Colbie’s Adventures with Rice

Well, it’s been a while since I’ve cooked anything. But that’s what happens when you find yourself being 30 years old and moving in with roommates. There may have been a few “liquid dinners” had….but Oh well!!! I’m 30, with roommates, and yes there will be lots of drinking! Now back to the food. I…

Preakness Party 2016

Spring and summer are fun for a variety of reasons, the number one being its bbq season! And we are always looking for a good reason to have a bbq and party! After the inaugural Kentucky Derby party was such a success last year we decided to keep the parties going and host a Preakness…

For the Wino…

Things I need or that describe me and my fellow winos. These shirts describe me perfectly. I apologize I don’t have the links for these t-hirts, the pictures are from my phone. Boxed wine… No truer words could be spoken… Credit to The Berry for this photo This one is from http://www.lookhuman.com, another website with a…

Reading Challenge 2016 Book Review: To Kill a Mockingbird

To Kill a Mockingbird is one of my closest friends favorites books. I decided this would be the perfect book to revisit for the category “a book published before you were born” category of my reading challenge. I have read this book before, a long time ago in high school, and I don’t think I…

Sh*t My Mother-in-Law Says Round 1

The first series of Sh*t My MIL Says… I only wish I’d kept some of the other awesome texts I’ve received from her! MIL on New Years! My MIL doesn’t appreciate the cold…  Not that I do when it’s that cold either! We are officially the coldest place in the US this New Years Eve!…

Pinterest Success: Monster Book of Monsters

I am also working on a bunch of Harry Potter themed crafts for the Harry Potter Party coming up in a couple of weeks. I started on making my very own Monster Book of Monsters today. This site was extremely useful:  http://www.instructables.com/id/Monster-Book-of-Monsters/ She has some super awesome ideas! I can’t wait to try more.Hopefully me…

Sh*t My Mom Says Round 1

I hope y’all are ready for this awesomeness! My mom on what to do when there is a storm: Shopping advice from my mom:  I agree with this one… sweatshirt season is my favorite! Am I wearing a bra, or am I not… no one knows but me!  We never did find out what her…

Kentucky Derby Party

It’s been over a week now since Nyquist won the 2016 Kentucky Derby, but like every year the hype is still there wondering if this is the next Triple Crown winner. We have a fun tradition with some other couples that we are friends with; each couple picks a leg of the Triple Crown and…

Alcohol Removed Wine Review

Alright, I finally broke down and wanted to enjoy something other then juice in my wine glass. I decided to venture into alcohol removed wine.  I wanted something light for a pretty, warm, Spring night so The hubby brought me a white Zinfandel.  It wasn’t terrible. For the pregnant wino who needs a small wine…