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Michaels Haul + Building my Craft Stash

I’ve been pretty good about not buying any crafty items these past couple of months and trying to use what I have. This week at Michaels they were offering their 60% off coupon on regular price stickers, washi tape, and embellishments¬†by Recollections. 589 more words

Planning & DIY

Nonrecipes: Homemade Coconut Milk

Why the title? ‘Cause, this isn’t really a recipe. I’m gonna’ lay out proportions and techniques, and you can decide what works best for you. 538 more words

In The Kitchen!

Home Decor & DIY

With so much time on my hands lately I have decided to start doing some much needed
decorating and organizing in our home.When I moved to Boise, I essentially moved into a guy’s bachelor pad so it was about time to make it a “we” home. 381 more words

Mugg and Bean, Cavendish

Where | Ok, let’s be honest. Restaurants in malls are not the most glamorous. But they’re necessary for breaks between errands.¬†Mugg and Bean is a classic. 246 more words


Shop your home: Dining buffet update

There’s this sweet little secret I have seen in the design world called “shop your home”, where for those who want, or need, to be budget-friendly, you are encouraged to scour your own closets and walls to update your home when the urge arises. 561 more words

Creating Home

Quick Sweet-and-Sour Chicken Soup

Whenever I was sick, my mother would give me a bowl of chicken soup to warm me up and make me feel better. This soup has all the benefits, but loads more flavor. 197 more words


Greek Fassoulada

Chock full of vegetables and beans, this Greek soup is a wonderful main-course soup for a really cold day-and as a bonus, you just toss everything in together. 162 more words