Behind The Butter

in my kitchen

…I cook in ruffled aprons and red high heels. Just because!

…I eat random white bread from the supermarket when I can’t find it in me to bake a batch of these. Don’t judge.

…I don’t always clean up when I should.

I don’t want to grow up.

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    Arianna @ Laughter & Linguini
    July 20, 2011 at 12:40 pm

    Love it ๐Ÿ™‚ Those shoes are gorgeous!

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    Joy (A Little Bit Fit)
    July 20, 2011 at 12:41 pm

    I don’t want to grow up either! Let’s enjoying staying young for as long as possible. ๐Ÿ™‚

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    Joy (A Little Bit Fit)
    July 20, 2011 at 12:42 pm

    I donโ€™t want to grow up either! Letโ€™s enjoying staying young for as long as possible. ๐Ÿ™‚
    (I didn’t use my complete website on my prior comment – you need to be able to find me if you want! ;))

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    Natalie S.
    July 20, 2011 at 12:44 pm

    That’s what it’s like in my kitchen too! When it’s your kitchen, you make the rules ๐Ÿ˜‰

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    Cait's Plate
    July 20, 2011 at 12:45 pm

    Hahaha – this post just makes me like you 1000x more. I can agree with everything (except the ruffled apron cause I don’t have one unfortunately) you said here.

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    Averie @ Love Veggies and Yoga
    July 20, 2011 at 12:49 pm

    I love your shoes! And I love the super artsy filter you put on it! Instagram I am thinking? It’s my latest obsession and passion. I love my iphone even more since I found I.G.! ๐Ÿ™‚

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    Doris
    July 20, 2011 at 12:51 pm

    I love your blog and I think it’s time you finally get a clear statement from me.
    Also, I love the fact u bake/cook in heels, you are basically every man’s dream hahaha

    greetings from AUSTRIA

    doris =)

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    Gina @ Running to the Kitchen
    July 20, 2011 at 1:08 pm

    Rock those heels! They’re puuurty ๐Ÿ™‚

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    Julie H. of Spinach and Sprinkles
    July 20, 2011 at 1:12 pm

    Thanks for making me so not alone on the high heels and apron wearing days… pearls? ….When I go all out, I wear pearls!

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    Mary @ What's Cookin' with Mary
    July 20, 2011 at 1:14 pm

    This post makes me smile. ๐Ÿ™‚ Esp the shoes !?

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    girl in the pink
    July 20, 2011 at 1:20 pm

    Cute. I love how you cook in heels ๐Ÿ™‚

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    Baking N Books
    July 20, 2011 at 1:27 pm

    Do you really cook in heels?!

    Is that an Island in your kitchen? OhmyGod. I want your kitchen. Actually, I want A kitchen. “Alley” ones are disastrous. I’ve dropped more muffins and pizzas coming out of my oven from lack of space…

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    Emily @ Perfection Isn't Happy
    July 20, 2011 at 1:46 pm

    I don’t either….

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    Yolie @ Practising Wellness
    July 20, 2011 at 1:48 pm

    Hehehe…me neither ๐Ÿ˜› who says we need to?! love your shoes, and this post makes me smile ๐Ÿ™‚ xyx

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    Brittany @ Itty Bits of Balance
    July 20, 2011 at 1:55 pm

    I need an apron ๐Ÿ™

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    Kristen @ notsodomesticated
    July 20, 2011 at 2:01 pm

    LOVE the shoes. And that is all. ๐Ÿ™‚

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    Ashley
    July 20, 2011 at 2:15 pm

    Why not cook in red shoes? People should more often!

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    Lauren @ What Lauren Likes
    July 20, 2011 at 2:20 pm

    great shoes girl! I wish I was graceful enough to cook in heels….but I will stick to my apron and sweat pants haha ๐Ÿ™‚

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    Mellie
    July 20, 2011 at 2:48 pm

    Cleaning and growing up are overrated ๐Ÿ™‚

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    mom
    July 20, 2011 at 3:42 pm

    I will soon be there to …clean your kitchen…!

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    Bonnie
    July 20, 2011 at 3:54 pm

    Wow – what fun shoes! Sometimes I wish I integrated the “girly” part of me a little more…maybe I’ll give my (1) pair of heels a shot in the kitchen sometime this week. ๐Ÿ˜‰

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    Molly @ RDexposed
    July 20, 2011 at 4:55 pm

    And I love to wear sweats and an apron in the kitchen!

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    Trish
    July 20, 2011 at 5:53 pm

    The shoes are hot. And you are just about the best thing ever – can I just say that you rock? You totally do! ๐Ÿ™‚

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    Julie
    July 20, 2011 at 6:41 pm

    Love this! Especially the part about cooking in ruffles and heels.

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    Emily @ Comfortable Home Life
    July 20, 2011 at 7:05 pm

    I rarely clean when I should! Gives my kitchen character. At least that’s what I tell myself… ๐Ÿ™‚

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    amy walters, aDESIGNdock
    July 20, 2011 at 7:11 pm

    Haha…I’m with you! I don’t want to grow up either. I think I’m having a mid-“twenties” crisis. Do you think there’s such a thing? LOL.

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    Sarah K. @ The Pajama Chef
    July 20, 2011 at 7:29 pm

    aprons are the BESTTT!

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    Lu @ Clean Slate to Who Knows
    July 20, 2011 at 7:44 pm

    Love your honesty. Love your shoes. I think that cooking in ruffles is the only way to go. Who has time to clean up? Growing up isn’t so bad… I still don’t always do the dishes, but I always rinse them at least.

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    Vanessa
    July 20, 2011 at 11:22 pm

    I don’t know if I will ever grow up – and I’m not too worried about it! I am also going to have dreams about your kitchen island…. do want.

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    emily
    July 21, 2011 at 1:45 am

    i sure am glad i’m not alone on the random white bread thing! even my boyfriend gets at me about that one ๐Ÿ™‚

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    Sarah
    July 21, 2011 at 1:54 am

    I will never grow up because I’m scared it will mean I can’t titter at Uranus jokes.

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    Julie - StressStories
    July 21, 2011 at 2:09 am

    This may sound corny, but you just make me enjoy life so much more! Whenever I read one of these posts from you where you are honest, funny and so relaxed I just say “What the hell”, forget all about work and should’s and do whatever I feel like doing at the moment.

    In short: You make me remember that we should not focus on being someone we are not, but just enjoy life and exploit our own fantastic-ness ๐Ÿ™‚

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    Lauri (RedHeadRecipes.com)
    July 21, 2011 at 9:16 am

    Cute shoes!! I could never cook in heels… I actually NEVER wear shoes at all when I’m at home… or while driving… or to the grocery store (okay, kidding about that- but I would never wear shoes at all if I could get away with it!) classy lady!!!

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    Sarah Elizabeth
    July 21, 2011 at 2:23 pm

    So where are the shoes and apron from? Bring out the fashion posts! ๐Ÿ™‚

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    Emily @ Life on Food
    July 21, 2011 at 3:45 pm

    Thanks for being real. I love it! I really need to get me some ruffled aprons. You should do a fashion post about those.

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    Alejandra @ Mouthfuls and Morsels
    July 22, 2011 at 9:09 am

    Ruffled aprons and heels. I’m right there with you! ๐Ÿ˜‰

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    Jackie @ That Deep Breath
    July 22, 2011 at 3:58 pm

    Love your shoes!

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    Heidi @ The Balance Project
    July 22, 2011 at 6:30 pm

    Love the heels : )

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    Pam
    July 24, 2011 at 8:58 am

    You are awesome, love the shoes and frilly apron!!

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    Kim Bee
    July 28, 2011 at 8:19 pm

    High heels scare our one cat otherwise I’d do everything in them. Love this post.

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