• Food

    How to make the perfect pie dough – every time

    In my heart of hearts my passion lies in baking. I can’t explain the joy I get from watching other people indulge and enjoy my sweet treats! Unfortunately for me, my husband doesn’t have a sweet tooth. Not one. He prefers salty and sour, which is why I have turned him into a pie lover!! His favorite is the tart bitterness of a strawberry rhubarb pie. He would eat the whole thing if I let him. A lot of people I know buy pre-made pie dough, but why? Although a little messy, it is quite simple to “whip” up a pie crust. They also stand up to freezing and can…

  • Travel

    How to pack for a family of 4

    Some people are crazy cat ladies, some people are crazy bag ladies and some people are just plain crazy! Well, I am the crazy list lady… I make a list for E V E R Y T H I N G !! Yes – everything. Professionally, I am a product manager and in the process of getting PMP certified, so I have to be organized at work as well. With my job, I have used a number of task oriented applications and tested pretty much every single one. Even though my professional favorite task manager is Asana, for my personal life I prefer Trello. It is free to use and you…