Monthly archive November, 2011
A Rudie Snack

A Rudie Snack

It’s a virtual Advent Calendar! This really is the most wonderful time of the year, isn’t it? I will forever be a Christmas romantic and I am so excited to celebrate with all of you this year. There is going to be some fun stuff going on this month over here– I feel like Santa...
This ship has set sail...

This ship has set sail…

Somes days I feel more fragile than others. My threshold for handling certain situations in life tend to cycle through a variation of phases. Yesterday was one of those low threshold phases, if you know what I mean… I fell asleep in tears, woke up in tears, and proceeded to tear up throughout the day’s entirety. I miss...
A Feast Among Friends

A Feast Among Friends

3 days remaining to get as many ideas of: as possible! How about sinking your teeth into these Indian and Pilgrim-shaped mini sandwiches: It’s a Friendship Feast. WHAT YOU’LL NEED: Pilgrim Sandwich 2 slices GF and vegan bread, use 2″ round cutter for each 1 orange mini pepper (for hat) 1 piece shredded carrot (for...
A Chocolate-Covered Tee-Pee

A Chocolate-Covered Tee-Pee

It would quite unfair if I didn’t pay homage to my special ethnic heritage for this theme’s: I know the blonde hair and super pale skin make you instantly think: “She must have American Indian blood in her!” It’s as if you know me… This fact always throws people off but the truth is, I...
A corny post.

A corny post.

One week until Thanksgiving! I don’t know about you but I am ready to stuff my face with: So I’m definitely not your typical kind of girl. When it comes to receiving gifts, I love to ask for practical things rather than gifts of glitz and glam. Unless it’s a gift card to Anthropologie. Now that I...
The Spunky Nut.

The Spunky Nut.

Let me first start off and say THANK YOU from the bottom of my heart for ALL the birthday love yesterday! It was so much fun to read comments from some of you who I have  not seen before and those who are daily commenters. Words cannot express to you how much all of you mean...
They say it's your birthday...

They say it’s your birthday…

Taking the day off with Thanksgiving Treats to celebrate an: There is no shame when it comes to birthdays. They are meant to be celebrated. Even if it is your own birthday you are subjecting others to indulge in. It is a requirement. It’s in the Birthday Law Book. It’s especially difficult as you get older...
Cornucopias are for lovers.

Cornucopias are for lovers.

Time to change things up here a bit, put the turkeys aside and add new types of: that you can serve this Thanksgiving, whip up for your kids, or just for yourself. See? A little bit for everyone. I’m a giver. These are so simple to make, it will make you wanna slap your momma....
Turkey for Breakfast.

Turkey for Breakfast.

Let us not overlook the most important meal of the day: Breakfast. We put so much emphasis on the main meal at dinner for Thanksgiving that we forget in order to gain the strength to eat everything on the table, we need delicious breakfast foods to help us out. Breakfast. My favorite meal of the...
Turkey Meat-ah-balls.

Turkey Meat-ah-balls.

We have just a few days left of: before I collapse from the bird flu. The candle is burning slowly now… Until that day occurs, I think I am going to pitch my own vegan advertisement for meatless products. Here is what I have so far: “Turkey  Mockballs. The other white, non-meat. It’s what’s for...
Turkey Rice, Rice{cake} baby.

Turkey Rice, Rice{cake} baby.

Title to be sung to the tune of Vanilla Ice’s “Ice, Ice Baby.” Let’s get serious here for a moment friends, shall we? I continually scratch my head at the fact that this food item: is actually considered a dieter’s food staple. Of course I understand the concept fully as to why anyone struggling with their...
Turkey Kabobs

Turkey Kabobs

I have no idea how this theme: has carried through for this long. I’m spending too much time in the produce section and possibly scaring all the employees. I must look extremely suspicious. Walking up and down the aisles, with a funny “What can I do with this?” look on my face… for 30 minutes at...