Posted in November 2011

Thanksgiving Outfit

Thanksgiving Outfit

I made Abbie a Thanksgiving outfit this year! Take one old shirt of mine: and one old shirt of Stephen’s: Then I just ironed the fabric interfacing to the backs of pieces the size I needed. The picture below shows how the fabric sticks to my mat when my Silhouette is cutting it. This sticky-goodness … Continue reading

2 years and 2 days ago

2 years and 2 days ago

Two years and two days ago, Stephen asked me to marry him! (I still have to end that sentence with an exclamation point.) I’ll admit, this post sounds like it was a couple days late – and it was – but 2 years and 2 days still has a nice ring to it ; ) We … Continue reading

Grilled Veggie Pasta

Grilled Veggie Pasta

Now before this dish, I was definitely sceptical of any pasta sauces that weren’t marinara, cheese, or pesto. But after this one, which I LOVED, I have now added aglio e olio (garlic and oil) sauces to my approved list ; ) Stephen made the next veggie meal we tried. Inspired by this pasta, he gave it his … Continue reading

“Caramelized Onion & White Bean Flatbread”

“Caramelized Onion & White Bean Flatbread”

We’ve being trying our hand at some vegetarian meals recently.  Earlier this week we made this delicious Caramelized Onion & White Bean Flatbread and loved it! Important to know: we bought whole wheat pizza dough that made the whole meal come together quick and easy. Pizza Dough $0.99 Navy Beans $0.57 Diced Tomatoes with Green Chilies $0.79 Onion $0.37 … Continue reading

7 Months Old

7 Months Old

Our Baby Girl is 7 months old, as of a couple days ago! She is growing and growing each day. Abbie has tried so many new foods this past month: bananas, avocados, squash, and carrots come to mind. Banana and avocado mixed together seemed to be a favorite. The first time she ate carrots she made a face … Continue reading

Fall Wreath

Fall Wreath

Don’t judge. I know this wreath was a little late in the making… But here is my second craft made possible by cardboard! Such an inexpensive, versatile resource : ) This is my first “pinspired” (inspired via pinterest) project! I found this wreath on that site, a while back, and fell in love! Here’s my version ( : I made … Continue reading

Button Flower

Button Flower

A world of fabric flower tutorials is spread across the web, and I finally got around to making my first one! This flower is me just following the tutorial at this great blog. I have a board on Pinterest to bookmark some of my favorites that I want to make someday. There are so many to choose … Continue reading