What do empty nesters do?

Remember when the quilt went to college with my son? Well, now my daughter has gone off to college. So now both kids are away at college and we are […]

Go Gingham: Homade Easter Baskets

Springtime is here – or at least mostly – but that’s what we’ll call it since Easter is next month. With spring time holidays right around the corner, here’s a […]

Make Your Own Mouthwash

Have you ever wondered why a company would add sweetener to mouthwash? I mean┬áreally? We’re trying to clean and freshen our mouths here not have candy and sugar before going […]

Marathon bumper sticker

Hello dear readers, I’ve missed you. Have you missed me? Have you been wondering where I’ve been and what I’ve been up to? Well, not much, only┬átaking a break from […]

Summer Eating

Food tastes so fresh when it gets plucked right from the garden and gets eaten immediately. In January, I can’t wait for summer and the ripe tasting fruits and vegetables. […]

Happy Mother's Day and Journal Giveaway

Happy Mother’s Day! I hope you are enjoying this special day yourself or celebrating it with your mother. Remember when I wrote about my Great-Grandmother’s recipes that were written down […]

Happy Earth Day Go Gingham

Every day should be Earth day. That’s what our planet needs: every single day devoted to treating the world we live in with more thought. Reduce, reuse, recycle is good […]

Lip Chap DIY

When my lips are chapped, it’s practically a federal emergency. I always have something on me for dry lips. Let’s face it: I have no idea what’s in half the […]