October 2010 archive

Trees Please!

I told you yesterday about the 50% off plant sale at Lowes …Seriously, I can’t figure out WHY I’ve spend the past year and a half in my house without any live plants!  I just want to load up every corner I can find with some greenery now…Let’s hope they don’t commit suicide on me.   […]

Thrift Store Treasures

So you remember that a few days ago I scored this pretty little curb side treasure: I promptly made my way over to my favorite thrift store to see if I could find a friend for her.  I’ve been trying to decide what to do with this end of my living room forever now, so […]

The Great Pumpkin

In the spirit of fall, Halloween and Thanks Giving (you choose which is your favorite),I bring you THIS: Pumpkin Gingerbread Trifle  (cue the angel voices) Ingredients 2 (14-ounce) packages gingerbread mix 1 (5.1-ounce) box cook-and-serve vanilla pudding mix 1 (30-ounce) can pumpkin pie filling 1/2 cup packed brown sugar 1/3 teaspoon ground cardamom or cinnamon […]

Dumpster Dive Thursdays!

Ok, in all honesty, it wasn’t in a dumpster(although I don’t know if that would have stopped me, to be perfectly honest).   I found this little baby all alone on a curb down the street along with some other stray odds and ends and I couldn’t pass her up. I’m letting her get adjusted to […]

Cougar Town

Ok, I’ll admit it.  It’s not the wittiest, most well written show on tv. In fact, Cougar Town is one of those shows that we watch each week maily because it follows Modern Family, which is by far, THE BEST comedy on tv.  So what keeps me watching week after week?I’m a total sucker for […]