Monthly Archives: October 2012

Fifty Shades of Grey-Book Review

Book: Fifty Shades of Grey Author: E.L. James Published: 2011 by Vintage The Hook: No man has ever affected me the way Christian Grey has, and I cannot fathom why. Is it his looks? His civility? Wealth? Power? I don’t understand my irrational reaction. I … Continue reading

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Choosing the Perfect Wine

As it has been established throughout this blog – I am a lover of wines! However, I am not a lover of spending exorbitant amounts of money on my wine – call me a cheap wine drinker all you want, … Continue reading

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DIY Porcelain Plates & Mugs with Sayings

I’m sure many of you have seen this recent porcelain-decorating trend on Pinterest or other DIY websites. It was a craft both my mom and I really wanted to try but it took some time to get all the pieces … Continue reading

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I Hope They Serve Beer in Hell-Book Review

Book: I Hope They Serve Beer in Hell (Revised & Expanded) Author: Tucker Max Published: August 25, 2009, Kensington Publishing Corporation The Hook: My name is Tucker Max, and I am an asshole. I get excessively drunk at inappropriate times, … Continue reading

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Business Jackets…Not Just for the Office

As many of you have probably noticed recently, the “business jacket” has not only transformed from the standard black suit jacket but it has become a fashion accessory for every day wear! I do not have any photos of the … Continue reading

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Pineapple Punch Cake

*Sorry for the mid-week first post, it’s been one of those weeks!* This recipe idea evolved from a need for a meeting snack and what resided in my cupboards…thus I could also call it Cupboard Cake if I wanted! I … Continue reading

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Sweatshirt Season!

If you haven’t figured it out already, I love chilly weather! I am totally a sweatshirt kind of girl and this week in the Midwest is perfect sweatshirt weather! I know most people say they hate living in the Midwest … Continue reading

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Decorating with an Old Wooden Ladder

This was an idea my mom and I saw on Pinterest several different times and she simply fell in love with it! She really likes the antique/old country style of decoration and we happened to have some old, broken ladders … Continue reading

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