Pinterest Cooking: No Boil Macaroni and Cheese

I love macaroni and cheese. Sure, the box kind is quick and easy. I love eating the shaped pasta–Friday night we had Sponge Bob! But nothing really compares to a good homemade mac and cheese. Over the years I have experimented. I make a mean roux, so I have no trouble with that. I experiment…

We Went To A Pinterest Wedding!

This past weekend our nephew got married and it was a Pinterest masterpiece! I am envious that  the couple had a place to get such cool ideas for their wedding. The wedding took place at a historical mansion in Joliet, Illinois. The grounds were gorgeous. The mansion was old and gorgeous. The ceremony was on…

Pinterest Responds

I wrote about my concern over Pinterest’s Terms of Service. I wasn’t the only one! The Blog-o-sphere was buzzing with Pinterest angst for awhile there. I wondered how Pinterest would react. Sure they were proactive, responsponding to one blogger’s concerns with a phone call. Last weekend I received an email laying out some changes they have…

Oh Pinterest, Must I Leave You?!

There’s a storm abrewin’ over Pinterest and its Term of Use. Were you like me and automatically agreed without reading a single word of the document? Honestly, just seeing paragraph after paragraph of words on the computer screen containing legal jargon makes me dizzy. It also uses up valuable time–that I could have been using…

A Week of Pinterest-Inspired Menus!

I’ve said it before (here & here), I love Pinterest! Last week, I got a lot of our dinner ideas from there. And everything I chose was a success and will be on the rotation for awhile. I don’t know about you, but coming up with seven different meals to cook during the week gets…

Pinterest Follow-Up: Food & Craft Project

I’ve discussed my obsession with Pinterest already. But I want you to know I’m not just looking at the pictures! I am actually doing things with my pins! I made peach cobbler for dessert last weekend. Seriously, this couldn’t be easier and tastier! This one got the stamp of approval by all family members. It…