I went to church the other night. I don't normally go to church, and certainly not at night. But the lights looked pretty. It was the feast of St. Andrew, and my niece was "graduating" - she became an altar server. She's the one in the ponytail, front row, looking to the left. Nice job,… Continue reading Church
Last week, on Nov. 16, we celebrated my niece Leyna's 9th birthday. One more year and she's going to be double-digits! She's a sweet, sweet girl - and a fellow Scorpio.
I celebrated my birthday (again) this weekend, along with my sister's birthday. I put together this dessert plate. I was very proud of those chocolate-dipped strawberries. My family descended en masse into my little apartment, bearing food, food, and more food.
Look, homemade overnight oats! I told my sister about this batch, and she made me a few from her own recipe. This is pumpkin spice overnight oats. It was delicious, and a huge portion! Very filling, I probably could have split it in half and still felt full. No sugar added! Just yummy cranberries, pumpkin… Continue reading Homemade overnight oats
Today would have been my Pa's 72nd birthday. I miss him every day, it's so, so hard sometimes to think about life without him. I love this picture though, of him and my husband. They would often go to a hockey game together to celebrate their birthdays, which are on the 9th and 12th.