TUESDAY 31 JANUARY 2012
Just a few ingredients, and you have a simple & scrumptious snack. Preheat oven to 400 degrees. Cut a small baguette, diagonally into 1/2-inch-thick slices. Brush both sides of bread with olive oil and season with salt & pepper. (you could sneak a minced clove of garlic in at [...]
MONDAY 30 JANUARY 2012
RED HOT TULIPS!
Combine candy and flowers together and you have a perfect centerpiece for dinner or a gift for that special someone.
Materials & Tools
2 nesting glass vases or containers (such as a drinking glass), one shorter and at least an inch narrower
Cinnamon heart candies (about 1 1/2 pounds)
2 dozen [...]
FRIDAY 27 JANUARY 2012
Living with Flowers!
I treat myself to fresh flowers when ever I can. They are very inexpensive and breathe new life into my decor!
Re-cut the rose stems under the water to eliminate air bubbles, which can decrease flower life and promote premature wilting of the rose bloom. If your roses [...]
WEDNESDAY 25 JANUARY 2011
Scatter pink and red petals in the shape of a heart to summon a message of “I LOVE YOU.” Choose the perfect spot sure to get the attention of your beau, in the entry way, atop a table as a interlude to dinner, or on a pillow. A simple and sweet [...]
THURSDAY 19 JANUARY 2012
Spell out your feelings this Valentine’s Day with this easy to make sign of love.
To make this you will need: wire reinforced clothesline (available at home improvement & hardware stores), yarn & wire clippers. Clip off a length of clothesline and shape into the word, LOVE. Tie yarn onto [...]
WEDNESDAY 18 JANUARY 2012
Cajun Cream Cheese, Cheddar, Bacon, Jalapeno Stuffed Chicken!
Chicken is stuffed with a cheddar & cream cheese, garlic, green onion and jalapeno mixture, wrapped with a slice of bacon and topped with barbeque sauce. Very DELICIOUS & Easy!
Pair with a side dish of roasted veges, potatoes or rice and a nice glass of [...]
MONDAY 16 JANUARY 2012
23 Years ago at 7:41 am I fell in love at first sight! HAPPY BIRTHDAY MY LOVELY TAYLOR!
FRIDAY 13 JANUARY 2011
Roasted Artichoke Hearts
Perfect addition to your antipasto platter. Very few frozen veges taste as good as fresh ones but one exception is frozen artichoke hearts. Not only are they tasty but they also save the job of cutting those prickly artichokes.
Great Starter for your Football Weekend!
Recipe from: Barefoot Contessa [...]
WEDNESDAY 11 JANUARY 2012
LoVE DAY is right around the corner and I am getting busy making these adorable photo hearts. So many ways to use these. As a tag on a gift or favor. String together for a cute decoration. I really don’t think it has to be just a Valentine Day idea. [...]
SATURDAY 7 JANUARY 2012
Systematize & Organize!
Embarking on a new year is the perfect time for organizing. Now that you have set your goals you will feel better when everything is in its place and you can get more accomplished. After the holidays I realized I have an overabundance of ribbon and finding the perfect [...]