DIY wood crate snack box for serving nuts

DIY wood crate snack box for serving nuts Chestnuts stencil

Learn how to build a DIY wood crate from reclaimed wood, and use it as a rustic holiday snack box for serving nuts, stenciled with a charming Chestnuts theme! Raise your hand if you too love to eat fresh nuts over the Christmas season or everyday for that matter! I’m attempting to gravitate towards healthy […]

DIY fall wooden tray for serving nuts


Learn how to create a charming acorns-themed DIY fall wooden tray for serving nuts! Makes a perfect fall centerpiece that’s handy too! Anyone else love eating nuts as much as I do? I personally adore eating nuts year around. In fact, I always carry a bag of mixed nuts in my bike baskets when trail […]

Frothy homemade iced coffee with simple ingredients


When we were in Hawaii this past summer, iced coffee became a daily habit. Would you believe I had never had one before, other than an iced cappuccino from Tim Horton’s? I didn’t really get how cold coffee on ice could be good. I liked mine steaming hot, with sugar and real cream, thankyouverymuch! Well, […]

Soothing, fresh ginger tea. Once you try it, you’ll be hooked!


Are you in the middle of purging out those closets? Or rolling paint on those walls? Well, come sit for a spell, because I have a very special treat to share with you today. Better yet, quickly read this, then go steep yourself a quick cup of hot, fresh ginger tea!  Once you try it, you’ll […]

Gluten-free bell pepper mini meatloaves


Gluten-free bell pepper mini meatloaves I can tell summer’s in the air. Since working in frantic mode on the back yard, the lull is hitting. I can feel myself unwinding, with the biggest challenge desired being, what kind of coffee will I brew today, and where shall I have it? 🙂 I just desire to feel the sunshine on my arms […]

Homemade frozen corn, just like corn on the cob!

Corn on the cob year around!

Please pin from HERE… pin feature is broken Yes, you are at the right blog! It isn’t often I have a recipe to share, however I just whipped up a batch of homemade frozen corn, just like corn on the cob, and it turned out so amazing, I had to share it with you!  BC, […]

When a teen bakes – Spaghetti Sauce Buns

Spaghetti sauce buns - a teen favorite! via Funky Junk Interiors

When a teen bakes – Spaghetti Sauce Buns son – “Do we have meat? And buns? And cheese?” me – “Yup!” son – “I have an idea…” I love it when my boy is hungry. And this was our dinner tonight. These what we officially now call Spaghetti Sauce Buns are similar to pizza buns, […]

When a teen bakes – Pepperoni Cheddar Wraps

Pepperoni Cheddar Wraps

When a teen bakes – Pepperoni Cheddar Wraps My 14 year old son doesn’t really like bringing typical lunches to school. I think the hot cafeteria is a real threat compared to home created lunches. So glad the choice is there, however some days it just makes sense to pack a lunch to save a […]

2-ingredient healthy pancakes, gluten-free!


Gluten-free 2-ingredient healthy pancakes made with bananas and eggs Love pancakes for breakfast too? I love them so much! However because I’ve cut flour and gluten from my diet for the most part that pancakes were no longer included in my breakfast menu. Until now. Remember my 6 ridiculously easy life changing habits post? On […]

My 6 ridiculously easy, free, life changing habits


In December, I started to feel incredibly yukky. Just tired, lazy, desiring to sleep the day away as soon as I got up. Well, I decided that just wouldn’t do. So I established some goals, then got to work. I quickly realized, it only took 6 ridiculously easy and even FREE habits that dramatically changed […]