The painted house

I’ll be the first to admit that it doesn’t look hugely different, but the whole paint not peeling all over the place is great. And it’s not battleship grey either, which helps. Like my little…

Cheap, simple, easy, attractive wall art

How can you complain? Come all, we all have “that wall.” The one you look at wistfully thinking to yourself “I really need to find some reasonably priced prints or a nice painting to put…

Painting the house

Ok, well… I am not painting the house, but we’re paying someone else to do it! Which is way more fun that doing it yourself. It means that you get to come home from work…

My favorite chicken tortilla soup

Craig was at a match near the Canadian border on Saturday, about 1.5 hours from home. It was cold and kinda drizzly , so I figured he’d want a hot meal when he got home….

Dulce de Leche

Say it with me. “Dool-say day lay-chay” This is the greatest thing you never knew you could make. My mom always used to make this when I was a wee lass. Probably because it requires…

Tasty minty chocolate truffles

And they’re SO EASY. I can’t stress this enough. Monkeys could make them. Hell, Boris could probably do it if he had opposable thumbs. And they’re cheap. Plus, people shit bricks when they find out…