Tag Archives: fun

jar salads.

So after my cooking class, and with my motivation to stay in shape, I have decided I need to also need to take a closer look at what I’m eating. I really liked the idea of these jar salads, which … Continue reading

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my first cooking class.

So our school has a wellness group that puts on all kinds of activities for the staff. They organize yoga instructors, do bowling nights, put together runs and walks, and they decided this month to have us all go to … Continue reading

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homemade noodle bowl.

All my cooking magazines say this is the year of broth. I am beyond ecstatic at this prediction. I love brothy soups and meals. And I am excited to make it my own in my own kitchen! Not too long … Continue reading

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museum of science and industry.

As per tradition at the Museum of Science and Industry in Chicago, there is Christmas Around the World display there, that I wanted to check out. Coincidentally, there was also an exhibit on the history of Walt Disney that I … Continue reading

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girls day: pottery painting

Once a month, the girls and I get together and spend an entire day blowing off our lives, leaving our men, and just spending some good old fashioned time together.  My girls and I have been friends since the beginning … Continue reading

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yes, please!

I just finished reading Amy Poehler’s new book “Yes, Please!”  I have to say, I don’t often read non-fiction, and when I do, I read memoirs even less, but this book had me absolutely rolling with laughter.  Amy Poehler is … Continue reading

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knitting.

I decided I needed a new hobby.  I want to do something that’s going to show some results; something I can be proud of.  I’ve been feeling lately that I need a big confidence boost, and something that will help … Continue reading

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