Saturday, December 31, 2011

Simple Rice and Beans

Chop onion and carrots along with any vegetables, really.  Saute.
Rinse the beans.
Throw everything in a pot and cover with water or broth.
Add some spices.
Bring to a boil, then cover and simmer until the beans are perfect.

Tuesday, December 27, 2011

Fabric Gift

A fabric stack gift is delightful!  The project ideas are a' brewin'! 

Sunday, December 25, 2011

Merry Christmas

Today was a fun day.  Christmas parties are always better with a little arm-wrestling competition.  It's also fun when there is a tiny shivering chihuahua named Honey to cuddle with.  

Saturday, December 24, 2011

Christmas Eve Eve Walk Through the Cemetery

Yesterday morning, Cindy, McGuirk and I walked through Crown Hill Cemetery.  It is so beautiful the way the moss grows on the stone.  

Thursday, December 22, 2011

Sneaky Snacker

The foil was perfectly placed to hide the missing half of a stick of banquet...who did it?

Wednesday, December 21, 2011

Cinnamon Muffins

Made these cinnamon muffins this morning, and they were delicious.  
Hello, sunny muffin. 

Tuesday, December 20, 2011

Monday, December 19, 2011


Snacks, books, and kitties.  All cozy little pieces of happiness.  
Amy and Mike's new cat, Mr. No Name

Sunday, December 18, 2011

Book Box Craft

The Repurposed Library by Lisa Occhipinti is a book of crafts made from books.  This sewing box idea came from there, and it was easy and fun to make!  For a more detailed tutorial, visit the link.