if you already have the grill on! Ingredients 8 ears of corn, shucked 2 limes, quartered 2 teaspoons mild chili powder 2 teaspoons sea salt ¼ cup Cotija cheese, crumbled (or feta or grated Parmesan) Directions Cook corn on an oiled grill Read more […]

Costco cookie recall

We’re a big Costco family here.  What can I say, I like only shopping for paper towel and toilet paper twice a year, and their prices on kids clothes and toys are great!  Apparently, there has been a Costco cookie recall for their Chocolate Lover’s Cookies and Chocolate Chunk Cookies, which were sold between July 26 and August 7. Apparently Costco is calling everyone who bought them to tell them about the recall, but we haven’t received a call yet.  Don’t eat the cookies; take them back to Read more […]

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