Life Lately

    Chopped Junior Themed Party

    February 24, 2017
    Chopped Junior Party

    I have been bugging Crystal for days to post something to our blog about her fabulous daughter Rose!! After much pestering by me and others, Crystal applied for Rose to try out for my all time favorite Food Network show Chopped.  Chopped has a version of the show called Chopped Junior and since Rose is 11 that is the one she went for.  Let me tell you this girl is meant to be on TV and is a fabulous chef. …

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  • Movie Reviews ~

    Movie Reviews from the Weekend

    So Russell and I watched 3 movies on Monday – as we both work for Government Agencies and it was a Federal Holiday!  The weather was gorgeous – but we were lazy and watched…

    February 23, 2017
  • The Bachelor Nick Episode 8 ~

    The Bachelor Nick Episode 8

    Are you ready for hometown dates? I am. Of course they left us last week with some unknowns. Which they seem to love doing that to us this season. We open the episodes with…

    February 22, 2017
  • Dry Rubbed Pork Ribs ~

    Dry Rubbed Pork Ribs

    Russell and I made these Dry Rubbed Pork Ribs for Father’s Day. I have been meaning to share these with you all, as they were FABULOUS. Russell works with Elvis (not THEE Elvis but…

    February 21, 2017
  • Peace Love and Pizza

    Peace Love and Pizza

    This weekend Rose and I were visiting our new bulldog at her foster mom’s house.  Afterwards we went to this great pet store called Red Bandanna and located in the same shopping area was Peace…

    February 20, 2017
  • IPSY Feb 2017 ~

    Ipsy Glam Bag February 2017

    We got our Ipsy Glam Bags for February 2017.  The theme is “Much Love”. Kerry’s Bag: I liked last months bag itself better.  This one seems a tad on the cheap side.  But you…

    February 17, 2017
  • New York 2016

    Chelsea Market in New York City

    On our recent trip to New York City we spent a lot of time at Chelsea Market.  It is simply stunning.  I love historic buildings that have been turned into something wonderful again.  Chelsea…

    February 16, 2017
  • Is It Worth a Full Size? Volume 2

    Is it worth a full size? Volume 2!

    I have a few more samples that I have used up and want to share another volume of Is it Worth a Full Size?  I did this before and you can view that post…

    February 15, 2017
  • The Bachelor Nick Episode 7 ~

    The Bachelor Nick Episode 7

    Here we go – we open with a reminder of the emotional roller coaster that was last week!  The girls are all sitting around acting like someone died.  Spooling over the break down that…

    February 14, 2017
  • New York 2016

    New York City

    Rose and I took a quick trip to New York City in the fall and we had a blast!   Rose has been to NYC previously but we drove into the city on our…

    February 13, 2017