Celebrations bring me joy!

My girlfriend was celebrating her birthday this past week. Yes, I feel she is a princess so having a tiara was a must! This quote was even more perfect. It is from “Kate Spade” Her husband and youngest son also had birthdays recently. It was a perfect time to celebrate “The Brubaker’s” Trying to have…

The New Year has begun: welcoming 2013!

It has been a bustling beginning to the new year to say the least. New Years Eve celebrations for us is: family, games, movies and “At The Table” with a home-cooked meal. We have been doing a traditional toast over the last few years thanks to Martha Stewart. The boys get a kick out of…

Christmas has arrived

After a week a many merry and magical moments. The actual day has arrived to rest, stay in our pajamas all day, and just feel the love in that calm and peacefulness inside. First before everyone wakes I start preparing brunch. My parents will join us as it is our annual tradition. I use to…

Annual Christmas Eve at Grandma Glos

It is always our tradition to spend Christmas Eve at my mother-in-laws. It always is a late evening full of cheer! This year I brought my Mac & Cheese, homemade breads (caramelized garlic of course) and Caesar Salad. Dressing was a bit spicy as when you add raw garlic (non cooked) can spice it up…

9 on the 9th-It’s golden!

My youngest son celebrated is “golden birthday” with family and a few his close friends last Friday. His actual birthday kick off began Thursday at “how to train a dragon” live event. It was beyond what he imagined. He was on cloud nine to say they least (no pun intended). His brother and dad also…

My love for fall and all it’s palettes

For me fall is the loveliest time of the year. The vibrant colors that surrounds us by nature is so delightful in itself. Especially living in the NW it adds brightness to gloomy gray and rainy days. Palettes yellow to the brightest orange to red in all shades. Some of the most delicious treats &…