Tag Archives: food

Love at the U

A few weeks ago I drove up to the University of Washington to pick up my Panda.  While he was waiting for me, he surprised me by getting us each a milk shake. Aww Panda is so sweet! We goofed … Continue reading

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Vanilla Cake with Rum Glaze (gluten-free)

My friend Kae and I had a housewives day last weekend.  We baked some delicious gluten-free cake!  We baked 2 – 8 inch round cakes drizzled with rum glaze (so we could each have one).  Yummy!!  Hubby and I added strawberries and … Continue reading

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Weekly Photo Challenge: Unusual

The Gum Wall in Post Alley, downtown Seattle is definitely unusual and quite disgusting if you ask me.

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Happy St. Patty’s Day

The best St. Patrick’s Day treat!!  Hope you enjoyed one as well!

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Weekly Photo Challenge: Indulge

Indulge to me ALWAYS means food.  If you have been around this blog a while you may know that I have a very strong relationship with food.  Sometimes it is love-love sometimes love-hate.  But whatever the feelings, food and I … Continue reading

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Snickerdoodles Gluten-Free

Snickerdoodles have always been some of my favorite cookies.  I used to make them when I was little with my Grandma and my Nana.  I remember standing next to them rolling balls of dough between my tiny hands before dipping … Continue reading

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Maninis Gluten-Free

Maninis Gluten-Free is a new addition to our beautiful little West Seattle Farmer’s Market.  And I am so glad that they are. I chatted with Tim for a few moments about the products and about being gluten-free.  We have been gluten-free for … Continue reading

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Safe House

Last night Safe House with Denzel Washington and Ryan Reynolds was playing at the Regal Downtown Cinema.  Panda loves Denzel in a badass role (aka Training Day style) so he had been talking about seeing this film for a while.  Ryan Reynolds isn’t … Continue reading

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Thank you Dana for the Kreativ Blogger Award

Thank you Dana over at Zona Pellucida for nominating and awarding me with the Kreativ Blogger Award.  I am so very excited to accept this award (even if it is just blogging spam)!  Lifeofaphoenix has been a great outlet for me over the … Continue reading

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Happy Valentine’s Day

Valentine’s Day should be a celebration of love and romance.  For me, the love and romance part is a very small portion of the joy and fun celebrated on Valentine’s Day. The real holiday celebration happens at work.  Preschool is the land of … Continue reading

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