Beer, German Beer, Germany, Oktoberfest

Prost! A Beginner’s Guide to German Beer

Talk to any German about bier, and you will quickly learn that this conversation is personal. A German’s love of bier is one that runs deep and is unwavering in its loyalty and commitment. Almost every town brews its own creation and every townsperson swears that theirs is die beste. Case and point: go into… Read More Prost! A Beginner’s Guide to German Beer

Crock Pot, Meal Planning, Oktoberfest, Recipe Reviews, Recipes

Meal Planning, Week Three!

As promised, back again for another round of recipe reviews and meal planning menus! Ok so admittedly I am one day late. Between hockey and lacrosse and decorating for fall (more on that later) and lesson planning, something had to give this weekend and my little blog had to be it. This being my first… Read More Meal Planning, Week Three!

Dinner, Meal Planning, Meals, Pinterest, Recipes

Meal Planning, take 2!

Hi all! As promised last week, I’m back with Round 2 of meal planning. After a very successful week of yummy recipes in Round 1, I’ve got a new lineup set for the week and ready to share the love with all of you. But before the main event, I figured I would share a… Read More Meal Planning, take 2!

Back to School, Meal Planning, Recipe Reviews, Recipes

Back in the Saddle, again….

Well folks, it’s finally here: the dawn of the new school year is upon us. In just a matter of hours, we jump back on that hamster wheel of schedules, routines, and all the demands of school, work, and weekends hockey. Seeing as though I just returned to the classroom last year, I am still somewhat… Read More Back in the Saddle, again….

Beach, Summer, Vacation

Top 10 Things I Won’t Miss About Summer

I’ve done a pretty good job lately of mourning the end of summer. In fact, I’m fairly certain I’ve gone a bit overboard; guilty of uttering, “I just can’t believe its August ___ already!” every. single. day. But, amidst all my whining lamenting, I’ve realized there are more than a few things about summer that I will actually… Read More Top 10 Things I Won’t Miss About Summer