Icing Recipe for Sugar Cookies

I’ve shared the recipe for the cookies in a previous post. My same source, Whisky Ginger, shared her “frankenfrosting” recipe with me. **To make the frosting you may need to place an online order, go to Michaels or a baking shop. I ordered it all online. WHISKY GINGER’S ICING RECIPE (Inspired in large part by […]

Range Hood Cover

One of the most exciting areas of the kitchen renovation was the range. I kept our oven since it was less than a year old. We have a gas line capped and available when and if I want to move to a gas stove. We taped out the location and size for the hood. We […]

How To Grout Tile

We had a coffee bar created during our kitchen remodel. I chose this large Compass tile for the space. It’s a bit different but in neutral colors. The compass signifies finding your way home and that’s what house #11 is for us!!! Our forever home. To save some money here and there during the reno […]

Easy Outlet Update

A while back I shared an easy way to update discolored, mismatched or off white outlets on my Facebook page. I thought I’d write a short post about it because it’s AMAZING. I ran into a quandary when I painted our walls white. It made the original outlets appear old and yellowed. I was planning […]


Sharing a few of my favorite items {for me} + to gift. This tab is still in progress…. I adore the Gurgle Pot Fish Pitcher and this one comes as a set of 2.  They make a little gurgle sound as you pour. The tiny fish is perfect for creamer. Gave these to our moms for Mother’s […]