I don’t know about you, but sometimes I end up with empty toilet paper rolls.
Does that ever happen to you?
I saw this nifty idea on Pinterest and had to do it.
That’s tissue paper. Yeah, I should have used another color.
It’s not rocket science.
Wrap, tape, fill and fold.
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I’m short. When people ask me “How tall are you?” I smile and say, “I’m not!”Needless to say, a lot of my clothing is too long. It needs trimming and hemming. The problem? I don’t own a sewing machine and I am too lazy to stitch by hand….but, I found a nice loophole for that [...]
Cookie jar mix!
Get a head start on hostess and holiday gifts!
To make these:
Using a funnel, add ingredients in the order listed into a clean quart sized glass jar. Pack in firmly. Cover with a tight fitting lid.
1 2/3 cups all purpose flour
3/4 teaspoon baking soda
1/4 teaspoon salt
1/2 cup [...]
This is a classic meaningful little gift idea. And… so easy. Hooray to easy. Cheap, too… hooray for cheap!
I did about 28 of these last week for my daughter’s class. The most challenging part was getting 4 year olds to “freeze” for 25-35 seconds. That’s forever, when you’re four. To make these, you’ll [...]
I am a vanilla girl. Not to say I don’t adore chocolate…I just have a certain fondness for vanilla. I think it’s in how it is portrayed as such a “plain” flavor, yet it’s compounds produce a complexity all it’s own.
For instance, vanilla beans as we know them in their pods come from a [...]
I’m sure you guys have done this before…if not, do it. It’s fun and everyone’s doing it.
Take common houseplant-the Philodendron, you know the one…the one that is at every dentist,bank, doctor’s office waiting room, office desk…the one that is hearty. You’ll know it when you see it.
So, take a little snippet from [...]
Oh no… another day without food?! Yes, it’s not that I haven’t cooked, it’s just I have already done the posts before. So, I decided to show you other parts of my day, outside of the kitchen. Sort of…
Dollar store crafts!!!!
I happen to have a rockin’ dollar store just up the street [...]
These cookies need a warning label.
DON’T EAT ME.
Seriously.Not that it’s a crappy recipe. They are “air freshener” cookies. It’s cinnamon and applesauce. Roll em out an let em harden, paint em up and you have adorable ornaments or rear-view mirror air fresheners. Crafty.
I made mine with 1/2 c of cinnamon, [...]