Celebrating Easter {Our Front Porch Entry}

I have so enjoyed watching Spring gently unfold in my yard and neighborhood. Over the last week, green is popping up everywhere and it sure does feel cheerful. Of course, our warm 82 degrees today felt amazing too! The monogrammed crest is new from TomTom & Co. I needed another door hanger like I need… Read More

Celebrating St. Patrick’s Day {Shamrock Pretzels}

I have hunted for two years for a good pretzel mix in a box to no avail! In the past, I’ve used both Auntie Anne’s and Fleischmann’s with good luck. Since my boys were asking and I couldn’t go another year without shamrock pretzels, I turned to the Nine & Sixteen recipe. I love pretty… Read More

Celebrating St. Patrick’s Day {Cottage Pie & Creme de Menthe Brownies}

Our favorite St. Patrick’s Day meal also happens to be John’s favorite meal of all time! Both Cottage Pie and Creme de Menth brownies are a true labor of love. I randomly picked up a box of the beer bread at Trader Joe’s and served that too. I know the boys would be ravenous, both… Read More

Celebrating St. Patrick’s Day {Corned Beef Sammies}

We had a casual albeit delicious Sunday Supper to kick off St. Patrick’s Day week – corned beef sandwiches. This is one of the boy’s favorite meals, and is so easy. Simply cook the brisket according to the directions all day in the slow cooker. Shred and serve on rye with swiss cheese. Some of… Read More