Archive for June, 2011

Hi Tech Solution, Low Tech Problem

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UGH!!! That pesky drawstring is chronically slithering it’s way out of your shirt. It attacks other items of clothing in the dryer. It dangles half in and half out of the hood, taunting you with its rebelliousness.

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Quick, Fun T-Shirt Scarves

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Here’s another great up-cycling project. The best part is that for this project you don’t need any sewing skills! Just grab a pair of scissors and some old T-shirts.

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Smores Brownies

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This recipe is for the kids and the kids at heart. Smores are oddly decadent in their sticky, sweet , slightly dangerous kind of way. These brownies are just as good, but can be safely made in the house.

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Junk to Gem! A Trash Transformation Tale

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We found this junky little table in the garage. It was obviously built with scrap lumber and had suffered years of hard use and neglect. That made it the perfect candidate for a fun make-over!

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Carrot Cake, Moist, Tasty and Healthy!

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Ah, Carrot Cake! It’s one of those year round go to favorites. If you follow this recipe, you’ll find that it is also, moist, delicious and low-fat.. minus the frosting, but let’s not cheat ourselves 😉

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Diligence Pays, Flowers Delight

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I do not claim to be a master gardener. I don’t even claim to be master of my garden. Whatever I lack in training and perfectionism, I make up for in diligence and sweat equity.

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Puzzle Cookies

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Here’s a fun finger food idea for a game night, Puzzle Cookies. Best of all, you wont need cookie cutters and you wont have to re-roll the dough.

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Zesty Orange Cookies

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Here’s another take on my super soft, eggless cookies. You’ll only need one orange to make these zesty, aromatic goodies.

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