Jeans to Shorts


A really good pair of jeans is hard to come by.  A pair that gives you curves in all the right places and doesn’t cut off circulation in your mid-section.  Muffin top?  Nope!  Indeed they were my comfortable go to pair of jeans.  So you can imagine my horror when I noticed the rip…after I’dContinue reading “Jeans to Shorts”

Magnetic Trinket Box


A few years ago I made this magnetic box to hold my pins and needles for sewing.  It was very handy in that it also allowed me to hold safety pins for stringing things through a casing.  However, I didn’t think it through well enough because whenever I opened the box, well, you see whatContinue reading “Magnetic Trinket Box”

Raspberry Cucumber Lemon Juice Time


I haven’t juiced in a very long time. I made cucumber mint water in mason jars with a makeshift muddler (tutorial?) a few months after it was suggested to me and I fell in love.  It was so fresh and crisp.  The idea struck me to make raspberry lemonade water a few days ago soContinue reading “Raspberry Cucumber Lemon Juice Time”

White Chocolate Raspberry Blondies


For those of you following me on Instagram you saw the massive amount of chocolate I got for Valentine’s day (total surprise).  Within that were two bags of white chocolate chips and a white chocolate baking bar.  While the baking bar didn’t make it, along with the Hershey kisses and milk and white chocolate hearts,Continue reading “White Chocolate Raspberry Blondies”

How I Used My Decorated Mason Jar


I saw a meme circulating through Facebook at the beginning of the year about writing positive things down on a piece of paper and putting it in a jar.  Then at the end of the year, you read everything and it shows you just how great the year really was.  I thought it was aContinue reading “How I Used My Decorated Mason Jar”

Juicing Once Again


So I’ve done a tad bit more juicing since my first post, and I thought I’d share some more of my thoughts. Raspberries don’t produce as much juice as I thought. Blueberries produce more juice than I thought. Pineapple and orange is still amazing. Eventually I will stop picking up a nectarine when I wantContinue reading “Juicing Once Again”