Author Archives: Kim Janocko

Easy Dresden Plate Fabric Trivet Tutorial

Easy Dresden Plate Fabric Trivet Tutorial

This post is sponsored by Nancy’s Notions.  All opinions are my own. I’ve been sewing for longer than I can remember, it’s something I have always enjoyed.  Up until 5 years ago I hadn’t been doing much sewing, I volunteered to help with our high school musical’s costumes and I remembered all the things I hadContinue Reading

The Bridges Of Madison County The Broadway Musical

The critically acclaimed musical of THE BRIDGES OF MADISON COUNTY features one of Broadway’s most accomplished creative teams with music and lyrics by three-time Tony Award®-winning composer JASON ROBERT BROWN (Parade, The Last Five Years), book by Pulitzer Prize-winning writer MARSHA NORMAN (The Secret Garden, The Color Purple, ‘night, Mother), and led by the TonyContinue Reading

Blue Man Group Tour In Pittsburgh

Blue Man Group Tour In Pittsburgh

Disclosure: I received complementary tickets to this event.  All opinions are my own. As you know I am a huge fan of the theater and Broadway. We always have great shows coming through Pittsburgh, but I rarely have the chance to engage the interest of one of my sons (musicals are just not their thing).  I wasContinue Reading

Cheesy Chicken Tortilla Soup

Cheesy Chicken Tortilla Soup

One of our favorite take out foods is chicken tortilla soup from Max and Erma’s restaurant, we have tried tortilla soup at other places and its just never stacked up.  Since I have been on vacation and had a bit a spare time on my hands, I decided to search the web for a recipeContinue Reading

Easy Chocolate Chip Brownie Cake

Easy Chocolate Chip Brownie Cake

Looking for a quick and easy cake thats sure to please any chocolate lover?  Try this yummy chocolate chip cookie brownie cake compete with chocolate ganache icing you will not be able to resist!     Easy Chocolate Chip Brownie Cake   Save Print Author: Kim Recipe type: Dessert Ingredients 1 box of your favoriteContinue Reading

The Day My Daughter Made Me Cry (Again)

You may recall a post just about a year ago where I shared the first time I heard my daughter sing alone and the effect it had on me. Not only was I completely amazed by her talent, but I was also so proud of how far she had come in overcoming a childhood ofContinue Reading

The Day My Daughter Made Me Cry

Ok so if you know me you are probably thinking, “how was this day any different than any other?” Yes, I’m a cryer, I can barely make it through a tv show, or listen to the radio without some sort of emotion stirring in me that makes me cry for one reason or another, soContinue Reading

Tulip Festival at Thanksgiving Point Salt Lake City Utah

Tulip Festival at Thanksgiving Point Salt Lake City Utah

I’m at the SNAP Conference and we were lucky enough (or maybe the amazing organizers planned it this way?) to be atThanksgiving Point during the Annual Tulip Festival.  One of my favorite things to take photos of is flowers and nature.  I took a TON of photos and thought I would share a few (okContinue Reading

Cheesy Potato Soup

Cheesy Potato Soup

This Easy Cheesy Potato soup recipe is one of my favorite comfort foods for cold winter weekends I have been making it for as long as I can remember and everyone loves it! I hope you enjoy it too! Cheesy Potato Soup   Save Print Author: Kim Ingredients 7 medium potatoes 2 carrots 1 stalkContinue Reading

Easy Sticky Bun Recipe

Easy Sticky Bun Recipe

When we go visit my aunt she always makes the most amazing sticky bun for breakfast.  I always want to make it at home but 1.  I never have the right ingredients on hand (frozen bread dough balls and cook and serve vanilla pudding to name a few) and 2.  You have to prepare itContinue Reading