Summer 2014 Bucket List

Summer 2014 Bucket List by Elaine Griffin from The Laine List

The days are hot. The nights are warm. We’ve already swam in ponds, and roasted things over fires. Summer break has finally arrived. We are all more than a little ready for summer. We are tired of the grind, yo. I’ve managed to squirrel enough cash to cut back on my work hours, and we {… Continue Reading …}

Meal Plan Week of June 2nd

meal plan week of June 2, Elaine Griffin, The Laine List

I know I am not the only one who cannot believe it is June already! The weather is crazy – today may be close to 90, and by Thursday it is going to be around 70, hence my choice of a leftovers chili. We are still working on our healthy eating habits. This week my {… Continue Reading …}

Learning to Cook from the Heart

Learning to Cook from the Heart, Elaine Griffin, The Laine List

I’ve been watching cooking shows since I was knee high to my mother and grandmother. Of course back then it was Julia Child.┬áThe Frugal Gourmet was right up there for me too. But after Julia it was Graham Kerr and Martin Yan. Soon after that, celebrity chefs hit the scene and the Food Network came {… Continue Reading …}

Case of the Mondays

someecards.com - I'm sorry I can't work today. I'm too busy pretending to be sick so I can finish all the things I should have done over the weekend.

Anyone else wish all weekends were three days long?

Nourish

Nourish by Elaine Griffin

The theme of this months NaBloPoMo is Nourish. As an aspiring food blogger you would think my mind would have immediately thought this would be a perfect opportunity to blog about food. Interestingly, my first thought when I read the word Nourish was how to nourish my soul. What nourishes my soul? My little dude {… Continue Reading …}