Protected: Everything is better on a boat

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Protected: The goodbyes continue…

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Protected: Surprise! Harry Potter birthday party

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Baking time!

Berry Lemon Whoopie Pies, melt in your mouth, fruity deliciousness Occasion: Nancy’s Ph.D. defense party! Thoughts:   Loved the flavor.  But mixed too much leftover berry puree into the whipped cream.  Luckily the liquid settled to the bottom, so it didn’t interfere too much with the berry cream consistency.  Cake-cookies are so delicious; light lemon flavor … Continue reading

goodbye card

This was a goodbye card to Anna, our awesome floor caretaker.

Protected: Belated birthday extravaganza

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Food extravaganza

Panko-crusted walnut honey fish bake with sweet potato fries, pretty gosh darn delicious and quick Occasion: Wanted something yum Thoughts:  Very quick and easy recipe.  Fresh fish + honey and mustard + nuts + panko crumbs.  SO GOOD.  Fries come out delicious, but a little soft. Recipe: Pulled from many recipes.  Coat fish with honey, oil, … Continue reading

Turning a tea towel into an apron

Super simple sewing project!  There are a lot of tutorials for tea towel aprons out there.  I modified some tutorials: sewed up some straps from leftover fabric, and a bit of the top to make this polka dot tea towel into an apron.

Skirt Sewing Project #2

I did some modifications to the last tutorial to suit hand sewing, and added some pockets! 🙂

Skirt sewing project #1

Jenny bo-benny! This is a shout out to you because whether or not you remember, I challenged the fact that you wore skirts and then promised you one for your birthday…like 3 years ago haha.  And that’s how long I’ve been carrying around this fabric, which is VERY pink lol. I used this tutorial to … Continue reading