Chemical-free fireplace cleaner

Chemical-free fireplace cleaner

It’s that time if year, when the fireplace starts to look really dingy from all the use its had. Its a wonder you can still see your fire through the soot covered doors. I used to use a commercial fireplace door cleaner, I mean some...
Homemade Laundry Detergent

Homemade Laundry Detergent

Now that everyone has Pinterest, people are wanting to know how to make this stuff. I cannot count the number of times this has come up this week. So I thought posting a proper “recipe” would be in order. I’ve been making...
Princess Tea Party and a Cupcake success story!

Princess Tea Party and a Cupcake su...

Last Friday was Joslyn’s Rapunzel party. We had a tea party, decorated tiaras and pained. I cannot count the number of girly screams followed by jumping up and down repeatedly that took place. Everything was super feminine, and...
Jude’s Train Station Party

Jude’s Train Station Party

My little man is almost 2! We had a great time celebrating last night. We had a “train station” party. Joslyn helped me pick out these awesome conductor hats for all the kids. Jude rarely takes his off, so it seemed fitting ...
Essential tools and tricks #3: How to cut lettuce

Essential tools and tricks #3: How ...

Enough of you have asked. So here you go! Growing lettuce is probably the most simple thing to grow, and if you still can’t grow much from a seed (like me!) you can grow lettuce. I promise. When it starts looking like a baby green...
V-day fun

V-day fun

I was browsing my favorite DIY blogs and came across these adorable Tea-bag Valentines. Just print and cut. I chose to use them with Tazo’s passion tea. If you’ve never tried it at Starbucks, its the bomb. You need some. Its...