Here at the Rouse house, we spoil our puppy Minnie – a lot! I mean, there are 4 or 5 toys on my living room rug alone right now. She is one spoiled pup! So in honor of our little four-legged buddies, here’s a snack that they will love – and it’s good for them too! … More A Treat for Your Furry Friends!
There is just something about fall – picking apples & pumpkins, corn mazes, football games…I love it! I especially love all the great baking that I can do…apple pies, pumpkin pies, and my latest find – apple turnovers! I originally found the recipe on Pinterest, via Frugal Homekeeping’s blog. Look at those pretty apples! My … More Breakfast in Bed: Homemade Apple Turnovers
Dear hubby’s birthday happened recently, and I went a little “sweets” crazy – one dessert for him, one dessert for his work on his birthday, and one dessert for the family celebration. My favorite of all three was definitely these cupcakes (originally found at Brown Eyed Baker’s blog)! YUM!!! This will definitely be a repeat … More Mocha Cupcakes with Espresso Buttercream Frosting: a coffee fanatic’s delight!
We did some work to our bedroom recently (new bed – KING SIZE) and painted the room, and wow – we LOVE the difference! Can’t believe how much lighter the room looks. We were a little nervous about painting the door a different color and weren’t sure how the colors would go…but we think … More Master Bedroom Revamped!
Technically, it’s not cake…it’s even better than cake – it’s cake batter!! And I swear – this is my new absolute hands-down favorite dessert. These little cake batter truffles are easy to make – and the best part is, no need to heat up the oven on a hot day. Back story: Malik’s birthday is … More Delicious cake – sans oven!
Ok, so it’s a little bit longer than a “snap” – but I swear they’re super easy! Our oven is out of commission, and long story short – we can’t get it fixed for a while. So, we’ve been coming up with creative ways to cook on the stovetop or on the grill. Tonight’s venture … More BBQ pulled chicken sandwiches
It may be sooner than we expected, but Malik & I decided to become parents…. to this little furball! She’s about 2lbs (maybe a little less) and 12 weeks old. She’s a blue & white chihuahua, and she’s adorable!! She loves to play and be held and cuddle with her “mom & dad.” She sleeps … More Meet Minnie Rouse!