Diaper Tricycle

                      I saw a picture of this adorable diaper tricycle on Pinterest and decided to try it out for an upcoming baby shower I was giving. It’s filled with practical…

Colorblock Scarf

        Have you seen this new yarn? It caught my eye at a local craft store and I knew I had to have it. The colors are phenomenal! I will definitely be buying more of this. The…

Lavender Lemon Pound Cake

This summer we went on a road trip that led us to the Lavender Festival in Orion, Michigan.  We had no idea what to expect, especially since this tiny town doesn’t even boast a hotel.  What we did discover was…

Cherry Compote

What do you do with all your delicious, sweet Michigan cherries at the end of summer? Make cherry compote! The compote can be used over ice cream, brownies or cake to take your dessert to a new level. You will…

Wool Dryer Balls

Placing balls of wool in the dryer with your load of clothes or towels is a great way to save money on electricity and fabric softener. Not to mention avoiding the nasty stuff found in a lot of fabric softeners.…

Stabilized Whipped Cream

The whipped cream in this picture is three days old. No joke! I’ve heard about stabilized whipped cream but was skeptical. I decided to give it a try and the results are fantastic! I give it a huge gold star…

Road Trippin’

Every year Betsy and I go on some kind of vacation together.  Sometimes it’s a weekend trip to shop, see a play, and eat out.  Other times it’s been as elaborate as a Caribbean cruise.  For the past few years…

Altered Mini Notebooks

I can’t resist mini notebooks. I love them. The little composition notebooks are so cute it’s hard to leave them on the store shelf, and with school supplies on sale now, you can’t beat the price either. I’ve also seen…

Cute summer top

School will be starting soon, but it is definitely still summer in Ohio. It’s so hot and humid. This pattern will fit the bill for the (still) warm weather and into the fall with a plaid or rich fall colored…

Homemade Extracts

The last time I went to the grocery story for extracts I was shocked by how expensive they were.  It didn’t matter which flavor, pure extracts cost a lot of money.  But what can you do?  Well, I decided to…

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