Have you ever been out shopping and all of a sudden, boom, a really fun, unique shop catches your eye? Like maybe … a specialty food shop that offers taste testing? Yummmm, my favorite! How about one with all kinds of flavored olive oils and balsamic vinegars? (If you’ve never been in one, you simply must go!) Our latest little find, and new favorite foodie shop, is O’live A Little ! (Oh live a Little? Cute, right? I thought so.) They had a [...]
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I know we’ve all wasted money on beauty products and makeup before. And we all know how that happens, right? You were pushed by an enthusiastic sales clerk (to buy a whole bunch of stuff you just don’t need); a lipgloss looks awesome on a friend (but not so much on you as you later find out); you get sucked in by an awesome QVC presentation (and buy a whole set or jumbo size of something you discover you hate); your girlfriends all convince you [...]
Happy 4th of July from MagnetStreet! Who doesn’t love a great deal, right? Our friends from MagnetStreet are always excited to offer our readers a little something extra, and you are going to love, love, LOVE this one! While summer has only just recently arrived, brides are currently (or should be) planning and shopping for their fall and winter weddings. In case you didn’t know, MagnetStreet can handle ALL your needs for wedding stationery, and there’s a great BIG sale going on!! But [...]
I’ve always been a huge fan of shrimp scampi. Even when I eat out, if there’s shrimp scampi on the menu, I’m going to try it. There are so many different variations. I’ve had it with angel hair pasta, penne, and linguine, made with capers, lemon and wine. Many times though, I’m left disappointed. Wanting. Missing something… There’s not enough butter, too much oil, not enough sauce, and God for bid, not enough garlic. The garlic is critical. When I’m left disappointed, [...]
Is there anybody out there that hasn’t heard of Cupcake Wars? If you haven’t then you might be living in a cave or don’t have cable. Which in that case, if you live in a cave, you most definitely don’t have cable. Okay, moving on… Since we are making a valiant run at moving towards a gluten free lifestyle, one of the things that we miss the most is a good cupcake. Not just any old cupcake, a moist, fluffy, really [...]