How To: Roasted Garlic

Now that the days are growing cooler, keeping the oven on for close to an hour is much more appealing. If you are cooking a casserole or roast already, why not toss in a couple heads of garlic and make magic in your kitchen! Roasted garlic is indeed the best thing EVER! If you've done it before, I'm willing to bet that you agree it to be one of the best pay offs for 10 minutes of your time that you can do in the kitchen. While you're at it, go ahead and roast several at once. This is something you can never … Continue reading How To: Roasted Garlic

Low-Fat Graham Cracker Crust

Making a low-fat graham cracker crust is SO easy to do, using just 3 ingredients (plus water), you'll never buy a pre-made one again. You can use regular graham crackers, gluten-free, or even chocolate like I did here. Once made, you can fill it with anything your heart desires. Click the link below to be taken to the full article. via Easy 3-Ingredient Low-Fat Graham Cracker Crust | Skinnytaste. Continue reading Low-Fat Graham Cracker Crust

Gingerbread House DIY from Three Pixie Lane

Not Your Average Gingerbread House This is the sort of Gingerbread House DIY that I can find myself getting excited about! If you've ever dreamed of curling up with your honey in front of a fire while sipping a warm and cozy mug of something, then you probably imagined yourself in a rustic lodge such as this one! There is something so very romantic about this scene. While most of us in today's society are far removed from such an environment, we remain wistfully nostalgic.  From Three Pixie Lane, we bring you the Gingerbread Log Cabin! We worked on this over several days.  My … Continue reading Gingerbread House DIY from Three Pixie Lane

Free Printable Advent Calendar from Ella Claire

Free Printable Advent Calendar This adorable free printable Advent Calendar is amazingly charming. With endless options to customize, you can definitely make this project fit any decor! Please visit for more beautiful pics and the full tutorial!  I have been wanting to create an advent calendar for a couple of years now, and I finally got to it this year! When I was a kid, I loved those little ones with the candy in all of the slots. I wanted my babies to have something fun to be excited about each day too. It is no secret that I … Continue reading Free Printable Advent Calendar from Ella Claire

Rare Events All At Once?

Why are there so many rare events all at once?  Something weird seems to be happening in the heavens. This week marks a coincidence of the full moon and the summer solstice. Some astronomers are calling this combination of maximum moonlight and the Northern Hemisphere's longest day a rare event.It comes close on the heels of last month's rare passage of Mercury in front of the sun, September's rare pairing of a lunar eclipse with a so-called supermoon, the rare 2014 "tetrad" of lunar eclipses, the rare 2012 transit of Venus, and a plethora of once-in-a-lifetime planetary alignments, one earlier … Continue reading Rare Events All At Once?