DIY Faux Brick Wall with German Schmear

My estranged? Separated? I don’t know what, husband, J. and I actually worked on this together. I watched a 1,000 YouTube videos and read another 1,000 posts on how to do this. In the end, I took a little from here and a little from there. Bought the faux brick paneling from Home Depot. CutContinue reading “DIY Faux Brick Wall with German Schmear”

Wanted: Motivation to Write

I had big dreams of starting to blog again. Thought I would be so excited and write a post everyday. Life has changed so much in the last 10 years. I also now seem to find this intimidating… daunting… a chore… an expectation. Gotta send those thoughts away. I’ve been working on a million homeContinue reading “Wanted: Motivation to Write”

Pork Carnitas Meal Prep

I love meal prepping taco/burrito bowls. A favorite is pork carnitas with cilantro lime rice, grilled corn, pico de gallo, and a little cheese. I made THE best batch if carnitas I’ve ever made today. Then I burned the rice so badly it almost caught the house on fire, and I destroyed my stock pot.Continue reading “Pork Carnitas Meal Prep”

Happy Freakin’ New Year

2020 and I had a love/hate relationship. I hated seeing what was happening to others and the world. I dealt with my fair share of struggles, but mostly, I think I was the closest to contentment that I’ve ever been. 1. I LOVED working from home 2. I felt closer to my family 3. IContinue reading “Happy Freakin’ New Year”

Function – work or operate in a proper or particular way

I’m Elizabeth.  I have a lot to say.  Most of the time, too much.  This is mainly a creative outlet for me, but I do hope I can share some life lessons, some funny moments, some not so funny moments, some meal prep stuff, some animal and kid stuff.  Just stuff.  I’m hoping I canContinue reading “Function – work or operate in a proper or particular way”