Book Review: Baking for the Holidays: 50+ Treats for a Festive Season

Book Review: Baking for the Holidays: 50+ Treats for a Festive Season

A charming holiday baking cookbook brimming with delicious, indulgent recipes, cozy winter photography, and lots of holiday cheer from Sarah Kieffer. Here's a festive holiday baking book to celebrate this very special time of year. Sarah Kieffer, author of 100 Cookies, beloved baker behind The Vanilla Bean Blog, and creator of the "bang-the-pan" method offers more than [...]

Play Dough

Play Dough

Yesterday was National Plays Dough Day! This Friday my favorite recipe for making it at home: 3 cups all-purpose white flour2 tablespoons cream of tartar1 cup + 2 tablespoons table salt3–4 tablespoons cooking oil : start with 3 and if the dough is a little dry, slowly work in a little more.3 cups hot waterOptional: Food coloring Add the flour, cream of [...]

CMMC – September Pick a Topic from my Photo

CMMC – September Pick a Topic from my Photo

Welcome to my new challenge Cee’s Midweek Madness Challenge (CMMC), the topic is Pick Your Topic from My Photo below. Possible topics: roof, clouds, vents, ladder, lines, shapes, home made, wood, little buildings, cupola, tree, yellow, gray, white etc. What else can you come up with?https://ceenphotography.com/2021/09/15/cmmc-september-pick-a-topic-from-my-photo/ Le Vieux Village Heritage Park & Museum is located at the eastern entrance of [...]

Wellness Wed : An Apple A Day

Wellness Wed : An Apple A Day

Today I am sharing some great ways that you can use Apples not in recipes but in skin care . We have all heard the saying an Apple a Day but what can an Apple do for your Skin? Read on : It contains polyphenols, an antioxidant that helps protects against ultraviolet radiation and leads [...]

Homemade Holiday Sewing Aprons

Homemade Holiday Sewing Aprons

Welcome to my Tuesday Sewing post. Today it's all about aprons! No you wear one or know someone that does? This makes a great gift for a open house, shower or Holiday gift and can be made in various sizes. Lisa DIY Apron Materials one yard of thick(ish) fabricscissorsthread that matches fabricpencil or tailor’s chalkcloth tape [...]

CREATIVE feature week of the September 2021 STAR blog hop

CREATIVE feature week of the September 2021 STAR blog hop

__________________________________________________________________ Welcome to the second week of the September 2021 blog hop called "You're the Star"! Before we continue onto the Linky party I wanted to share this post from my blog: __________________________________________________________________________ WELCOME to CREATIVE feature week of the September 2021 "You're the STAR" blog hop! Meet your CREATIVE week Hosts  This week is CREATIVE feature week Swing by the Creative hosting Team's blogs: [...]

Sunday’s Dinner : Fish

Sunday’s Dinner : Fish

Happy Sunday everyone ! Today I am sharing a recipe that is for Mom's Favorite fish dish. While growing up we would take trips to New Orleans to visit Dad's family . She and Dad would have a date night at her favorite restaurant Galatoiers in the French Quarters . I would always here theses [...]