30 Day Sweater September

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I am going to knit a sweater. Period. End of story. Only, I might have said this before. Maybe a few times even. I might have even started those sweaters. I might have even promised to deliver them to a certain person by a certain date. More specifically, I promised to knit the Cabled Pullover […]

Smoked Chicken and Salsa Zucchini Boats

Smoked Chicken and Salsa Zucchini Boats

ZUCCHINI SEASON IS UPON US Well, okay, it’s been upon us for a while now. It’s actually one of my favorite seasons. Every Summer, you can find me gorging on lightly sauteed zucchini and yellow squash like it’s going out of style. And it is! Summer squash season doesn’t last forever and I like to […]

July Knitting & New Pattern Peek

July Knitting & New Pattern Peek

What’s on your needles this month? I finally picked up my mitten pattern again. The pattern will include directions for both 2 color instarsia knit flat and 1 color knit in the round. I haven’t gotten it perfect though, so I’m knitting even more test knits. I have knit SO MANY PAIRS of this pattern […]

Coconut Milk Chocolate Truffles

Coconut Milk Chocolate Truffles

Dude. Duuuude. The second I saw this recipe on Veggie and the Beast, I knew I would be making it posthaste. She covered hers in caramel sauce and flaky sea salt, mmmm. I mean, three ingredients for truffles? We’re off to a good start. Chocolate chips: yep, love those. Coconut oil: oh, bet that adds […]

5 Minute Bobby Pin Case

5 Minute Bobby Pin Case

Sometimes you just see something that immediately sparks that fire inside of you. While browsing Instagram, I came across this brilliant picture from @thediyfriday #TheDIYFriday #DIY #DoItYourself #bobbypins A photo posted by The DIY friday (@thediyfriday) on Jun 30, 2015 at 4:27pm PDT You don’t even need instructions to figure out what it is and […]

NOLA Adventure Day 4: New Orleans to Atlanta

NOLA Adventure Day 4: New Orleans to Atlanta. Cafe du Monde in front of Jackson Square.

There and back again, and giving Atlanta a second chance. On my last morning in New Orleans, I knew I wanted to make a few quick stops before I left for who knows how long. My first stop of the morning is always breakfast and there was one place that I didn’t actually want to […]