After my White Elephant success, I was given the challenge to make an owl. Here it is after lots of research and warnings that this was not a beginner's gig. No, it's not for beginners but as you can tell, even a beginner almost amateur as myself can do anything with enough determination. I referenced... Continue Reading →
Tiny counter top, really old, original to the house. I was using cutting boards on top because it was impossible to clean the grouting and tiles to know it was really clean. But, the boards collected every crumb. So, I did this: Its not perfect and only temporary, but I know when I clean it,... Continue Reading →
Made from being at a loss for what to take to a party, and it turned out to be the most traded item at a white elephant gift exchange. Who knew! I followed the pattern from http://www.kasintehtyajakaunista.fi/2016/10/96-norsu-vaunulelu.html at least the best I could, when I viewed it, the pattern was in the Finnish language and... Continue Reading →
Ingredients: 1 lb ground Hamburger 1 tube Chorizo 1/3 c Chili Powder 1/2 c chopped onion 1 small can of diced jalapenos 1 can of pinto beans 1 can of cold water with 3 tbsp of corn starch mixed in, using bean can Instructions: In large pot, brown ground beef, onion and chorizo together. When... Continue Reading →
I repurposed some old wooden crates to display my coffee cups to free up space on my microwave and in my cabinets.