Quick and Easy Valentine’s Craft

Supplies

    Valentine's Day is almost here.  But there's still time to make your special someone something special. Be Mine, a book from Chronicle Book is full of fun inspiration and easy to create crafts.  I picked one to share with you here. Here's what you'll need: Twine A wooden dowel or a decorative straw (I used a straw) Scissors or an Exacto knife and cutting ...

Molten Chocolate-Espresso Cakes Recipe

Molten chocolate espresso cakes

Want something special to make just in time for Valentine's Day?  We're got just what you're looking for...molten chocolate-espresso cakes!  (Care of Martha Stewart) Active Time: 20 min. Total Time: 40 min. Makes: 6 4 tablespoons unsalted butter, room temperature, plus more for tin 1/3 cup sugar, plus more for tin 8 ounces bittersweet chocolate, coarsely chopped 1/3 cup ...

Last Minute Valentine’s Day Ideas

Last Min Valentine's Day

The holiday is close.  If you've forgotten all about it or it's just fallen to the bottom of your to do list, I'm here to help.   Here are few last minute gifts ideas that are one size fits all. Please note I received samples of some of these products in order to be able to write these reviews.  My opinions are my own and were not influenced in any way.   Sugar Bowl Bakery makes some ...

5 Ways To Make Your Morning Routine Easier

5 Ways To Make Your Morning Routine Easier

    Mornings are rough.  There's no way around them either.  You can make them easier.  A little planning and prepping can make every morning go smoothly.  If you create the right habits, your mornings fly by on auto pilot with no ugly surprises.  Here's what I do to make mornings easier. Early Riser Get up first.  Let's face it, you run the show.  If the zoo keeper ...

February Finds

February Finds

February's finds are what you need to beat those winter blues and make some positive changes in your office, home, and kitchen.  These are problem solvers that are also adorable. And who doesn't love a multi-tasker?  Let me know what you think of this month's roundup! Please note I received samples of some of these items in order to be able to write these reviews.  My opinions are my own ...

Saying Goodbye to Your LBD

LBD

We all have had, and most likely still have that outfit we keeping thinking that one day we'll wear but never do. Let's say it's been sitting in our closet for at least 3 years, sometimes with the tags still on. You want to organize your closet and really make some smart decisions, but this one gets you stuck every time. What if an opportunity to wear it comes up and you've already gotten rid of ...

One Stack To Rule Them All

One Bin Wonder

  You all know Three by Three is one of my favorite companies for organizing gear.  Their new stacking bins might be my favorite product of all time. Please note I received a sample of these bins in order to be able to take photographs and write this review.  My opinions are my own and I only bring you things I think you'll love. These bins are available on a variety of sizes (see ...