Tag Archives: brussels sprouts

wear it wednesday: super simple side pony; great for moms!

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one of my favorite pictures; priceless!

super simple mommy side pony! Definitely not as cute as Morgan’s ballerina bun though 😉

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  • Project: wear it wednesday: super simple side pony; great for moms!
  • Difficulty rating (1=easiest, 5= way too hard!): 1
  • Time: 2 minutes… so quick!
  • Would I do it again? I do this a lot, so I thought I would share!
  • What I would do differently: dress it up for a night out with the hubs
  • Items used: clear elastics; love these!

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I hope you were inspired as much as I was. If not, click on “Recommend a Pin” above and I would love to hear any suggestions you might have!
Until ipinterest again!

Karie J

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taste it tuesday: super yummy pizza casserole; a huge hit for the kiddos!

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• Project: taste it tuesday: super yummy pizza casserole; a huge hit for the kiddos! Plus a quick tip on boiling water with a wooden spoon….supposedly doesn’t boil over, not sure if this really does the trick!
Difficulty rating (1=easiest, 5= way too hard!): 2. The pizza casserole was really pretty easy, just a lot of layering, but that’s what makes it good, right?!
• Would I do it again? yes!
• What I would do differently: we did chicken sausage and ground turkey for a leaner version
• Items used: yummy recipe from: http://formamas.blogspot.com/2011/08/pizza-casserole.html

Have you done anything from Pinterest lately? What’s inspiring you?
I hope you were inspired as much as I was. If not, click on “Recommend a Pin” above and I would love to hear any suggestions you might have!
Until ipinterest again!

Karie J

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day 144: cooking it up/super yummy baked creamy chicken taquitos, a definite keeper!

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• Project: day 144: cooking it up/super yummy baked creamy chicken taquitos, a definite keeper!
• Difficulty rating (1=easiest, 5= way too hard!): 1 (really, it was a 1, even for me!)
• Would I do it again? oh yes, and I already have! I made it once for Hayden’s teacher Abby who just had a baby without the onions and cilantro, and then again for us with!
• What I would do differently: We modified them a bit for Abby’s family, but I tried one and it was still good! We like a bit more heat, so we kept it the same for us, and it was SO good!
• Items used: for this amazing recipe head to: http://www.chef-in-training.com/2012/02/baked-creamy-chicken-taquitos/
Until ipinterest tomorrow!

Karie J 🙂

day 116: baking away/ super cute Peep smore’s for Easter, adorable!!

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  • Project: day 116: baking away/ super cute Peep smore‘s for Easter, adorable!!
  • Difficulty rating (1=easiest, 5= way too hard!): 1
  • Would I do it again? YES! The girls loved these (of course they did, there was chocolate ;), and they are too cute!
  • What I would do differently: we just microwaved them and it worked out perfectly, but actually doing them with our fire pit would have been pretty awesome too
  • Items used: graham crackers, Hershey’s chocolate bar, different colored Peeps, and the adorable idea from: http://eclecticrecipes.com/peeps-smores-for-easter

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Karie J 🙂

day 111: outdoors we will go/ simple spring flower arrangement/ daffodils and lemons!

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  • Project: day 111: outdoors we will go/ simple spring flower arrangement/ daffodils and lemons!
  • Difficulty rating (1=easiest, 5= way too hard!): 1
  • Would I do it again? definitely, it’s too easy not to do!
  • What I would do differently: add at least one more lemon, but it would be very cute with additional flower colors in the arrangement as well
  • Items used: Daffodils are so cheap right now, I got 3 sets of 10 at Trader Joe’s for just $1.15. I had one lemon lying around the house and saw one up for grabs in the teacher’s lounge today, but it turned out to be a very small grapefruit! Oh well, it still works! Adorable idea from: http://b-moviestar.com/tag/flower-arrangement

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Karie J 🙂

day 110: cooking it up/ super yummy, simple, and healthy balsamic roasted carrots and brussels sprouts

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    • Project: day 110: cooking it up/ super yummy, simple, and healthy balsamic roasted carrots and brussels sprouts
  • Difficulty rating (1=easiest, 5= way too hard!): 1, this is such a simple, and pretty much fool-proof recipe, even for me! 😉
  • Would I do it again? oh yes, it was so good, even the girls liked it, yes they like brussels sprouts!
  • What I would do differently: absolutely nothing!
  • Items used: for the amazing recipe go to: http://lapetitemaisonverte.blogspot.com/2012/02/balsamic-roasted-vegetables.html

Until ipinterest tomorrow!

Karie J 🙂