Give Yourself the Gift of Guilt-Free Creativity

Create Without Guilt

If you’re new here, you may want to subscribe to my RSS feed. Thanks for visiting!Give Yourself the Gift of Guilt-Free Creativity:: Creating for me is a therapy of sorts.  Whether it is creating something crafty, photography, digging in the dirt or cooking and baking there is something cathartic about it that gives me a […]

19 Game Day Foods

19 Game Day Foods

 Game Day Foods ~ 19 of them to be exact!  This week’s What a Great Idea post is all about Game Day Foods ~ everything from drinks to dips to sandwiches to crockpot dishes to desserts ~ we’ve got the field covered with delicious delectable treats all shared at last week’s Project Inspire{d}. Buffalo Chicken […]

The Best Beef Vegetable Soup (from my Mom)

Quick and Hearty Beef Vegetable Soup from cupcakesandcrinoline.com

Beef Vegetable Soup I love soups.  They always make me feel warm and full and I even make them in the summertime.  One of my absolute favorite’s is my Mom’s Beef Vegetable Soup.  My mom passed away when my oldest son was 2 years old so it’s been a long time since I’ve had HER […]

Small DIY’s and Big Makeovers

Small DIY's Big Makeovers - Project Inspire{d} Great Ideas 1-16-15

Small DIY’s Big Makeovers ~ I’m more of a small DIY kind of gal ~ the thought of a big makeover gives me chills! Last week’s Project Inspire{d} had so many great ideas including all of the above so whether small, big or a little bit of both is your cup of tea here is […]

Tartan Plaid Decor and Crafts

Tartan Plaid Decor and Crafts

I love plaid.  I have ever since I was in grade school and wore a plaid uniform.  I wasn’t crazy about school but I did like that pleated skirt.  The biggest disappointment about high school….that uniform was a grey pleated skirt…no more plaid.   I was at a local antique store today and found myself […]

Berry Cobbler in a Crockpot

crockpot blueberry cobbler from cupcakesandcrinoline.com

Berry Cobbler in a Crockpot I like to use my crockpot year round but find I especially use it in the wintertime when grilling is pretty near impossible for us.  I also love a good warm cobbler.  A few weeks ago my sister-in-law and her family were visiting and she bought fresh blueberries.  They were […]