As I mentioned in my post earlier this week, I was looking for some simple decorations to put up that convey “winter.”  I was browsing ideas, and it seemed that  a fox would be a great addition.

Now, I am not an artist, although I do try do make art from time to time (this usually confirms that I am not an artist).  I was originally going to try and paint my own watercolor fox, but then I realized I would just end up frustrated.

Here is a way you can make some artwork from any image you like!  By printing it on rice paper!  (this might also work with tissue paper, but I used rice paper) Read More →

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After all the excesses of Halloween through New Year’s, I have to say, it feels really good to have the house look more “sparse.”  It seems to mirror my feelings of wanting to get everything cleaned up, organized, put away, and get back to my beloved routine! Read More →

candied jalapenos gift box

I really love giving homemade treats at Christmas time.  However, sometimes I feel overloaded with all of the sweet goodies, and I crave something savory.  Since I am sure I can’t be the only one who feels this way, here is a savory gift idea. Read More →