Wednesday Slice


1. I love this miniature rose bush in the front yard… It’s getting so darn hot, the blooms will probably be gone soon, but coming home to it every day has been such a joy. What is it about roses that make you feel like things are right in the world?

2. Have you heard about the new Harry Potter play? Man, what I wouldn’t do to be in London when it starts… I totally hope all of these questions are answered in it! I can only imagine what it will be like!

3. Song of the Week is off a mixed CD from a very dear friend that I have been playing on a loop for about two weeks straight. Be Still by The Killers. It’s been keeping me sane during this crazy job transition time. 

Tropical Pulled Pork Sliders with Mango Coleslaw


I’m bringing you tropical bliss sandwiched between Hawaiian rolls today… Seriously, it’s bliss. I could live off of pulled pork every single day (in fact, that’s precisely what I did with the leftovers I had from this batch of sliders). Really good pulled pork is my kind of comfort food and I love to make

Dinner Parties with Minted

Dinner Parties with Minted |

Dinner parties are getting classy up in here… One of my favorite things to do is cook for others. So I am sure it’s no surprise that I secretly plan dinner parties in my head for every day of the week. Seriously, if I could host every night, I would be in heaven. There’s nothing

Wednesday Slice


1. In case you missed me mentioning it yesterday, I am moving on from my job to pursue an insane dream . I have been up and down about it every day, from excitement to sheer panic. It’s fitting that this just so happens to be my 50th Wednesday Slice! I’ve been pestering you

Peanut Butter Mini Skillet S’mores

Peanut Butter Mini Skillet S'mores |

So… I’ve been MIA for about a week now. I feel like I am in some sort of strange limbo right now, so you’ll have to forgive the absence. There are moments in life where it’s hard to find the words and this is definitely one of those times. My life is in tremendous flux