Milk and 3 of Alex's Best Chocolate Chip Cookies

Alex’s Best Chocolate Chip Cookie Recipe

I finally found a chocolate chip cookie recipe that loves me back. Keep reading to discover Alex’s Best Chocolate Chip Cookie Recipe. I’m confident you’ll love these cookies too! Delicious flavor, with a wonderful texture that is lightly crisp on the outside and chewy on the inside. It’s … Read More

A club chair with 2 DIY envelope pillow covers

How to Make a DIY Envelope Pillow Cover

It’s back to sewing basics today. Learn how to make a DIY envelope pillow cover. This is great for beginners because it is the easiest and fastest way to make a handmade pillow cover! DIY Pillow Projects Monogram Pillow DIY Pillow with Border Painted Pillows Christmas Pillow Covers … Read More

Stack of DIY envelope pillows with flange borders on a bench

Make Pillow Covers DIY

Hello Friends! Follow along with these simple instructions to make DIY pillow covers that give your room an instant upgrade! Today I’m sharing a super-easy way to create and sew pillowcases or cushion covers that look store-bought and a bit more tailored than your basic envelope-style design. It … Read More

Chinese Lo Mein Noodles recipe in a bowl with chopsticks

Chinese Lo Mein Noodles Recipe

When our Chinese friends are cooking, I go into spectator mode. Many of their Asian recipes are new to me and a little intimidating! However, after always asking them to make their delicious Chinese Lo Mein Noodles Recipe, they finally encouraged me to make it myself. I am … Read More

Blue and yellow-flowered DIY fabric face mask worn by a girl with knit ties secured behind her head.

How to Make a DIY Fabric Face Mask

Hello there! It’s been a while since my first face mask post, and I never dreamed we would still be needing them this long. Sigh. So, I’ve decided to try a different design. Below is an easy tutorial for how to make a DIY fabric face mask with … Read More

No-Bake Brownie Protein Bites

Today’s recipe is inspired by a nut butter that I’d heard about and had to try from Manna Organics. Oh my goodness. It’s amazing! Seriously addicting. When I found myself going back to the jar for the second, third and fourth time, I decided I needed to come … Read More

Red, white and blue American flag pillows and a DIY cushion cover on a church pew

DIY Bench Cushion Cover

Nothing pulls together a space like fabrics; from upholstery to pillows, drapes, or cushions. Today I will show you how to make a DIY bench cushion cover with custom piping. If you can’t find exactly what you are looking for or you don’t want the high cost of … Read More

An artificial green plant arrangement in an iron plant stand

DIY Fake Plant Decor

After a recent plant fail, Crazy Aunt Patty showed me a creative and inexpensive way to make a custom, artificial plant arrangement. Let me show you what Patty showed me; how to DIY fake plant decor. See her latest arrangement for my home HERE. I do love a beautiful … Read More

A work area for baking cookies with a rolling pin, flour and eggs

How to Make Your Cookies Better

I have had my fair share of baking issues. Am I alone on this or, can you relate? After a little research, I created a shortlist of helpful reminders. Learn how to make your cookies better with these simple tips and tricks. 1 Before you Begin, Read through … Read More

a homemade graham cracker pie crust recipe in mini pie tins

Graham Cracker Pie Crust Recipe

I first fell in love with graham cracker crusts as a kid. My Mom let me buy a paperback cookbook from a scholastic book sale at school, a rare occasion! I treasured that book and made everything in it, but my favorite was an ice cream pie with … Read More