Book on my Bedside Table: Career of Evil

Cormoran Strikes again! Or rather, someone else strikes and he investigates. Either way, the third installment of J.K Rowling’s- wait I mean Robert Gailbraith’s-detective series proves to be more intense than the last…

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Don’t Say Hi-Ya in Krav Maga

Like many others I set up New Year’s resolutions and luckily I’m actually doing some of them. Now you may ask what one of the New Year’s resolution is? Two words: Krav Maga. What is Krav Maga you ask?

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A Winter Swim

I think winter is out to get me. It keeps getting colder and more miserable, and I have a toddler to entertain. All day. Every day. So after brainstorming on how to beat these winter blues (and get some energy out of my little monster, to boot) the husband and I decided to take a trip to a nearby aquatic center…

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Colorado Castle

When someone tells you that there is a random castle in the mountains that a man has spent the last 40 years building by hand, it doesn’t matter how exhausted you are or how much you really want to get home, you go visit that castle because, Hogwarts…

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Dear Baklava, I think I love you. Sincerely, Ginger.

Continuing from last week’s post about my review of Vefa’s Kitchen by Vefa Alexiadou. Let me state again I have had amazing Baklava so trust me when I say that this recipe is the best. I did learn a lot about myself by making this recipe and will add impatient to my list

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DIY Valentine’s Day Wreath

AKA, my “made-from-random-stuff-I-had-lying-around-the-house wreath.” Seriously, my husband thought I was crazy when I tried to describe to him what I was going to do, but I think it turned out awesome and am super happy with it

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January Fix

When this month’s Stitch Fix showed up on my doorstep, I have to admit that I felt a little guilty getting it so close to Christmas. My intent was to bump the date out a little bit, but with the holiday madness it slipped my mind…

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Cooking with Vefa

OPA!!! Now grab a dish and smash it to the ground- or not- regardless it is a time to celebrate my review of Vefa’s Kitchen

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Monthly Bills Checklist

If obsessive compulsive was something that would be written on a resume, it would be on the very tippity top of mine. I am organized to a fault. In fact, I like to organize and re-organize things in my spare time. Oh, and make lists. Lots of lists…

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The Copper Kitchen

I am going to state, for the record, that I am far from a food critic. If you are one of those amazing foodies who knows when there is a hint of saffron and a whiff of citrus in a dish, then this is probably not the blog post for you. A whiff of citrus? Yeah, not really a thing…

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