Is it snow cones, shave ice, shaved ice, etc??? I grew up calling them snow cones but whatever you call it, these are delicious! Summer time memories are full of hitting the snow shack picking up a cone of deliciousness! My mom is getting married in less than 2 weeks and while meeting with her venue the wedding planner mentioned snow cones with ICE CREAM! I asked more about it and she was surprised I had never done that. I started looking online for how to do this and couldn’t find anything really in the way of recipes.
The other day I was talking to a friend about some vegetarian stuffed peppers she made. I couldn’t stop thinking about them and started coming up with all sorts of combinations to try out. I had never made stuffed peppers but love things that I can individualize easily since Stephen has much more plain tastes then I do.
These turned out awesome and even got a great review from Stephen.
I am so excited about our new backyard. This place has been a point of shame and just plain gross most of our time living in our home. I will be very honest with you, our backyard has been mostly just a dog poop haven. Sometimes it has been so bad that I haven’t even wanted to open the windows. We used to have dogs on both sides of us (we are in a town home) and the ones that have left were big dogs. The combination of that is bound to leave some lovely aromas floating around, no matter how often it is cleaned up. This is an area I have mostly avoided but it was on my list to fix this year and I am loving how it turned out. [Read more…]