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Old-Fashioned Peanut Butter Cookies

Old-Fashioned Peanut Butter Cookies

    In honor of National Peanut Day I thought I would share my favorite Old-Fashioned Peanut Butter Cookie recipe with you. These cookies are loaded with a cup of peanut butter and a cup of butter and are so delicious!  There are several variations 

DIY Elastic Carry Pencil Pouch

DIY Elastic Carry Pencil Pouch

    Have you noticed lately everywhere you look you will find these beautiful and intricate coloring books made for adults?  I personally love these books, and I picked mine up two years ago when I was searching for something that would give me some peace 

Banana Chocolate Chip Muffins

Banana Chocolate Chip Muffins

    I can not believe it’s that time of year again where my kids are back in school! Of course, I’m always so excited about all of the “extra time” I have to accomplish everything I didn’t accomplish during the summer break. I have 4 extra 

Let’s enjoy a Boca Breeze!

Let’s enjoy a Boca Breeze!

  As the long summer days heat up, I’m finding myself in need of an icy cold beverage that provides a bit of sweetness and is refreshingly quenching!  My husband works for Trader Joe’s in Boca Raton, FL.  During a recent regional challenge his awesome 

A Handful of Guests Book

A Handful of Guests Book

      Hi everyone!  Sorry it’s been so long since my last post!  It was a busy month of May with dear friends visiting from California, end of year school projects, baseball games and parties!  Time has slipped away from me and I realize how 

DYI Fabric Coasters

DYI Fabric Coasters

  Hi Friends! Today I’m sharing an easy beginner level sewing project that you can make from your left over scraps of fabric. Not only are these fabric coasters pretty, but they are extremely functional too! Because they are made from clothe they will absorb the 

Classic Shrimp Louie Salad

Classic Shrimp Louie Salad

    Do you ever have one of those days where you feel like sitting in a restaurant with an ocean view enjoying a light healthy salad while sipping on a nice glass of iced tea or chardonnay? Truthfully, I fantasize about it everyday!  Even though 

One Man’s Trash Is This Woman’s Treasure

One Man’s Trash Is This Woman’s Treasure

  Today I want to share a quick DIY project that took little time, a small amount of effort and minimal cash!  A few days ago I was leaving my neighborhood and noticed a family had moved out and place several pieces of furniture on 

DIY Decorative Serving Trays

DIY Decorative Serving Trays

  For several years now I have been using 3 cookie sheets over and over again, and now they are beyond “seasoned”! I’m almost too embarrassed to show you my black cookie sheets, but you need to see the dreadful before in order to appreciate 

Tuscan Bean Salad with Tuna

Tuscan Bean Salad with Tuna

  Now that the holiday’s are over, most of us want to get back on track by eating healthy again.  Here is a go to recipe that I make when I want something healthy and fast for those busy weekday lunches. You can prepare this meal in advance by