During the winter season I enjoy baking muffins on a Saturday morning. This recipe is a favorite of mine. I try to bake with healthier flours if possible. I apologize for not having pictures that are step by step, but honestly it’s a very easy recipe to follow. I hope you love these as much… Read More Cranberry Orange Muffins
Do you ever go shopping and see beautiful ornaments but the price is just not in your budget? Sometimes you can find a great deal after the holidays but then they don’t always have the color you like. This is why I love this project. It is so fun! If you know me by now,… Read More DIY Christmas Ornaments!!
The fall season brings lots of apples. Apple season is so much fun and there are many things you can make to preserve them for the winter months. Apple Pie Filling is a favorite for my family. We not only use it for apple pie but also for apple crisp, pancake topping, and cheese cake… Read More Apple Pie Filling to Can
Fall is approaching quickly and this is when I get excited about making things with cinnamon, nutmeg, clove, and pumpkin! Fall is a beautiful time of year in Ohio. So, I decided to make some granola today with cinnamon. There are many benefits to eating cinnamon. I won’t go into details on this but you… Read More Cinnamon Crunchy Granola
If you are new to canning, I recommend making and canning pie filling because it is super easy and delicious. Sometimes canning may seem overwhelming but honestly, if you start with the easier things you will realize it’s not that difficult. We were blessed with some raspberries that a friend of my parents gave… Read More Canning Delicious Raspberry Pie Filling
Did you know that growing your own tea is so simple? You do not need a green thumb to grow this Mint Tea! I promise, it’s so easy. You start by either getting some from a friend who has been growing it or you can purchase a small plant at the greenhouse. It’s cheap to… Read More How to Harvest Mint Tea
Have you ever had a piece of furniture sitting around and it looked pretty sad? I had this piece and it just needed a new makeover. I’ve been slowly trying to add fun colors to my home decor and this was the prefect opportunity for me to have fun with it!! The best thing about… Read More DIY Side Table Transformation!!
Who doesn’t love free stuff? I get excited because this means my DIY projects are very inexpensive!! I was given this mirror but I did not care for the gold color. I decided to paint it to give it a complete new look. Here is how it was before the transformation! The first thing… Read More Mirror and Candle Holders DIY Transformations!!!
Do you have a hard time falling asleep? Do you toss a lot at night? Do you have restless leg syndrome? Do you deal with anxiety or stress? Do you or do you have a child who is ADD or ADHD? Do you know someone who is autistic? These are some of the things… Read More Weighted Blankets
I was at the store the other day looking at paints in the craft isle. There was a mother and daughter browsing around. I overheard the daughter say to the mom, “I wish we were a craft family.” This had me thinking about how we seem to “wish” we were somebody we are not. Why… Read More Is The Grass Always Greener On The Other Side?