A Pesto Couscous Salad Recipe in a white bowl with a silver spoon.

Pesto Couscous Salad Recipe

It’s fall. Life just got busier. Need dinner fast? This Pesto Couscous Salad Recipe is ready in 15 minutes. Okay, you’re right. It’s actually not a recipe, it’s more meal assembly. Which I’d like to suggest is the perfect strategy for filling the dinner gaps that may arise … Read More

A yellow halter swim dress modeled at a pool, from the blog post on how to make a halter dress.

Make a Halter Dress

Let’s make a Halter Dress! Fashion is cyclical and the ’70s are back. If you were styling in the early 1970s, you might remember the baby tees, tie-dye shirts, peasant blouses, ponchos, capes, bell-bottoms, frayed jeans, maxi dresses, and halter tops? I wore them all. Some I can … Read More

Rosemary and Prosciutto pizza slices on a peel.

Rosemary and Prosciutto Pizza

Truth be told, I have rarely turned down pizza of any kind! But I do play favorites. One of which is definitely rosemary and prosciutto pizza, with onions and arugula. This combination was discovered and then adapted by our good friends, Ruth and Bill.  Tripoli pizza, now discontinued, … Read More

Woman in garden wearing DIY skirt

DIY Drawstring Skirt

My copycat item today is a DIY drawstring skirt, similar to the one I own from Evereve retail stores. Follow along and make one for yourself! “If you find something you love that fits you well, buy it in multiples!” Maybe you’ve heard this said before, and you … Read More

Pizza work area from a blog post about Forno Bravo Authentic Neapolitan Pizza Dough Recipe.

Authentic Neapolitan Pizza Dough Recipe

Calling all pizza lovers! Today I am sharing our go-to Authentic Neapolitan Pizza Dough Recipe from the folks at Forno Bravo. Neapolitan pizza, or pizza Napoletana, is a variety of pizza that originated in Naples, Italy.  It is made with simple and fresh ingredients: a simple dough, raw … Read More

Elastic waist skirt with white t-shirt

DIY Elastic Waist Skirt

Summer is here. Yay! Is your closet ready? Come along and make your own DIY elastic waist skirt. We’ll start with a basic style, great for beginners! When the warm weather hits, nothing is easier to wear than a breezy skirt. It’s often hard to find the perfect … Read More

Flat file in craft and sewing room full of arts and craft supplies

Craft Room Ideas for Organization – Part 1

Hello friends! Today, I have some basic organizing inspiration for you. Join me and tidy up your space too! Here’s the first installment in my series, “Craft Room Ideas for Organization – Part 1”. Are you up for a challenge? (To read Part 2, click HERE) I am … Read More

A heading for a blog post about a seat cushion DIY roundup.

Seat Cushion DIY Roundup

Here’s a collection of all of my cushion cover tutorials on the site so far. It’s a Seat Cushion DIY Roundup! Yee Haw.  If you crave a custom look without the high price tag, making your own cushion cover is a perfect choice. Get the exact fabric color … Read More

Mosaic Tile Table Top Tutorial

Today, we are dropping in on my friend Deb! She’ll walk us through a mosaic tile table top tutorial and demonstrate how easy it really is to make your own. So many craft projects, so little time! Mosaic tiles. A whole new category of crafts for you? IKR. How … Read More

summer spinach salad recipe with honey lime dressing and fresh cut corn on the cob, in a white bowl

Summer Spinach Salad Recipe

This Summer Spinach Salad Recipe was one of the first gems I discovered in a pile of old cookbooks I was gifted. It’s an oldie, but a goodie that I just love! I hope you will too. When my parents were somewhere in their seventies, before my Mom’s … Read More