Spring is right around the coner why not add a little change to your deco to start the New Year. We’ve survive the holidays….now we can focus on “us” without the guilt. And for me that means diving back into the many projects I put on hold. Because, this girl can proudly abmit, I can’tContinue reading “Spring DIY Starting with a “better version” of myself.”
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It’s our responsibility to regulate our own emotions.
Your mind can be a dangerous place to be in, if you’re in it for too long…. AND my damn van radio is out. I see you universe!’ It’s broken. Well, it’s been broken for over a year now. But, lately the silence seem to be getting to me. Usually, I like a quite space,Continue reading “It’s our responsibility to regulate our own emotions.”
That damn clock ticks loud in my ear reminding me how much time I’m wasting. Father time you’re an asshole, bossy as hell and I don’t even want to get into the shit you do to my body when I’m not looking. We are all peons to his ever demanding timekeeping being told “when to”Continue reading “Mindfulness”
Easy to bake, mouth watering cookie that will Guarantee to put you on his “good list”.
Santa’s Cookies Santa Claus, Santa, Kris Kringle, Father Christmas, Saint Nicolas, Mr. Clause… Commercialized Santa is pretty much what we know. BUT, did you know that, St. Nicholas “saintly” life inspired the modern day Santa Clause. Legend goes back to a young monk St. Nicholas, who saves three young girls from a life of prostitutionContinue reading “Easy to bake, mouth watering cookie that will Guarantee to put you on his “good list”.”
Last minute DIY gifts..
To the added stress and pressure of the count down. We have concluded a couple of simple, do-it-yourself ideas to finish off what we didn’t want to begin in the first place. But, we’re here, tired, and participating. Is this what the holiday has turned me into. A Scrooge? Ok, now that I have pulledContinue reading “Last minute DIY gifts..”
Three Ingredients For Easy Dog Treats
I love baking for my loved ones and my furry baby is no exception. These oatmeal, banana and peanut butter treats were a big hit with our border Terrier mix. We Adopted Dexter into our family 4 years ago and it was the BEST decision, right after giving my husband the privilege of marrying meContinue reading “Three Ingredients For Easy Dog Treats”
Easy Orange Cinnamon Potpourri
This DIY is very versatile, add any of your favorite seasonal fruit, spices and herbs that fit your budget and is easily accessible on your next grocery run. Some of my favorites spices to use are cinnamon, star anise and cloves. These spices together scream Christmas. All the beautiful colors and shapes in the glassContinue reading “Easy Orange Cinnamon Potpourri”
Air Dry Stampted Clay Ornaments
Well, the name says it all. “Air Dry” nothing easier then that. Love a good Air Dry every once and a while. Especially, one that is painted with something that you already have on hand…nail polish. What you will need: Air Dry Clay https://www.amazon.com/dp/B001GAP4YA/ref=cm_sw_r_cp_apa_fabc_dlC_7og0FbFZQ7A20?_encoding=UTF8&psc=1 Cookie cutters Stamps Dried Flowers *optional Rolling pin Nail Polish *optional*Continue reading “Air Dry Stampted Clay Ornaments”
DIY Christmas Wreath for under $10
It’s that time of year when the snows falling down…. da da da da da that’s as far as I know with this catchy song. So, the stage is set. It’s Christmas time! *Oprah voice* “you get a wreath and you get a wreath!” Let’s craft, shall we. Items that are worth nearly nothing. *SideContinue reading “DIY Christmas Wreath for under $10”
Cranberry Orange scones
A nice morning zing needed in your day?! Tart and sweet these boys pack a punch, enough to wake your taste buds up! Don’t say I didn’t warn you. 1 ½ C. flour 1 ½ tsp baking powder ½ tsp salt 1 tbsp orange zest (about 1 large orange) 2 tbsp unsalted butter, cold andContinue reading “Cranberry Orange scones”