Home Improvement

How To Tile and Grout Like a Pro

Chris and I have been learning how to do everything ourselves while finishing our basement, which has been a HUGE learning curve. It has been difficult at times, but very nice on our wallets. It really does pay to do it yourself! One of our latest ventures has been tiling. We had leftover tile from…… Continue reading How To Tile and Grout Like a Pro

Home Improvement · Paint · Upcycle

Furniture Makeover: Transform an Old Bathroom Vanity with Hardware and Paint

We’ve been transforming our house, one project at a time, for quite some time now. Our upstairs bathroom has been slowly moving along. We repainted the walls and wainscoting, but something was still missing. We have a really cool vanity in our bathroom that used to be an antique desk. The wood was needing a…… Continue reading Furniture Makeover: Transform an Old Bathroom Vanity with Hardware and Paint

Fabric · Quilts

Holiday Tree Runner

For Christmas, I wanted to sew something for my mom, as I never had before. She already had a Christmas-themed quilt, so I wanted to do a different project. I saw this adorable table runner in a Missouri Star Quilt Company Idea Book, and thought it would be perfect for her large, farmhouse-style table. The…… Continue reading Holiday Tree Runner

Cooking

Homemade Egg Noodles

I adore pasta. Any kind, any flavor. I could eat a pasta dish every single day, and my heart would be incredibly happy. That’s why I was ecstatic to receive a pasta roller and cutter for our Bosch from my grandma for Christmas. I don’t know how often, if ever, I’ve mentioned our Bosch mixer, but…… Continue reading Homemade Egg Noodles

Baking · Desserts

Peppermint Poke Cake

I hope everyone had an amazing Christmas and holiday season! We had so much fun with family! Chris and I spent Christmas Eve at my parents’ house in Teton Valley, where we watched a classic Hallmark-type Netflix Christmas movie, took the dogs for a walk, and had a delicious dinner of prime rib, Yorkshire puddings,…… Continue reading Peppermint Poke Cake

Cooking

Pressure Cooker Indian Butter Chicken

Can you believe that Christmas is in a little over a week?! It seems that the holidays have come much sooner than normal, but I guess that’s because we’ve been so busy! I still have tons of wrapping presents to do, and things to get ready for my students for their Christmas from me, and…… Continue reading Pressure Cooker Indian Butter Chicken