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snowy days


The best thing about snow days is doing things outside your daily routine.  Here are my favorite snow day treats:

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slow cookin’

crockBGTimage by dthoskins

These cold January days have been the perfect excuse to pull out my crockpot.  Some of my favorite comfort foods can be prepared in the slow cooker and you can’t beat the “dump it and leave it” method when you are juggling a busy schedule.

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4th annual bluegrass lovebirds

ianandemily2image of Ian + Emily, the first featured couple in the series

Calling all lovebirds! We are looking for some fun couples to feature in February for our 4th annual “Bluegrass Lovebirds” series.

Please send me your couple nominations to by January 30th.  Your nomination needs to include contact information for the couples.  Couples should be married, engaged or in a long-term relationship.

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getting rid of january blues

321Cake!image by dthoskins

Since I adore the holiday season, the fact that Christmas is over can send my mood plummeting.  Gray days seem to loom ahead during January and February, so it is very necessary for my to actively work against the gloom.  These are a few of the ways that I try to beat my January blues:

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