West Coast Shorter Wife
Sometimes, I just want to take a leaf blower to all the clutter in the house just like how Bill Murray in Caddy Shack cleans.
Do you ever have that feeling?
Here are 5 ideas on how to organize the clutter in a way that when it grows you can keep on it.
Take your ever mountin...
Cheese Please - West Coast Shorter Wife
Now that the holiday cooking is behind us let's talk about a fun way to put out food at parties and even for date night - in!
Cheese and fruit platters are such a fun way to try little bites of everything good and share parings that are local and that you lo...
Valentine's Day will always hold a special place in my heart not because it is what some call a 'Hallmark Holiday' but because it is my now 3 year old son Carl's half birthday. When he turned 6 months his beloved daycare figured that out and it has been a very sweet day ever since. It always s...
Here is a recipe I make at our PV Alpine Ski Racing Fall Camp at Vail, Colorado on Thanksgiving every year. This year I cooked Thanksgiving dinner for 85 people between campers, parents and coaches so I made 5 of them - they were all devoured. It is my most requested recipe by far and is great...
It always seems that we cook so much this time of year. So, I like easy recipes that my family can enjoy and pair well with multiple dishes.
I wanted to find a recipe that was mostly onions as we know a wonderful farm family that gives us a giant box of Walla Walla sweet onions as a gift eac...
Well, hello there! Happy Wednesday!
Even past the holiday season there is always a reason to give a gift to someone you appreciate, love or both!
Here are some of my favorite gifts and ideas for all different kinds of people:
MUGS are for EVERYONE SPECIAL: Emma Bridgewater designs are one of ...
This is a Shorter family recipe that we like to have on Christmas morning or any time in the winter. It is yummy, very homey and you can have it for breakfast, lunch or dinner.
Cheese Sausage Bake
Recipe Type: Breakfast
Author: Alex Shorter
This is a Shorter family recipe that we like to have...
Now, here is a topic that is near and dear to my heart - SOUP GROUP.
Here we are! The Soup Group Members.
We just passed our one year anniversary to the start of our Soup Group which we started last year in November.
We have 5 members and we are all busy moms.
How it works is once a month...
One day it just hit me like a ton of bricks. My husband has a mistress. He even has a second home, well, trailer, for this lusty relationship. It really did not come out until well into the marriage that this was something that he desired. But, I have actually come to terms with it and he do...
We have all been there and attempted the Christmas card photo.
Only to fail miserably - it is always so disappointing.
Here are 5 tips to make sure they turn out whether you are using a professional or doing it yourself.
Pick a time when the light is even - not too sunny or too dark.