Pineapple, Papaya, Kiwi & Strawberry Ambrosia Salad

Summer Ambrosia Salad

If I am going to eat salad it has to be good. I don’t want to waste my healthy eating energy on bland, boring salads.  Generally that means fruit and nuts are a must. I was so anxious to try this Summer Ambrosia Salad from DOLE.  It contains a burst of flavors with kiwi, papaya {…Read More…}

5 Ways to Use Yardsticks in Your Decor

5-Ways-decorate-with-yardsticks

I’m really fascinated by vintage yardsticks as decor. There’s something about the combination of typography and aged wood patina that really appeals to me. And I’m not the only one! Search Pinterest for “yardstick projects” and you’ll find dozens of creative ways to turn rulers into works of art. Here are some of my favorites.

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Colored Nuts and Bolt Necklace

nuts and bolts necklace

I love jewelry as evidenced by my massive in-the-wall jewelry cabinet I just built.  Whenever I happen to shower and do my hair (you know…like every 3rd day—{giggle} I make sure to have earrings and a necklace on.  I like wearing unique pieces and this nuts & bolts necklace can be changed out to accommodate any {…Read More…}

American Odyssey Relay Recap #teamblogginjoggin

team

Last Friday and Saturday I got the opportunity to link arms with 11 other bloggers and run a 200 mile relay race called the American Odyssey Relay from Gettysburg, PA to Washington DC.  I have done one other similar race like this called The Bourbon Chase about 6 years ago.  It is an intense race.  {…Read More…}