DIY Backyard Swing

I thought it would be cool to have a swing in my yard (okay…really just a swinging seat), since there was a good branch in my backyard for one. I already had a piece of wood in my shed I used for the seat. Other than that, all I needed was a few pieces ofContinue reading “DIY Backyard Swing”

Pad Thai & Basil Limeade

I really couldn’t take it any longer. Sometimes I get those cravings for Pad Thai at my favorite local place, and after my last episode I figured it was about time for me just to try cooking it myself. I consulted my long list of blogs in search for a good recipe. I found thisContinue reading “Pad Thai & Basil Limeade”

Tre Noci Pesto

The basil in my garden had been doing a lot of complaining lately. Every time it would create a flower, I’d pinch it off, knowing that I really needed to do something the basil. So this week I got my act together and made some pesto. This time I wanted to do a little experiment with it, so IContinue reading “Tre Noci Pesto”

Framing Large Posters

When I bought these Charley Harper posters nearly a year ago (yes…a year ago…) I was a little stumped on how to have them framed, since they’re large and an obscure size. Recently I was looking around in a arts/crafts store and finally found a way to frame them without having to buy something onlineContinue reading “Framing Large Posters”

Zucchini with Wild Rice

It’s getting to be the dawg days of summer, which means our gardens are probably overwhelmed with tomatoes, squash, and other goodies. If you’ve ever raised zucchini, then you know how there can be an abundance of them in the garden. One of the sites I follow for recipes is Steamy Kitchen, and I tookContinue reading “Zucchini with Wild Rice”