Zucchini Quiche

Zucchini was finally on sale!  AND, I was able to talk Nate into eating a quiche.  Well, he was willing to try it as long as I added meat to it.  One new thing I learned is that at 8,000 feet, eggs are not meat.  I never knew. So,  found the Pillsbury recipe here. To […]

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How Do You Workout?

People love to post pictures of themselves working out on Facebook all the time.  Unless there is something crazy about my workout, you’ll never know I do.  I’m not supermodel skinny but I am in good shape.  I have had a few people ask me what I do to workout. I love to say I […]

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Roasted Pork Chops and Peaches

I’ve made this recipe before (the picture is from my first time making it) but its my first time posting it to this blog. I did change up some things about the recipe to what I have on hand at home.  Living 30 minutes from the closest grocery store either we have it at home […]

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Leather Coupon Holder

I’m so lucky to be married to a saddle maker.  And I’m quite lucky to have access to his shop (i.e. its in the house).  Sometimes I get to do fun things like take some of his leather for my own projects! As you already know, I’m a major bargain shopper.  I generally keep my […]

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I made a shower curtain!!!

I don’t have a pattern but I had to share the shower curtain cause I am so proud of it!   I love it more in person than in the picture, but sometimes that happens I guess! Basically, all I did was take the left over fabric from when I made the curtains for our […]

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Knit Baby Booties and Bib

First off, nope… not pregnant. Now that we have that out of the way, I do know a couple that is about to have a baby boy and I wanted to make them a little something for their new bundle of joy.     I got the bib pattern from Ravelry and the booties pattern from […]

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Knit Pot Holder

At our house we pretty much only use cast iron skillets. They really are the best to cook in.  But, have you ever tried to move a cast iron skillet after its hot???  OUCH!  I am really tired of forgetting to grab a hot pad before we grab the skillet so Nate’s solution… we needed something […]

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Bedside Book Holder

  I was reading Better Homes & Gardens and they had a link to some of their favorite blogs so I was checking them out when I found Mandi at Vintage Revivals. At the very top of her blog was a leather magazine rack and I loved it.  There is almost no space in our […]

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