Rice Crispy Treats Turkey Centerpiece

The Rice Crispy Treats Turkey Centerpiece is an all-around great Thanksgiving project.  It’s fun to make, admire on the table and then of course, eat. In my family there are quite a few of the little guys (and some big ones) who will not touch pumpkin pie or well, pumpkin anything.  So I set about dreaming up […]
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Harvest Maple Chops Recipe

The Harvest Maple Chops recipe came about as an inspiration from my son, Jarod, who said he’d love a dinner that tasted of autumn. After some discussion about what ‘autumn tastes like’ we gathered together the agreed upon ingredients and gave it a try. The delicious result has become a fall tradition in our home. […]
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Handbags – Make it or Buy it? – a Gift Round-up

I’ve had a phrase buzzing in my head this week:  ‘Make it or buy it?’ (Updated Nov. 9, 2015.  This post includes affiliate links.) This isn’t unusual, really.   It’s a struggle I have all too often between having ‘handmade euphoria’ vs. ‘gotabargain buzz’.  Today I’m sharing my process with you. I recently delved into the world […]
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