So Fluffy and Easy! Homemade Marshmallows

Vanilla Marshmallows Recipe

Do you remember how yummy you thought store bought marshmallows where when you were a child? You would beg your parents to make them. Maybe you'd sneak them into the basket right next to the hidden box of hot chocolate mix?  And then you grew up and marshmallows lost their magic. That's why you need to make homemade marshmallows. They are easy and melt in your oh so gooey mouth delicious. An easy recipe for marshmallows can rock your world. Suddenly you'll be a kid again... before the housework and laundry. Oh the laundry.  Then you'll make more homemade marshmallows just to … [Read more...]

My Favorite Fall Craft

Fall Mason Jar crafts

This is still one of my all time favorite crafts. It was just so easy and the surprise when you light a candle inside is just lovely.  Not to mention that right now is the perfect time to make these Fall Mason Jar Candle Votives.  It's an easy fall craft for those of you that are kicking and screaming in rebelling against Christmas already being everywhere.  Give this quick craft a try and let me know what you think!  Hop over to Quick & Easy Fall Mason Jar Candle Votives for complete instructions!   … [Read more...]

The Sugar Shoe Miracle

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This weekend was great. It started off with a couple of superheroes patrolling our neighborhood, searching for candy while keeping the peace.  Then a pink fairy showed up to sprinkle my gardens with love in hopes of finally making something grow.  Pink fairy happens to be her favorite halloween costume. It's a yearly request that sometimes we try to get her to venture out to something else but this year, we just let it roll (again). After the neighborhood was free of all evil villans and the dew drops had been placed on all the flowers, the grandparents arrived for a … [Read more...]

So Fresh and So Clean, Clean


I'm on the mend my friends.   Thanks for being patient while I got over a really bad Kidney Infection.  Tuesday I went back to the doctor and got a different prescription which really seems to be helping.   I haven't mentioned it lately but my right foot is also still in a medical walking boot (fancy cast). Monday I went to a different doctor and finally got a timeline for physical therapy and getting out of this boot! I also finally got the MRI results on my foot which showed my that Achilles Tendon has a small tear and I have damage to two other tendons. How did … [Read more...]

Pumpkins Are Just So Crafty….


Pumpkins are crafty little gourds.   They're lovable round little fellas that are easy to carve, decoupage, paint, transform or emulate with toilet paper and fabric. And it doesn't hurt that they're delicious as well.  The best part is that there are so many easy pumpkin crafts that work for both halloween and thanksgiving.  Sip a pumpkin latte while chowing down on some pumpkin cheesecake sweet rolls and pick yourself a pumpkin (craft) to make this week.  This Decoupaged Pumpkin by DIY Inspired is perfect to make now for your Thanksgiving table that will also … [Read more...]

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