Flavored Waters

I LOVE flavored waters....... however I have yet to make it at home. šŸ˜¦ So I went on a hunt for recipes and I found this great blog with flavored water recipes. I thought I would start out simple, with just fruit, and go from there in my new experiment šŸ™‚ I picked up the … Continue reading Flavored Waters

90-Day Spending Fast Challenge: What’s for Dinner?

So part of theĀ 90-Day Spending FastĀ Challenge is purging stuff I don't need or using what I have. So keeping with what I have = old veggies; I decided to make Left-over Veggie Stew. This way, if I don't want to eat the veggie stew now, I can package it up and freeze it for a … Continue reading 90-Day Spending Fast Challenge: What’s for Dinner?

Mini Apple Pies for the Holidays

With recently hosting a Country Baby (girl) Shower, I wanted to make some homemade apple pies for everyone. I find it easier to make bite-size or mini individual size pies so people and grab-n-go at the buffet which helps keeps the flow of the party going. So here is my EASY Mini Apple Pie recipe: … Continue reading Mini Apple Pies for the Holidays

Country Baby (girl) Shower

I recently hosted a baby shower for a dear friend who is having a baby girl; however, she didn't want pink so we went with the colorĀ RED. Here are the final results for a "Boots and Bling, it's a Country Girl Thing" Baby Shower. For making the Sunflower Favor Tags, click here for post and … Continue reading Country Baby (girl) Shower

Sunflower Favor Tags

For my friend's baby shower, I saw this idea on Pinterest and LOVED IT!! But her colors were red and yellow for her shower so I tweaked this idea into: I made these tags in a Word doc (it was a pain aligning it etc.) so I've saved it as a PDF for you to … Continue reading Sunflower Favor Tags

2 Diaper Cakes For Under $20

I love the look of diaper cakes but was always intimidated to make one and heard that they can be very pricey. So here are TWO diaper cakes for under $20! Supplies: 1. Two Target brand size 1 diapers - $6.48 each (you'll have 100 diapers) 2. Two baby bottles - $1 each (get at … Continue reading 2 Diaper Cakes For Under $20

Almond Milk from Scratch

So, I just learned how to make Almond Milk from scratch from my uncle. It's actually quite easy and if you have any almonds left over, they are much easier to chew as they are soaked in water. What you will need: 1 cup of raw almonds 3 cups of water 2 medjool date (pitted) … Continue reading Almond Milk from Scratch

Flavored Waters

So while walking outside today, I got a craving for flavored water! Which got me thinking that it's really easy to make: Watermelon coconut water Melon water Have heard that you can just cut up melons, and put them in a pitcher of water overnight Lavender lemonade Get your Lavender from Reno's local Lavender farm … Continue reading Flavored Waters

Crochet Wrist Sweatband

Since I started trail running and now it is July in Reno, NV where the temperature can hit 100 degree plus, it's HOT here. Even with sweatproof sunscreen, it doesn't matter. At that temperature and creating body heat, you're melting and sweat is going to drip into your face.So with staying frugal and especially for … Continue reading Crochet Wrist Sweatband

Creamy Pesto Zucchini Pasta

In trying something new as I was starving when got home from school, I grabbed my Raw Food Made Easy forĀ  1 or 2 People cookbook and started searching for a recipe I could make with the ingredients I had.I tailored the recipe as I don't have a vegetable slicer nor fresh basil leaves for … Continue reading Creamy Pesto Zucchini Pasta