Currently Browsing: July 2013

Meowsletter: Moose’s July Recap

Hello readers! It’s been a great month, hasn’t it?  Anna cut back on the Instagram updates, so I haven’t gotten as much face time on the blog.  I’m not complaining though.  The less time she spends posting means more time she spends feeding me. Here’s what we’ve been up to at home this month: 1. […]

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Passive Agressive Notes

Wednesday, July 24 is Pioneer Day in Utah.  Did you know that?  Pioneer Day. Pioneer Day is an official holiday celebrated on July 24 in the U.S. state of Utah, with some celebrations in regions of surrounding states originally settled by Mormon pioneers. It commemorates the entry of Brigham Young and the first group of […]

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Blueberry Cobbler Recipe

               INGREDIENTS               2 Cups Sugar 1 1/2 Cups Flour 2 TSP Baking Powder 1/4 TSP Salt 3 TBSP Shortening 2 TBSP Butter 1 Cup Milk 1 Cup Hot Water 2 Pints Blueberries              INSTRUCTIONS       […]

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Small

http://grooveshark.com/songWidget.swf I want so badly to write.  To sit down and pour out my thoughts into some wildly poetic and emotionally provoking essay on life and love, both topics about which I know little.  But nothing comes. There are times when I sit down at the computer with a sort of muffled clarity and there […]

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Favorite Finds: Link Love

Favorite Exploration Inspiration: Cabin Porn, Oh Pioneer, Life Lived Well Favorite Type: Chic Type Blog, Society 6, Type for Now Favorite Pinners: Megan, Cassie, Beth

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DIY: Corky Christmas Craft

Bah Humbug, you say.  Christmas is 5 months away, you say.  WHO CARES, I say.  I am already getting prepared for the best season of the year! Hobby Lobby has their Christmas decor out.  It’s like they are pandering directly to me.  I picked up two little floral accents (I think they count as floral? […]

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Design

It’s Wednesday and I have about [] <— that much motivation. So here are some products of me playing around with my own handwriting.  It’s an easy way to fill boring hours while Mike is at work.

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EAT: Mini Cinnibons!

So we had one more day’s worth of dough leftover from Pizza Night, and Mike decided to make something sweet for breakfast.  These adorable little Mini Cinnies were the result, and boy were they delicious! Mike used a muffin tin to bake them in so they’d keep their shape.  For the icing, he used almond […]

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Visiting Pisgah National Forest

Friday I only worked until 1 PM, so when I got home, Mike and I decided to go on an impromptu camping trip for our 16 monthiversary. We packed up our camping stuff (twinkle lights included), left some food out for the cats, and hit the road to Pisgah National Forest. The weather was absolutely […]

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Summer of the rain

This summer has been anything but summery.  I think we’ve had 40 straight days of rain.  Not exaggerating.  The Savannah River is flooded.  Snakes and alligators are making their homes in people’s yards because their habitat (the river bank) is displaced.  We went almost 2 weeks without mowing the lawn because it has been too […]

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