Sundae Crêpes: Blackberry Lemon

Gabriel and I stayed in all weekend. We played Super Mario Wii until I developed carpal tunnel. We enjoyed strawberry crêpes on Saturday, and blackberry lemon crêpes on Sunday. Gabriel told jokes, and I giggled. We developed a new tradition: Sundae Crêpes. Blackberry Lemon Crêpes Lemon Curd1 tablespoon lemon zest4 tablespoons lemon juice¾ cup butter2 … Read moreSundae Crêpes: Blackberry Lemon

Trimming the Tree

Holly Jolly Sisters brings you, Trimming the Tree! Is it any surprise that Gabriel and I have a Christmas Tradition that consists of decorating our tree with seasonal fruits and candy? Over the years we have used rice kripsy treats decorated as presents with colored frosting, traditional gingerbread cookies often representing our favorite people, sugar … Read moreTrimming the Tree

Pretty in Pumpkins

There is just one thing that truly makes Halloween… Just one thing that one must not be without when celebrating this tasty holiday… Of course, costumes and candy and are an absolute must, but what would Halloween be without pumpkins? Gabriel and I love to celebrate, and typically this involves keeping up traditions! It is … Read morePretty in Pumpkins

Happy Birthday Big Brother!

Tonight we remembered Michael’s birthday, he would have been 34 this year. It was sweet and simple; just me, Pamela, Jill and our families celebrating life, and one whom we loved so much. We spent the evening at the park and ate German Chocolate Cake-it was Michael’s favorite, and he would have loved it. Of … Read moreHappy Birthday Big Brother!

Come Listen to a Prophets Voice Day One

A little while back in Primary, one of the leaders was explaining to the children that we wouldn’t be meeting the following week because it was General Conference, when immediately one of the children yelled out, “That means doughnuts!” Being a huge proponent for any cause to celebrate or festivalize family events, frankly I’m surprised … Read moreCome Listen to a Prophets Voice Day One

Jour de Valentines Français

I’ve been really excited to write this post, because let’s be honest, part of being a girl is bragging about the wonderfully romantic things your significant other does, and publicly… makes it even better! I love holidays (this you know) and I pretty much handle all the holidays in our home, except for Valentines day. … Read moreJour de Valentines Français