It might be easier than you think! I’m taking this week’s post a little different direction. Usually I feature things I’ve made, but this week I want to feature something I’m doing. For the past few months (since mid-fall, I believe), I’ve been working on learning ASL (American Sign Language). It’s a beautiful visual language, and… Continue reading Want to Learn ASL?
Last Week I got to show you some unicorn cookies I made for a birthday celebration in November. This week (however belatedly) I get to show you a unicorn cake from a completely different little one’s birthday! My first cake order, too! Altogether, I was quite pleased with how this pretty thing turned out. I… Continue reading Unicorn Cake
Is there anything finer than curling up with a warm drink on a cold winter’s night? I argue that there certainly isn’t much! My first time enjoying glühwein (the German word for mulled wine, typically enjoyed around the holidays) was at a street market on the square in Lausanne, Switzerland. It was perfect: a heavy… Continue reading Winter Perfection: Mulled Wine/Glühwein Recipe
No post this week. I hope you have a delightful holiday weekend with your loved ones!!
In our last home, we had a four-inch-thick stone mantel over our fireplace. I also had a toddler and a baby on the way for our Christmasses in that home, and though I wanted all the luxuries of a happily decorated mantel, I didn’t want the risk of injuring small children. Or myself, for that… Continue reading A Stocking Hanger that WON’T Send Anyone to the ER!
Did you know that you can make your own sprinkles? Well, you can! I was recently reminded of this after doing some unicorn cookies (I’ll share those next week!) and I wondered how the rainbow effect would come across in sprinkle form. All you need to do to make your own sprinkles is to pipe… Continue reading DIY Sprinkles
Hello, all! This week we’re spending time with family and friends. I hope you are enjoying much the same! No post this week. See you next time!