My coworker M wanted Guinness cupcakes for her birthday. After doing some searching through the interwebs & Pinterest, I gathered a few ideas and added my own to come up with a delectable cupcake. These cupcakes have booze in every layer, but it is not overpowering. Since we really don't drink around here, I had to … Continue reading Happy Birthday, M! Irish Booze Cakes
I love Paris! As many times as I have gone, I can't seem to get enough of it. I have a couple of tips for making your visit a little less stressful. Everyone wants a lovely picture in front of the Eiffel Tower. Do you see that lawn in the picture above? You can take … Continue reading Visiting the Eiffel Tower
Oh, life never stands still. I can't even stand still. After 20 years of being a military family, we can't stay in one place for too long. We are always looking to move up and explore somewhere else. Barefoot Runner and I both got new jobs - back in the States. I love living abroad. … Continue reading On the move….
This New Year's I decided to make Mochi. I did not make it to add to broth, but as a delicious candy. This is the second time I made it. The first time, I steamed them on the stove with homemade cranberry sauce inside. Those instructions will come later. This time, I tried the … Continue reading mmmmmm…. Mochi
I enjoy hanging out with the girls from the Spouses's Club once a month to play Bunco. If you are not familiar with the game, you basically sit 4 people to a table (3 or 4 tables) and roll 3 dice. The goal is to score points by rolling a certain number. You start with … Continue reading Every Home Needs a Gnome!
Oh, school... how much I love you and hate you at the same time. I enjoy the learning, but the papers I have to write are a different story. I have class this evening (Friday) all day Saturday, and all day on Sunday - 3 (10 - 15 page) papers due on Sunday and a … Continue reading It’s a love & hate relationship
It's been a while since I wrote a post, life is a bit crazy. I'm supposed to be working on a project right now, but I needed a 5 minute break. I am spending my 5 minutes with you... Oh, aren't you lucky! I want to share the view of the Bavarian Alps that I … Continue reading Enjoying the view while I work