Tried It: Potato Zucchini Hash

potato_zucchini_hashBreakfast food is just too good to only have during the morning hours.   My ideal breakfast would be eggs, candy bacon, hash browns, french toast with fresh fruit. This recipe takes care of 2 of those 5 things and sneaks in a vegetable.  Unfortunately we are more of a cold cereal in the morning family so I need to have a chance to eat breakfast yummies sometime.    Enter the Potato Zucchini Hash. [Read more...]

3D Cardboard Star Template and Electronic Cutting

3D Cardboard Star Template

One of the most popular posts that I have ever done is a tutorial on how to make a 3D cardboard star out of a cereal box.

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I have been asked so many times if I had a template for the cardboard 3D star.  I thought that I had thrown my template away but as I was going through my pattern drawer, poof! There it was! I made it into a pdf and it is available for

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My Day Friday: Baby Gifts from Way Back When

As I was going through my camera roll, I came across a few projects from way back when.  Three of those projects were baby gifts that I had made and never shared before.  I am always looking for baby gift ideas so if you are looking for some, you can add these three to your idea list.  The first two are pretty easy and quick to put together.  If you have a white onesie, then you are already on your way.

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Cheaters Salted Caramel Frosting

cheaters salted caramel frosting

Over the weekend, In the course of a few minutes, I saw two chocolate cupcakes with caramel frosting on Pinterest.  To normal person this might be nothing, but to me it was a call to action! I had decided that I was going to make a devils food cupcake witha caramel frosting.  My heart was set on it.  As I read the recipes though I realized that 1. I didn’t have all the ingredients and 2. They required prep work the day before to make the caramel.  I began to look around for other recipes to make.  Of course nothing looked as good to me as the salted caramel frosting.  I couldn’t let it go. [Read more...]

Easy Peasy Kids Maxi Skirt Tutorial

Easy_Peasy_Kids_Maxi_Skirt_tutorialThis kids maxi skirt has to be one of the easiest articles of clothing to sew.  A few strait stitches and you are all done!   I actually started with a pair of black gauchos [Read more...]