The weather is starting to get nicer again so it's the point in the season where I start turning to dresses again. I love the look of shirt dresses, but tend to shy away since one of the spaces between the buttons always seems to gape, no matter what size I try on. There have… Continue reading Closing The Gap
Since this isn't my first post on wall art, I think we know that I'm a big fan of putting holes in the walls of my house. This time there is going to be some time consuming prep work involved, a puzzle needs to be completed first. That isn't a deep metaphor, an actual puzzle… Continue reading Puzzled (or how to hang a puzzle in ten easy steps)
If you have read some of my past blogs, especially the baking or cooking related ones, you will know that I have a slight obsession with YouTube. Recently I saw a video by Cupcake Jemma for Vegan Brownies. Since I'm allergic to eggs this is something that I really wanted to try. The recipe for… Continue reading Almost Vegan Brownies
Remember back in school when you learned that March either came in as a lamb or a lion? I don't know about you, but this year March came in like a lion for us. With the hopes that it will do what it should and go out like a lamb, I've made cupcakes to celebrate… Continue reading Lamb or Lion?
When I was a child my Grandparents would go down to Florida yearly. It was always to escape the frigid Canadian winter and they would be gone for several weeks. They came back one year with a special gift for me, it was a small dark bottle and I opened it to find shark teeth. My… Continue reading Resin Jewelry Project
A couple of weeks ago I made a heart shaped cake, I wanted to test out my baking skills and do it up like some of the baking videos that I've watched. This lead to not only levelling the cakes, but also trimming off the sides and it gave me a pile of leftover cake… Continue reading Cake Pop Catastrophe
I have mentioned before how much I like to personalize my home and make use of the things that I love. If you'd like to check out that post you can find it here. This time I'm going to go through the steps that I use when I frame art or other items. If I'm… Continue reading It’s a Frame Job