Mama was the best cook. And she loved to experiment with recipes, adapting them and making them her own. One very special dish was her Beef Curry. It was our family’s favorite, and it became the go-to dish for birthdays. I’m pretty sure that every member of our clan had the privilege of celebrating their birthday at Mom and Dad’s house with a heaping plate of Beef Curry and Rice, followed by ‘the cake’, which was a simple chocolate sheet cake slathered with chocolate and pecan icing.
Mama would have turned 89 this October. Each October, I miss her more and more, and this year I decided that a good way to remember her was to make up a batch of her Beef Curry, adapting it (as she would have done) to my Instant Pot. Continue reading “Quick and Easy Instant Pot Beef Curry”
Last Week of September!! Woot!!
Howdy y’all and welcome! It’s the tail end of September. What???? Is it just me, or did it fly by? As you probably know – The hubs takes a quick snap of me each morning before I leave for work, and I share it on my Instagram feed. I try to share my daily outfits here on the blog each week, and share some buying and styling tips as well. I got so busy last week, I didn’t really have the chance to share with you on the blog, so I’m going to choose my favorites from the past couple weeks this time. Ready? Here we go! Continue reading “What I Wore – The Last Weeks of September!”
Happy Fall Y’all! Finally! We never thought it would arrive. Well, the calendar says it’s arrived anyway. Mr. Weatherman is promising cooler temps next week, which for us means mid 80’s, but I’ll take it. I’ll be putting out my mums and pumpkins very soon! I’m so envious of you all that have those scenic autumns, complete with changing leaves and crisp, cool air…I also love fall clothes and the warmer hues associated with fall. I asked my Stitch Fix stylist for pieces in some rich fall colors, and I was secretly hoping that she’d send me some casual pieces, perfect for weekend wear. She did not disappoint! Read on for my September Stitch Fix Reveal! Continue reading “September Stitch Fix Reveal”
Howdy y’all and welcome! This is where I share my daily outfits each week, and share some buying and styling tips as well. I’m still impatiently awaiting autumn. She might show up around Thanksgiving! As you probably know – The hubs takes a quick snap of me each morning before I leave for work, and I share it on my Instagram feed. Here’s a few of my favorites from this past week! Continue reading “What I Wore This Week – September”