Sauteed Mushrooms

My husband has a host of vegetables he doesn’t like, and mushrooms top the list. Last week, he was out-of-town for work, so I did what I usually do when he’s gone, cook something he’d hate. And let me tell you, he really missed out on this one. I slowly sautéed cremini mushrooms with a chopped shallot… Continue reading Sauteed Mushrooms

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Fashion Friday: Entrenched

The trench coat is one of those pieces that always ends up on a fashion “must-have” list. Universally flattering, it can transform the most mundane outfit into something so chic. Part starlet and part spy, wearing a trench adds a little bit of glamour to the everyday 

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Confession

[youtube=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5e_i4l4sBv8] Are you familiar with Britney’s work?* No? Then, I’m not sure we can be friends. *Are you just floored with my taste in music right now? I’m sure you are, particularly, if you remember this post.

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Fasion Friday: Western

Living in Kansas, the idea of Western wear can seem a little tired. But, this doesn’t seem very boring. Does it?

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Polished

A few weeks ago, I mentioned the new “it” Chanel nail polish color was Black Pearl. I was right about it being a hot new color, but after some serious hours of research, I’m pleased to report that basically any color goes this Spring. Shades of pink, yellow, blue and green have all been seen on… Continue reading Polished

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Spanish Inspired Couscous

Tonight, I had plans to make this couscous. Lucky for you, I was overcome with a bout of laziness. The thought of roasting butternut squash seemed like too much work, so I rooted around my fridge and came up with this Spanish-inspired couscous. The mixture of spicy olives and arugula plays nicely with sweet notes… Continue reading Spanish Inspired Couscous

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Wish List

Spring is my favorite season. It can be a bit temperamental, but for me, there is always such unexpected and sudden joy when the sun comes out. This week, I’ve composed a wish list of things I’d like to do this Spring.   Spring Wish List Have lunch outside with friends. Plant vegetables, herbs and flowers in my… Continue reading Wish List

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Fashion Friday: Prints

This spring, fashion designers have created some great printed options. If your wardrobe is a sea of solids, it’s time to try something new. I’ll admit finding a great print can seem a little intimidating, but it’s worth the risk. The right print can inject a bit of personal style into your wardrobe. I’ve pulled together a group of… Continue reading Fashion Friday: Prints

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