Chocolate Cherry Smoothie

02. February 2016 Recipes 0
  For the past few months, I have been starting every morning with a delicious protein smoothie, and I have never felt better. I have more energy throughout the day and have fewer junk food cravings, yay!  I use the Life shake, which is chock full of vitamins, minerals, and a good dose of probiotics, ...

Grout Cleaning Made Easy

27. January 2016 Cleaning Tips 0
After 8 1/2 years, the grout around my master bathroom tiles was looking downright dreadful.  The make-up, hairspray and foot grime had really done a number on the once pristine, sand colored grout. It was so bad, that I was seriously thinking of replacing the tile. It looked so ugly, I was hating it. But ...

Spring Dreaming

12. January 2016 Uncategorized 0
First off, I’m sorry for being missing here for so long. I was actually planning a post about my Christmas decor, but got sidetracked by a ton of orders from my Etsy shops. It was a good problem to have, but I feel guilty for completely negleting my blog. So, it’s a new year and ...

New Boots. Saved.

14. October 2015 Cleaning Tips 0
  Alright, so here’s the story: I had just bought a pair of cute brown boots at DSW.  When I got them home, I did what I have done forever to hundreds of pairs of boots and shoes – I sprayed them with a shoe water-proofer. I had never had any problems doing this until now. I put my ...

Let’s Get Personal

01. September 2015 Random Thoughts 0
When I first decided to start a blog, my only goal was to grow my businesses.  Taking the advice of my neighbor and fellow blogger, I did just that, writing about things I felt would be relevant to the audience I needed.  I figured I’d write it and they would come. It turns out getting ...

Coconut Chocolate Chip Chia Oatmeal

18. August 2015 Recipes 0
    Meet your new breakfast obsession. Delicious? Check.  Healthy? Yep. First things first, yes,  I have jumped onto the chia seed bandwagon.  It’s packed with fiber and Omega 3’s as well as many other health benefits.  And it’s so easy to add them to a lot of recipes.  I like mixing them into my ...

The Best Fruit Fly Trap. Ever.

26. July 2015 Uncategorized 0
It seems that in late summer every year, the annual fruit fly invasion time begins.  And once you have one, you have a million. I don’t know why or how they get in, although I  do strongly suspect the fruit. Any who, it’s so annoying when those little buggers start swarming my kitchen.   So ...

Just Add Pillows

20. July 2015 Decorating 0
If creating crafts is my job, then playing interior designer is my hobby.  One I practice mainly in my own home, driving my husband crazy with the constant changes and updates.  And thankfully my friends and family like to hit me up for decorating advice too, giving me more chances to indulge in one of ...

The Magic is Back!

29. June 2015 Crafts 0
After some bumps in the road regarding my original Etsy shop, Sweet Silly Chic, I am happy to say that I am fianlly bringing back and designing new items with what was one of my biggest inspirations. Now when I say bumps, I mean one huge bump.  Namely, a stern letter warning me about copyright ...