Hi all, my apologies for only updating the blog once this week. I really do want to post and have some wonderful things lined up for you but at the moment I am finding myself unable to actually process much of what I want to write. Stress, as we all know, is a fickle mofo,... Continue Reading →
I originally planned to write a blog post about how I overcame my irrational fear of using a candy thermometer. I was to begin my week boasting of my confectionary triumph. I saw the recipe for marshmallows in the April issue Martha Stewart Living and I was ready to bring it. I was even going to... Continue Reading →
A sampling of what I come across during the week on the web... I started the week with some of my snaps from the Washington Home and Garden Show. So let's cap off the week with some beautiful images of The Philadelphia Garden Show shot by my talented friend Britt who features the event on her blog, ThePhotoGardenBee.com. Genius... Continue Reading →
Just came across this blog that features a tour of the Guinness factory in Dublin. Enjoy!
On this most holy of days I am charged with communicating to you, dear reader, a most important and sacred fact that was recently revealed to me. Did you know that you are not supposed to frost your beer glass? Did you know? Cause I didn't. Damn. Frankly, I am ashamed. For years I have been... Continue Reading →
Yes, crafters are awesome people. And if you want further proof just head over to Etsy.com. Many of the artists who call Etsy.com home are donating part or all of their profits to Japan's Earthquake Relief. All proceeds from MadeByJo's Origami Ball (left) and 100 Red Origami Cranes will go to the Canadian Red Cross in support of... Continue Reading →