Posted in August 2012

Cilantro Lime Chicken Tacos

This week is getting very busy, but when I came upon a recipe for Cilantro Lime Chicken Taco filling cooked in the Slow Cooker I knew that I had enough time for this. I came home on my lunch break and put everything in the slow cooker and set it on low (8 Hours). Since … Continue reading

The Settlers of Catan: My New Addiction

The Settlers of Catan: My New Addiction

I’ve been watching the you tube series table top hosted by Will Wheaton and I have found a new favorite game, The Settlers of Catan. It is s a board game where you build roads and cities by earning resources such as wood, wheat, or ore. I really want to play this game so we went off on a … Continue reading

Sewing Day Out

Sewing Day Out

Last Saturday I went over to my boyfriend’s Dad’s house and had a sewing day with his sister and step-mom. It was pretty fun. We all had our sewing machines out and a table for cutting and ironing. We didn’t get a whole lot done (we like to gibber-gabber too much) but his step-mom got her … Continue reading

Getting the Garden Ready for Fall

Well the Texas heat has fried all my plants except the bell peppers which are still hanging on. The red bell pepper plant may even give me a little pepper here in the next few weeks. However, the squash and the tomato plants have kicked the bucket and I’m trying desperately to baby my rosemary … Continue reading

I Finally Finished My Quilt

I Finally Finished My Quilt

A few days ago I decided I needed a break from all the hustle and bustle of work and school so I plopped myself down in front of the TV, turned on Star Trek: Deep Space Nine, and worked on finishing hand stitching of the binding on my quilt. It was actually quite nice to … Continue reading