In celebration of my 600th post (really), I wanted to do a free pattern. This tutorial uses recycled plastic bottles and upcycles them into life as a fashion accessory. It’s a knitting pattern meets recycling tutorial. So here’s the scoop. My mom drinks damn near everything from a single serving bottle and they don’t recycle. […]
If eyes are the windows to the soul, then actual windows are a bold-faced lie of the house inside. Many times they offer more of a warning than an invitation. Nothing says beware like broken blinds, a bookend, and occasionally a cat that hisses at everyone. Before
I have been wanting to try my own laundry detergent now for years. My dreams are small, guys. However, most recipes call for borax, washing soda, and fels naptha. I have never in my life found these items easily. They hide them or don’t carry them at all. My Giant grocery store had all three proudly […]
Start your weekend off right! You ready to start detoxing from Easter candy? Here’s something to bring you back to a little more normal and dare I say healthy? Start your morning with a Berry-Papaya Power Parfaits with Maple-Cinnamon Granola. Throw together a Cold Soba-Noodle Salad with Chicken, Peppers, and Cucumber for lunch. For dinner, try a Barley […]
I just… … I just… This pizza box is more high-tech then my cell phone.
I’ve been drooling over clever jewelry organization and display ideas recently. My attempts are getting closer and closer to being something I’m happy with, but you can never do with enough inspiration.
I recently volunteered to bring an item for goodie bags since the local pre-school? was coming to visit our offices in March. My coworker suggested crayons. Now, if you’re a crafty person, it’s easy to see how you couldn’t fathom just BUYING something for these kids. I mean, come on; I know there’s a ton […]
I cannot even begin to tell you how much money I’ve wasted on plants in this apartment. This small space feels luxurious due to high ceilings and giant windows that let in heaps of natural light. You would think this would be an ideal space for plants. And you would be right up to a […]
Every single winter makes me wonder why the hell I live in Pennsylvania. I thought Georgia winters were cold, but this is completely different. I’m a pretty extreme homebody most of the time, but I can turn into a complete hermit when it’s cold here. For example, I’m gross and sick right now. I can’t […]
Alright, here’s the drill. I’ve always got a ton of projects in the pipeline, but limited time and attention span. However, I’ll be moving again in about 6 months and I want to leave with less than I came with. SO. I’ve been practicing my ruthless face and deciding that some things just need to […]