I’m sure you’ve all heard that coconut oil is great for cooking and has beauty uses as well. I use it in many different dishes, sometimes to coat a baking dish, sometimes to saute, sometimes just for tastiness and added nutritional value. I don’t use it in place of butter as some people do, . . . → Read More: A new use for coconut oil!!
I had been wanting to try my hand at making something sparkly for my front door and happened to have a pool noodle I bought after finding out that a wreath form could be made from one. I made a super simple wreath and while it’s not perfect, I love the way it turned . . . → Read More: $11 DIY Tinsel Wreath
I rarely do weekend recaps because, well, my weekends are pretty much always the same – grocery shopping and cleaning.
This time though, I managed to get my mom to come visit for the entire weekend! We got so much done! Sewing lessons, apron-making, adding on to Q’s window treatments, and some deep cleaning. . . . → Read More: Fantabulous Weekend
This week, I just couldn’t be satisfied with any mani, so ended up with several.
Sally Hansen XTreme Wear in Black Out, with Art Deco in gold on top on the accent nail Revlon Fast Dry in a shade which I can’t recall.
mark. nailed it in Industria . . . → Read More: Nail Files – many manis
I am on a mission to organize my house – to organize my entire life, really. It all starts with The Lists.
These papers hold the key to organizing my house. Room by room, I wrote down all the things that need to be done in the room, from putting under-sink supplies into . . . → Read More: Project Organization
I have so many random pictures on my phone and had intended to fully blog about some of them. But ya know what? It’s just not happening. Too much going on this holiday week. So instead, you get lots of photos, some with explanations, some without. Harper shared his train with Quentin.
Sharing . . . → Read More: Hump Day [Photo] Dump Day
Quentin’s nursery took a backseat to actually taking care of HIM for awhile. I’m back to working on the finishing touches before I reveal the final result. But the part I’m most proud of, I can no longer keep under wraps! Here is his dresser before and after!
The dresser originally was in my . . . → Read More: Nursery Peek
People generally act like I’m some crazy hippie when they find out that I make the laundry detergent for our home. The same general reaction comes along with the news that I clean almost solely with vinegar and steam, use cloth diapers, and buy as little paper product as possible.
So, I’m a . . . → Read More: Homemade Laundry Detergent
I am the world’s worst these days about making a to-do list and not following through. So, to hold myself accountable for all the things I plan to do this weekend, I’m going to share my to-do list and update on Monday!
1. Create a mark. binder. I need to reorganize my mark. business . . . → Read More: Accountability