Making Sushi at Home

In honor of our sushi outing yesterday, I thought I would post on how we make our own sushi at home. It isn't as hard as you may think it would be! Craig is my sushi expert and crafted the sushi in these pictures. (We usually make sushi rolls, but I only had pictures of shrimp on a bed of rice, wrapped in nori/seaweed. Sorry!) He primarily followed The Pioneer Women's step-by-step post with her very own personal sushi chef.…

Permanent Visitor

I am very excited because tonight one of our good friends (from Iowa) is flying in tonight. . . . to live here! We hardly get any friends or family who come to visit, so we are excited that a good friend of our's, who is very much like a sister to us, that is actually going to be living up here!! Workout Since I ran twice yesterday, I took it easy with a 5-miler this morning. My hamstrings were…

Arigato Japanese Restaurant

For lunch today, Craig and I met up with a friend of his from high school who was in town. The restaurant we planned on going to was closed, so we opted for Arigato Japanese Restaurant across the street. I had been to Arigato's before and while my first experience was pleasant, it wasn't enough to bring me back, but I was willing to give it a second chance. Arigato's has a small and intimate setting. There are only a…