Sport Flip Flops DIY

Love baseball?  I was surprised at how easily it was to make a flower out of a ball and attach to some flip flops. They turned out great! I’m thinking other sports can easily be done, softball or maybe even soccer next? You can buy sport flip flops on Etsy and certainly lots of pins on …

National Watermelon Day

Apparently August 3rd is National Watermelon Day. Who knew? So of course I happen to have a drink for the occasion. Very fresh and oh so good. First you must have lime juice. Fresh is best, but I won’t tell if you buy the bottle shaped like a lime at the store. There are all sorts …

40 Gifts for 40th Birthdays

Forty! the big 4-0! Definitely a fun birthday to celebrate big. I was lucky enough to assist my friend’s husband in pulling off his 40 gifts surprise. How difficult could this be? Well…. Getting to 20 gifts was easy, even into the 30’s wasn’t so bad once you Google a little. But it wasn’t until 3 …

Orangecello

Limoncello is a great thing, but in this house…we like orangecello.  Tastes great, super easy to make and great as a gift.   I started with a Giada De Laurentiis recipe but tweaked a little.  I steeped the orange peels longer in the vodka (a week vs. 4 days) and let the orange peels, vodka and …