No Sew Bunting: A Tutorial

I love buntings! I love that they are festive, reusable, and can be tailored to any theme. I also borrowed some for a recent tea party that were not the traditional pennant shaped triangle, but instead were adorable half circles. I decided the next bunting I made would be a strand of semi circles.  My […]

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Homemade Scratch Tickets: A Tutorial

Things you will need: printed scratch cards: I suggest card stock slick, thick packing tape dish soap black acrylic paint foam paintbrush warm place to dry Optional: colored scrapbook paper double sided tape (to back the cards: which made them sturdier and cute!) Here are images of my scratch ticket printables. A friend of mine […]

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Mustache Cake:A Tutorial

This cake was so easy (for the most part). I used a great tutorial on Love Stitched you can find here. It was written by another blogger Baking With Blondie who has some incredible recipes to check out! I simply made to 9″ round cakes using spring form pans. I was sure to grease and […]

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Stash or Sash Bash: The Setup

Our “new baby” was coming and we knew that we wanted to find out his or her gender. I set to selecting a theme and it didn’t take me long! A few options on Pinterest really stood out and I finally settled on one I felt I could do on a budget and have fun […]

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Chalkboard Bunting – tutorial

I am not sure if I have ever been more excited to create and then enjoy a craft I have “pinned” more then I have with this one! I saw this “pin” and just knew I had to try. I am NO seamstress. The cute buntings I have used at my parties have been created […]

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Quick Apple Cider

As promised here is my “go to” Apple Cider Recipe. It’s sure to be a hit both the taste and the delectable smell that permeates the air as it simmers. I love getting it going just before my fall party guests arrive, or as if often the case for me, as the first guest or […]

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Quick Refridgerator Upgrade

So here is the before…. I had recently paired down the photos on the fridge because of the addition of our command center.  But still it seemed cluttered and unorganized. In an already very full kitchen I wanted a place to display photos that was more clean cut and finished looking. So after finding some […]

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Command Center

So… I’ve been mulling this over for some time. When you change things in your home does it take some time and thought? Or are you quick to commit? For some reason I have been hesitant to move forward with my dream of a “command center” at my house. I thought my house was just […]

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“Soupa Miguel”

A friend needed quick, easy, and delicious. So I put together these images and texted them to her. It’s a simple recipe we call “Sopa Miguel” as an ode to my dad who “made up the recipe.” It is truly a go to meal at our house and can be made in 15-20 minutes! Let’s […]

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