Category Archives: General Ramblings

Yarn Bombing the Lazy Way

So we dyed the yarn… I still had no idea what to do with it! At first I was going to work up a dense square of it and hang it along the adjoining fence. My neighbor’s dogs are mean … Continue reading

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Swiss Almond Chicken

This was good, like really good. I will definitely be making this culinary experiment again. Ingredients: 4 thighs Tyson Chicken Thighs (skin and bone included) 4 oz Kerrygold Swiss Cheese 1 cup Fresh Express Baby Spinach Leaves 1/4 cup Emerald … Continue reading

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Color Change

I love getting yarn as presents. A few Christmas’ ago my dad and step-mom gave me a huge reusable bag full of yarn they found at a multitude of venues; yard sales, thrift stores, ect. Most of it was novelty … Continue reading

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Health Woes

Sometimes I hate life. Then I get over it. This last few weeks however has been trying. It started out easily. Nate and I had dual eye exams. My doctor was great. He’s very personable and we were just having … Continue reading

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Springing into Summer

While I’m still organizing like crazy I’ve also started decorating for Spring. I’m going to warn you now that I’ve gotten a little carried away… I made sure to line my baskets with lots of rocks since we get high … Continue reading

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Framed

A few weeks ago I took a class on framing. Most bases that have a DIY frame shop offer classes. I had considered taking it for years but our last duty station had horrible hours for the class; Saturday from … Continue reading

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Garden Lights

While the last one was Shopkick’s fault this one is Pinterest’s again. I had seen this idea floating around and wanted to try it. I actually did have an old chandelier lying around. I bought it several years ago when … Continue reading

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Bookcase

We have a ton of books. The only reason we don’t live in a library is because the military has a limit of how much weight in household goods they’ll pay to move. Though living in a library sounds awesome! … Continue reading

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Ornament Garland

Yes, I know Christmas is long past at this point. This however, was Shopkick’s fault not Pinterest’s. A while back I came across a ‘book’ on Shopkick about making garland from ornaments. I had picked up some cheap ones from … Continue reading

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Museum and Minerals

Our ‘local’ museum had a mineral and rock show roll into town. Nate adores rocks of any kind so we decided to surprise him with going up there. The two plus hour drive was worth it to see his face … Continue reading

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