Month: January 2013

DIY: Upcycle Candles

Around Christmas time I showed you how to make this candle using left over candle wax. Another simple way to use left over wax is by creating a layered candle. For the candle below I used left over wax from the following brands: Yankee… Continue Reading “DIY: Upcycle Candles”

Homemade Instant Hot Chocolate

With temperatures dropping into the teens this week it presented the prefect opportunity for me to make a batch of my mums hot chocolate. In my opinion on a frigid day nothing is better than coming in and warming up with a cup of… Continue Reading “Homemade Instant Hot Chocolate”

Emerald: How to Wear Pantone\’s New "It" Color

Pantone has announced that Tangerine Tango is out and the new IT-color for 2013 is Emerald. Despite that fact that I am disappointed with this color selection this jewel-tone can help you channel your inner Duchess. Add the gem to your look via accessories,… Continue Reading “Emerald: How to Wear Pantone\’s New "It" Color”

Five Things

{Jack likes to drive} This week was filled with plenty of time outside with Jack and cooking up some confections in the kitchen. The weekend is calling for rain so I will be spending some quality time inside working on quilt blocks and doing… Continue Reading “Five Things”

Zoya Lovely (Spring 2013)

Lovely is Zoya’s spring 2013 collection featuring six new shades in pastel cream and shimmery metallic finish. This collection has me eagerly waiting spring to arrive, which has now resulted in me putting away all my snowmen and breaking out the pastels.  Gie Gie… Continue Reading “Zoya Lovely (Spring 2013)”