Tortellini with Squash {Meatless Monday}
Now, I’m not even gonna pretend that I’m one of those people who minces my own garlic and grates my own Parmesan. I don’t. I use jarred garlic that’s already been minced and I use a lot of it. I’m also not very particular about the measurements. Dump and stir […]

Tortellini with Squash {Meatless Monday}


Kreativ Blogger Award 4
Guess who has two thumbs, a camera, her own little space on the web and has been awarded the Kreative Blogger Award? That’s right, this girl right here. Can I tell you how excited I am about this? Well, I’m very… I was given the award by Natasha at Houseful […]

Kreative Blogger Award


Shoe Style Saturday 8
I thought boot wearing weather had come to an end. Does boot wearing weather every really come to an end though? It’s bordered on freezing here. OK, slight exaggeration but after the near 80s we were having, the 50s and 60s feels kinda frigid. Has the weather done a sudden […]

Shoe Style Saturday



Ultimate Blog Party 2012 38
Are You a Shoe Girl? Please Join Me on Saturday for Shoe Style Saturday! (click here for more information) Hi, everyone! Welcome to Living Outside the Stacks, my little corner of the bloggy world. Let me tell you a little about myself… My name is Daenel, pronounced Day~nell. I don’t […]

Welcome {Ultimate Blog Party 2012}


Rabbit 8
A couple of days ago I spent some time down at the Mississippi Riverfront, in the Historic District. While there, I took a few pictures of some of the buildings that are undergoing rehabilitation. They’re turning them into lofts {if it weren’t for the kids, I would beg the hubs […]

Getting to Know Missouri {This or That Thursday}


When I Think of the Goodness of Jesus {Word Filled Wednesday} 18
When we moved to Missouri, I tried not to think about all the things that I’d be giving up {a career that I loved, people I enjoyed working with on a daily basis, etc.} and focus on the things that I’d be gaining  {living closer to my family, a promotion […]

When I Think of the Goodness of Jesus {Word Filled ...



What I Wore Tuesday 6
Are You a Shoe Girl? Please Join Me on Saturday for Shoe Style Saturday! (click here for more information) Hi, everyone! How’re things in your neck of the woods? Things are going really well here. The temps have cooled off a bit since last week so things are quite pleasant. […]

Four {What I Wore Wednesday}


Shoes 2
Today was one of them days. I had an appointment with the endocrinologist ~ stupid nonexistent thyroid is making me crazy again. After talking to the doctor, we’ve decided the best course of action is to lower my meds and try to get my thyroid levels under control. But you […]

Bad Hair Day + Cute Shoes = Balance?


Conservation Center 1
How was your Easter weekend? Ours was pretty nice. Church was incredible ~ how could it not be, we’re serving a risen savior!? The kids and I enjoyed a wonderful French Toast breakfast prepared for us by the hubs. Seriously, moving to Missouri has brought out some hidden culinary skills […]

My Weekend {Instagram Edition}