I enjoy… Measuring Tapes

Ever since I got my “one inch” necklace for Christmas, I’ve been slightly obsessed with sewing paraphanellia in my life. Which led me to Etsy search for tape measures. And so I picked out my favorite things and here they are. Enjoy. Purse set $44. Watch in white $20. They have more colors too! Felt … Continue reading

Get Pretty… Warby Parker

Sooooooooo, for Christmas, my inlaws gave me a Warby Parker gift card! I was sooooooooo pumped, because I’ve been wandering/squinting around this planet half blind for about 2 years now (seems like just yesterday, penny was a puppy and ate my glasses.). But now, ooooooo Lordy I can see! It’s the craziest thing, anywhere I … Continue reading

DIY…Fancy Notebook

Good morning! I wish y’all could hear the voice I used to say that. Anyways, I’ve got some things going on in my life right now that I’d appreciate if y’all would cross your fingers for, musical things, such as being in the running for recording the jingle for Target groceries (I want to tell … Continue reading

Yummies… Crockpot Lasagna

So, night before last I made dinner. I was cruising pinterest earlier that day and saw a delicious looking pin for Crockpot Lasagna and got all kinds of hungry. I did stray from her recipe just a bit in the way I just used mozzarella and no ricotta, my husband hates ricotta and that’s fine … Continue reading

DIY…Velvet Circle Skirt

It’s snowing! I can’t believe we made it almost entirely through November without snow, but it’s here now. I love the first snow, so white and purdy. But in a month or so I’ll be ready for it to leave so until then, let it snow! Anyways, the reason we are all here, a tutorial! … Continue reading

I enjoy…Tattoos

Why yes, I am already thinking about my birthday in February. And I know what I want! A new tattoo! Well new over an old rather. I have a nice little chest piece already, ships and a dragon, but as time goes on I’m not a fan of it anymore. So I want a cover … Continue reading

Yummies… Crockpot Creme Brulee

I know. I know. The holidays are generally for pumpkiny sweets. But I’m prepared to fight that stereotype. Introducing… Creme Brulee for thanksgiving! Now I just have to find my crockpot…. “The Ingredients: –2 cups heavy cream –5 egg yolks –1/2 cup sugar (baker’s or fine sugar is better so the granules disappear) –1 T … Continue reading

What I’m up to…Easy Snowflake Garland DIY

Whooo hoooo, it’s Thanksgiving break time and I’m getting festive! I’m taking today to turn my home into a winter wonderland of paper snow almost as good as Buddy the Elf. *map tree tutorial at Maryjanes and Galoshes Here’s a quick DIY for a snowflake garland courtesy of yours truly. A few notes…the roll of … Continue reading

Yummies…Vegan Vegetable Soup

This Wednesday yummy post comes from my dear ol Texas pal, Misha. Her site, Brutally Just Beautiful, is full of vegan/ vegetarian/ gluten free recipes, book recommendations, and adorable pictures of her son and family (it’s one of those make your heart smile type deals). So yeah…without further ado… Vegan Vegetable Soup with Tarragon and … Continue reading

I Enjoy…Sequins

Here come the holidays and my fav part…holiday parties! I don’t get a lot of excuses around these here parts to give into sequin addictions, but with said holiday party opportunities heading our way, I say get out there and sparkle (cheese pun). *all images gathered from Pinterst