October 2009

Thinspired Makover

After the great response I received from the last makeover giveaway and the fact that I finally did finish the makeover this week, I thought it was due time to have another and let someone else WIN. Here are a few of the most recent designs I have completed. Megan’s Munchies Broccoli Hut Simply Savor [...]


How are ya?  That’s good!  Let’s just say I have been better.  I will take a few minutes to recap yesterday and all its glory.  Well in order for the full story you will need some background from the weekend. On Saturday we had a lot of rain and high winds – which always concerns [...]


Happy Wednesday!  Do you remember back in June, I ran a contest where one lucky winner would receive a blog makeover free of charge.  Lara of Thinspiredblog.com was the lucky winner.  Now we had a few hiccups along the way to complete the makeover but the good news is we finished up last night and [...]


So Good…Maple Nutmeg Vegetables!

by zesty on October 27, 2009 · 17 comments

Hey to you!  I was walking around the kitchen on Sunday afternoon wondering what to do with another big squash that was hand picked by “The Best Builders” around when I noticed some nutmeg sitting in the pantry.  A little light bulb went off and thought that it would be a great combination.  I then wandered [...]


Zesty's Photoshoot Results

by zesty on October 26, 2009 · 11 comments

Happy Monday! A ton of rain and a bit of work but overall it was not a bad weekend. Remember back about 6 weeks ago, I bought a new camera for a photo shoot at a large pizza chain.  I spent a fair amount of time on the photo shoot as well as preparing the [...]


Zesty's Video Debut: Plea for Votes

by zesty on October 23, 2009 · 13 comments

Happy Friday!  Today is an exciting day for hugecooking.com.  It marks the debut video of hugecooking as well as an opportunity for “The Hunger Project” to win $10,000.  Remember a few weeks ago, I mentioned that I was part of the Quaker Challenge.  Here is a brief recap of what this contest is all about. [...]


Pickle Me With Mustard Pickles

by zesty on October 22, 2009 · 15 comments

This week has flown by thus far!  In a way it is good as the weekend is approaching but on the other side of the coin another week is gone and the house is not completed.  We are still shooting for early December but some people are looking at me funny when I mention that. [...]


Indeed One Scalloped Potato

by zesty on October 21, 2009 · 8 comments

Lets just say that yesterday was a whirlwind of a day!  We found a vanity for the half bath in Halifax NS that we just had to have!  So I took yesterday off work and drive over 3.5 hours to pick up the vanity.  Along the way, we made a pit stop for a sandwich [...]


Cranberry Jelly and A New Cooking Store

by zesty on October 20, 2009 · 12 comments

Welcome to Tuesday!  I hope you had a great start to your week.  Today I want to share with you some exciting news and a super simple recipe for a fall preserve. Before we get started, I want to say thank you for all the nice comments in yesterday’s post regarding the marathon. On to [...]


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