Long Island Winery Tour

May 16, 14 Long Island Winery Tour

Posted by in Rants & Raves, Travel

Last weekend the hubs and I offloaded the kids to Nana and Papa and set off on short excursion to Long Island. Long Island, you say? Yes, Long Island. Specifically, we went to the North Fork of Long Island. I know you have all kinds of preconceived ideas about Long Island if you’ve never been there and maybe even if you...

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Half-assed Blogger

Apr 10, 13 Half-assed Blogger

Posted by in Rants & Raves

I have so many draft in my posts folder. So many. I am a half-assed blogger. I am also a half-assed mama, but someone already staked a claim to that ;-) Half -assed housekeeper? Yep. Wife? You guessed it. So many things lately are half done around here and I’m getting kind of sick of it. Sometimes I leave the dishwasher half...

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Cirque du Ah-Mazing!

Jul 01, 12 Cirque du Ah-Mazing!

Posted by in Rants & Raves

So I told you how excited I was to go, and it was ah- mazing. It really was. Have you ever been? You should go! Here’s the deets on tickets –  Buy tickets here. They’ll be in town through the 5th of August. The venue is the right on the waterfront at the Boston Marine Industrial Park. It will be a great night...

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Finally, Cirque du Soleil.

Jun 13, 12 Finally, Cirque du Soleil.

Posted by in Rants & Raves

I have wanted to go to Cirque for ages. Ever since I first heard about it. The universe has finally conspired to get me to Boston to see this… I am beyond excited! AND it’s a date night. Wooohoo!

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Suburban housewife transformation complete. (almost)

Oct 06, 11 Suburban housewife transformation complete. (almost)

Posted by in Photos, Rants & Raves

  LL Bean should just go ahead and add a little note to this quilted vest order when they send it. “Congratulations on your choice to complete your transformation into suburban domesticity. Enjoy.” It’s really comfy. Really, it is. I could still probably shove a nose ring into the closed up hole if I...

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Some Like it Hot – Spicy Taco Salad

Mar 09, 11 Some Like it Hot – Spicy Taco Salad

Posted by in Body, Rants & Raves

My husband is someone that likes it hot. Probably why he married a feisty southern Italian with an Irish temper. I do all the cooking so I try to get some hot stuff in there every once and a while just for him. Turns out though, I love this too! This recipe is for two people with leftovers. That’s how we roll. Adjust to suit...

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