Snow Capped Mountain Garland

Now that it's officially winter and the holidays are just about over, I am coming to grips with the fact that I'll have to take down the...

Pretzel Bread Rolls

One of my all-time favorite sandwich shops is Village Cheese Shanty in beautiful Leland, MI (aka Fishtown). This gem is about a...

Winter Felt Trees

If you don't know yet, I love trees : ) Not only in nature, but I like to find ways to bring their likeness inside. I also love holiday...

Winter Bucket List

I don't know about you, but with all of the craziness right now, my family and and I need to have things to look forward to. I'm not a...

Michigan Holiday Gift Guide

If you're anything like me, you are scrambling to finish up (or are just starting) your holiday shopping and would welcome any guidance...

Holiday Gift Guide

If you still have some people on your list, here are some ideas from some of my favorite local businesses (non Michigan-themed items)....

Handmade Pom Pom Tutorial

Follow along with images and description below for the most comprehensive tutorial. Take the end of the yarn from the skein (bundle), but...

Tassel Tree Sign

One of my favorite things in nature and symbols of Christmas is the pine tree. I love how during the gloomy months of winter they are...

Sweet Potato, Bacon, and Egg Bake

I'm always looking for easy and truly healthy recipes, especially for the morning when I have little time (or patience) to cook anything...

Grilled Corn Guacamole

I love to eat good and healthy food... yes, you can do both! I also like things to be simple and quick, which can get tricky when you...

Blackberry Slab Pie

INGREDIENTS • Frozen pie crust (two pack, thawed) • Blackberry preserves (store bought or it's easy to make) • Egg wash - 1 egg yolk...

Garden Plant Markers

If you're anything like me, you may be newer to gardening and have no idea what you're looking at when seeds start to grow if you haven't...