How to Repair Holes in Jeans

How to Repair Holes in Jeans

These are definitely my favorite jeans.  How can you tell? Well, I wear them so much that they now have holes in the bottom.  So, I’ve decided that it’s either time to throw them away or try to figure out how to repair the holes.  This turned out to be a pretty simple fix.  If you have some jeans that need a repair, then here are the simple steps.  I have seen this type of repair done with interfacing or {Read More}

Toasted Baguette Topped With Tomatoes, Garlic, and Cheese

Toasted Baguette Topped With Tomatoes, Garlic and Cheese

Decided to make a quick snack that is not loaded with sodium.  I love baguette! It is such a nice bread.  When you toast the baguette, it is simply delicious.  I could eat toasted baguette all day.  Of course, topping it with different items just adds to that great flavor. Items Needed: 1 Baguette Loaf 3 Tomatoes (Roma or Plum are great choices) 5 Garlic cloves or more Cheese Unsalted Butter Salt and Pepper Olive Oil Italian Dressing (optional) Talipia {Read More}

Homemade Lotion Bars

Homemade Lotion Bars

I’m so glad to finally find something to make where I’m able able to use some more of the beeswax.  I bought a block of beeswax last year to make Homemade Vaseline and it has been sitting in the closet.  These little bars are so cute! Plus, they are magnificent

Homemade Whipped Coconut Oil

Homemade Whipped Coconut Oil

This is my second time trying to use coconut oil.  I bought some last year but did not like it.  I think it had to do with the oily look in the jar.  However, I was determined to give it a second try.  I’ve been seeing a lot of the whipped oil and shea butter recipes

Yummy Banana Pudding

Yummy Banana Pudding

I was in the mood for making banana pudding today.  Of course, I had to call my mom and get directions on how to make the pudding.  I put the pudding together in smaller glass dishes.  That way, people in the house can just reach in

Turning Clock Frames Into Decorative Art

How To Use Clock Frames As Decorative Art

Sometimes, I will be out driving and will stop at a new housing development that is open.  I’m not actually looking to buy a house right now. However, I like to look in

Bite-Size Peach Turnovers

Bite-Size Peach Turnovers

Sometimes, you just want a small bite of dessert.  When that happens, a small bite of peach turnover will solve the problem.  Sprinkle powdered sugar on top and you have yourself a winner.  Just think

When To Harvest Your Homegrown Onions

When To Harvest Your Homegrown Onions

This is my second year at attempting to grow onions.  The first year I tried to grown onions, they didn’t grow at all.  However, this year, they look fabulous! I was in the garden today to check on them and look at what I have

Homemade Magnetic Air Vent Air Freshener

Homemade Magnetic Air Vent Air Freshener

I like for my bathrooms to have a nice fresh scent.  So, I made these specifically for my bathroom.  I figured with such a closed-end space that these magnetic air fresheners would work best in that size room.  They were

Homemade Chicken Salad with a Barbecue Flavor

Homemade Chicken Salad with a Barbecue Flavor

I baked a whole chicken two days ago.  I decided to make chicken salad with the leftover chicken.  For some reason, it seems that the breast of the chicken is always left over.  So, it’s chicken salad today.  I added barbecue sauce to this chicken salad batch and it was so delicious! The barbecue sauce gave