Ice Cream Sandwich

The best and worst thing about living in Florida is that it’s summer nearly ALL year round. I’m a glass half full kinda of gal. So when life gives you homemade chocolate chip cookies and store bought ice cream…what can I say, other than ice cream sandwiches makes everything BETTER!! Ingredients 1 1/2 C.  flourContinue reading “Ice Cream Sandwich”

Lemon Brownie Squares

Some days are made for lemons. The fresh, tart, “Zing” kinda feeling is what you will get with this. These lemon brownies are the closest thing you’ll get to tasting sunshine. Ingredients: ⅔ C. butter, room temperature 1 C. sugar 2 eggs, room temperature 4 Tbsp. fresh lemon juice & zest of 1 large lemon.Continue reading “Lemon Brownie Squares”

Paper Mache Jellyfish

I have been trying to re-vamp my twins playroom for some time. Every time I feel like I could close the book on it, another opportunity arises and takes over. I was left with this wonderful Japanese printed fabric, that my mom brought back from Japan. Living in Japan for 11 years is always goingContinue reading “Paper Mache Jellyfish”

Let It Pass

Parenting makes you come face to face with your fears and anxieties. And, if not prepared, it could knock you off your pedestal every once and awhile. The real truth is that, until we are able to acknowledge it. It will return.’ Facing fears, what does that actually mean–standing on top of the ladder withoutContinue reading “Let It Pass”

Rosemary Garlic Artisan Bread

There’s a reason why bread is considered a comfort food…it warms your body like your mother’s warm hug. The humble loaf of bread starts it’s life with such simple instructions yet, cared for in such a way. You create this “spiritual-like” experience from the aroma, wafting in the air. To the emotinal love you putContinue reading “Rosemary Garlic Artisan Bread”

Easy diy wall mirrors

what you will be looking for any placemat or plate charger and a mirror. Thrift stores are great places to find unique pieces. I was happy to stumble on these woven plate chargers in a pack of 5 for four dollars. If, thrifting is not your thing then head over to Target or Hobby lobbyContinue reading “Easy diy wall mirrors”

DIY Dollar Store Stacking Wall Shelves

I love the fact that it’s so versatile, just like those stackable, octagon shelves I’ve been seeing everywhere. Except, these boxes cost next to nothing. Before applying stain you want to lightly sand down any rough edges (I’ve even used nail files) You can use a brush to evenly coat front and back of box.Continue reading “DIY Dollar Store Stacking Wall Shelves”