Good Memories- just happened to be on video!

Eating Healthy! Why wait.. here is much lunch

Red Peppers
Fancy Lettuce
Black Beans
3 0z of flank steak
home made dressing - lime juice, lemon juice, orange juice, balsamic ving, honey, mustard..

New Bedding!

Ok So I wanted White, but DH was right, white only looks good for a few days! So we went with Chocolate.

The colors in our house!

Some of these are off a few shades because of lighting!

More Bella

this one is a little blurry, it was hard getting her to sit still (holding the camera in one hand and them the arm of the stuffed monkey she loves (yes just the arm, she destroyed it) in the other hand)

Creating this look- On a Budget!

This is what I came up with!

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Dolce Drop-Leaf Dining Table


I decided to go with silver accents!

SKIMMER Candlestick
Ikea - Skimmer Candlestick $9.99

NILS Armchair
Ikea 79.99 ea


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Cotoure Parsons Chair - Set of 2


(note these chairs are know as: Banana Leaf, Sea Grass, Rattan or Wicker)

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MAJBY Chair with armrests
IKEA $79.99


HEDDA Cushion cover
Ikea: HEDDA $6.99
FELICIA Cushion cover
IKEA (i decided to go with silver accents) $7.99


Cushion cover 89.99

Why its good to shop around!

Elana Banana Leaf Dining Chair Set of 2
SKU# 378106
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Andres II Side Chair









Best Veggie/Healthy Sandwich EVER!!

Sorry I would have more to take a picture of, but I ate it!

(all from Trader Joes)
1 Ciabatta Roll
Portobella Mushroom Cap
2 pc of good Provolone Cheese
1 Roma Tomato
Baby Spinach
Balsamic Vinegarette Dressing

  1. Wash mushroom
  2. Place on paper-plate and microwave for 1min 30 sec
  3. On another plate place roll
  4. Put a piece of cheese on one side of the roll and save the other one for the top of the mushroom once its done cooking
  5. Slice Roma tomato thinly
  6. Take cooked mushroom place on side of the bun that doesnt have cheese, put extra slice on mushroom, put back in the microwave for 30 sec
  7. Take out of microwave
  8. Ok lets put it together
  9. Handful of spinach (on top of mushroom covered in cheese)
  10. Put nice chunk of prouts on top of spinach
  11. Place sliced tomato on top of sprouts - sprinkle with salt and pepper
  12. Now drizzle some of your favorite Balsamic dressing on top
  13. Put the other slice of bread on top (with the melted cheese)
  14. Voila!
  15. Add a side of a few veggies or olives!!! Filling and healthy!

Organized Shelves

Martha Stewart


Barefoot Contessa- Ina Garten's Kitchen/Storage

HGTV Green Home Pantry
Martha Stewart