DIY · Family

How To Paint Perfectly Crisp Striped Walls

  I had a vision for Violets bathroom when I first saw it. I wanted it cheery, bright and I was envisioning yellow & blue. It's a small bathroom, I figured stripes would make it seem larger than it actually was. First we needed to take care of the peach walls. Violets bedroom is Star… Continue reading How To Paint Perfectly Crisp Striped Walls

Mains, Fixins' & Sweets

Blackened Fish Tacos with Peach Slaw

Another post featuring peaches! Maybe I have a lot of peaches? Maybe I really like peaches? Maybe both? This recipe is really versatile. I've used a variety of fish and it's always good (swordfish, mahi mahi, cod) The combination of the sweet peaches with the blackened fish is perfect. And the crunch of the cabbage… Continue reading Blackened Fish Tacos with Peach Slaw

Mains, Fixins' & Sweets

Greek Chicken Kabobs, Tzatziki Sauce & Greek Salad

This Greek dinner, I promise you, is glorious! Am I a rocket scientist? Nope. A doctor? Nope. A Greek goddess? Well, my husband thinks so…(I did dress like a Greek goddess for a Halloween party once.) What I am is great at recreating recipes.  One of our favorite restaurants in Milwaukee is Oakland Gyros.  If you find yourself… Continue reading Greek Chicken Kabobs, Tzatziki Sauce & Greek Salad

Family · Mains, Fixins' & Sweets

My Beloved Primo Grill 

I love to grill. I'll grill everything possible. Meat, fruit, veggies, I recently pinned grilled cheese, like actual cheese grilled. It's just plain good. The charred smokey taste, the ease of cleanup. It's aaaallll good. When we moved from Florida we did not bring our propane grill. It was rusted inside of the humidity and… Continue reading My Beloved Primo Grill