Recipes ,Food & Crafting a winning combo

My Thursday food find – I am starting something new. Mixing my crafting hobby with my love of family recipes. As I read over my  family cook books I found great notes.drawing & suggestion among the pages – So here today’s fun. #1  For the Love of Coffee.   Join Me on my new adventure? What will I find Next – Lisa     #2   A great fun scrapbook page – Yeah I love my slow cooker. Advertisements

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My Pastalaya Recipe – Doing it My Way

Thursday food find-   Pastalaya My basic Jambalaya recipe with small Penna pasta instead of rice. Make it for your family or for a crowd it will be a family favorites. So if you want an actual recipe –  goggle this you will come up with tons of recipes & videos. T ake a look you might find something you […]

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On My Wednesday Craft post today I wondered ? Halloween or Fall or other? So in keeping with the Season this quick DIY Craft Post. If like me you are a saver -of anything that might can be reused or repose for a craft ( Right) So Here’s a cute jar redo – Scare Crow Flower Container: Cleaned Glass Jar I sprayed painted white ( this makes the next layer stick on) When dried brushed on brown acrylic paint ( used light/dark brown) Let Dry You can paint or make face cut outs for your scarecrow Piece of Burlap fabric for the hat/ scrap of cotton fabric for tie Fill with flowers,leaves or straw to decorate. Can be used to decorate table  inside or out.     Spray painting the container before  makes it easier to painting with brown acryrlic paint . I use scraps of scrapbook paper to make facial features.         The flowers were from last year – but you could fill it with branches ,leaves & hay also. You could also use with out the flower & fabric and make it a candle holder. Use your imagination – I am thinking living it white – for Ghost lights Or Will make a great snowman for the Winter.   Thanks for Stopping bye – this Wednesday for my craft post. Check out – Monday ‘s Project Life Post. And tomorrow I am doing a recipe […]

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Season of Crafts

Welcome to another Wednesday – Craft Day.  Today I am posting about the Season of Crafts. I worked retail for over 20 years and we rushed the seasons in -is that a good thing?  Do we really need Christmas in July? As a crafter we need to start making our items early but is there a too early point? I know if you sell or do craft shows it’s a given ? But as an everyday crafter  how early do you start ? It’s October So ?  What are you working on ? Halloween Thanksgiving Christmas New Year valentine   from the heart stamp – Holiday card in non traditional colors.     Fall Butterfly stamp       Halloween Cross stitched witch card / paper from Authentique  paper.com

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National Pumpkin Pie Day

National Pumpkin Pie Day! 1 (9inch) Pie shell 1 c sugar 2 eggs 1 1/2 c fresh or canned pumpkin 1 1/2 teaspoon cinnamon 1/2 teaspoon- salt,nutmeg.ginger,cloves & all spice Mix all ingredients together and pour into shell. Bake @ 425 (15 minutes) – turn down to 350 degrees (35 minutes or until done) But need more recipes –   […]

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