Progress in the Storage Room

This past weekend we were able to get quite a bit of work done in the old storage room.  The boxes of stuff in the house are starting to drive me crazy, so I can’t get this all done fast enough.  But even with good motivation the progress is still slow but steady.  Here’s where…

Sisterhood of the World Bloggers Award

I have a fun announcement for all my amazing followers today!   As I was finalizing a few items for a draft post, I received a notification that The Lodge on Haydon had been nominated for a Sisterhood of the World Blogger’s Award! I am so honored to have been nominated by two incredible bloggers, The Girl…

Storage Room Inspiration

Before we get to the pretty inspirational pictures, let me tell you and show you what I’ll be working with…. After taking down all the Christmas décor and realizing I needed a good place to store it all again, I decided it was time to tackle what is a major storage problem at the Lodge.  The house has…

Spicy Chipotle Pesto

This is such a super simple recipe for delicious Spicy Chipotle Pesto.  You can add this stuff to just about anything for a kick of spice and flavor.  Try it in soups and pasta sauce, or mix it with mayo and put it on your sandwiches! Check back soon for a Creamy Chipotle Marinara Sauce with Sundried Tomato…

Arriving in Fiji

As the “winter weather” (in the loosest since of the term) in California is proving once again to be completely inadequate with a high of 74 degrees today, while the rest of the country is braving through an “arctic blast,” I thought it would be fun to completely escape and look back on the warm days we spent in Fiji a…