Quick and Easy Window Valance

We have a window above our kitchen sink that overlooks the golf course we live on and I have never really known what to do with it since we moved in (which was… Continue reading

Greek Stuffed Pork Chops with Grilled Veggies

We have had unbelievable weather here this weekend. Sunshine, heat and not a cloud in the sky for days now… it’s been wonderful! I had bought these pork chops with the intention of… Continue reading

DIY Beaded Sandals

I made these a couple of months ago so that they’d be ready to go once spring hit, but I wanted to wait until it warmed up a bit before doing my designer… Continue reading

Shaved Squash Salad with Thyme Oil & Goat Cheese

In the spring and summer time, my husband and I like to experiment making different kinds of salads for lunch. We try different combinations of fruits, vegetables, oils and cheeses to come up… Continue reading

Farmers Market Gazpacho

One of my favorite things to eat during the spring and summer months is a gazpacho. It’s so refreshing and light, and the fact that it’s served cold makes it not only low… Continue reading

Seared Scallops with Shaved Spring Salad

We recently invested in a French style mandoline and I can’t even begin to tell you how much we’ve used it already. My favorite thing about it is that we can take vegetables… Continue reading

DIY House of Harlow Headpieces

  I’ve been making these for a couple of months now, but I wanted to wait to do my Designer DIY post until I had made all the styles. I love, love, love… Continue reading

Root Vegetable Soup with Pancetta and Black Truffle Oil

I made this for dinner last night and oh. my. gosh…. it may be the most delicious soup I have ever had in my life. My husband practically ran into the kitchen on… Continue reading

Pop Up Mother’s Day Card

    I have done an updated post on these cards, with a step-by-step video to make this even easier – see it here! I made these cards for Mother’s Day last year… Continue reading

Rhinestone Encrusted Pumps

These are an updated version of a post I did back in January. I encrusted the heels of a pair of pumps in rhinestone for a New Years Eve party that we went… Continue reading

Feta and Vegetable Stuffed Zucchini

We’ve been out of town visiting with family since Friday afternoon, so I apologize for the lack of posts this week! I have a bunch of really fun posts that I can’t wait… Continue reading

Recycled Bag Bows

I saw this on the  Martha Stewart a couple weeks ago and vowed to try it. I think I’m like a lot of people… I keep my shopping bags in our linen closet,… Continue reading

Soy and Rice Stuffed Cabbage

I made this for dinner a couple of weeks ago when it was a little warmer and not so rainy. My husband and I had been golfing all day so I wanted something… Continue reading

Roll Up Makeup Brush Bag

I’ve been meaning to do this project for a couple of years now and I’m happy to have finally gotten around to it. I have a professional one of these and it’s just… Continue reading

Roasted Pork and Brussels Sprouts with Maple-Balsamic Drizzle

We were supposed to get hit with a huge storm that was going to “take over the Northeast” at the beginning of this week, so I planned this hearty meal in case we… Continue reading

Neon Statement Necklace

I saw this craft on a DIY website that I follow and I thought it was so chic and easy that I made one that day. I like the idea of taking jewelry… Continue reading

Citrus Meringues

I love, love, love meringues. They’re probably my favorite of all french cuisine. I love them poached, I love them baked, I love them as the base for a macaron or a great… Continue reading

DIY Burberry Gem Embellished Trench

Back at the end of January, Gossip Girl premiered its 100th episode which was the “Royal Wedding” episode. It wasn’t the gorgeous Vera Wang dresses or the spectacular setting at the reception that… Continue reading

Crème Brûlée

This was the final course in the big dinner I cooked for my husband and I a couple weekends ago (First course can be seen here, second here and main here). I’ve gotten… Continue reading

Etched Easter Eggs

I haven’t really done a whole lot of crafts for Easter this year, mostly because we won’t be here for the actual day but I though I would share one that I did… Continue reading