Country Meets City Living

I recently finished my decor in my new kitchen. I am loving the rustic country touches in my city apartment. Simple colors and country charm… The bread box and shelve are from Hobby Lobby. The candle and plugin are from Bath and Body Works. Lights are from ACE Hardware.

Monday Evening in St Paul

Hope everyone had a great Monday. It was a beautiful, warm day here in Saint Paul, Minnesota. Unfortunately, word on the street is we are supposed to get smacked with a little winter storm this week! Yuck! I’m praying the weather forecast will change. We were very spoiled the last couple of days and Minnesota…

Yoga at Union Depot

I love Saint Paul for many reasons, but one of the best things about Saint Paul is the activities in the city. Every Saturday, Union Depot has free yoga at 9 am. The instructors are from Studio 925 and they do a great job. I am always comfortable and the poses are for all levels….

Peaceful Bench

Last weekend we walked around Mears Park with #walterthedog. The snow glazed over the park so peacefully.

Leftover Roast Stew

When we cook a roast for just the two of us, we usually have a couple of days of leftovers. We recently purchased a Instant Pot and love it. On Sunday we made a roast and on Tuesday I created a quick leftover stew. My roast was a beef sirloin tip roast with a side…

Slop & Slush

It feels like spring is here, but we still have plenty of snow. Minnesota is kicking off this week with a three-day stretch of melting and at times, significant rain. The rain started today. WCCO says, “Don’t be surprised to hear a rumble of thunder Wednesday.” The warmth will continue into Thursday evening, then unfortunately…

Lots of Snow and Frigid Temps

Minnesota is breaking records for 2019 for the amount of snow and below zero temperatures. Perfect for winter sports and of course, great pictures…

New Styles for the Kitchen

Yes, I live in the city… but there is something about country rustic style that I love. I grew up in the country, so I guess you can truly never take the country out of the girl. Hobby Lobby is my go to place for my new style! Stay tuned for more rustic looks that…