So the rules of this challenge are that I won’t be any groceries in the month of March. I have $20 per week for produce & milk. The goal is to use what I have in my pantry & freezer & to be creative in what I do with these ingredients. I’ll be continuing my … More Challenge #7 No Groceries for a Month!
I had a big closet purge yesterday. It was so good to get rid of stuff that I don’t like & to see what I do have. I have a lot of clothes that are too small, but I am losing, so I am holding on to them. I have been feeling like I wear … More Challenge #6 No Outfit Repeats March 1-31
I didn’t post over the weekend so here are my hairstyles from Saturday, Sunday & today. Saturday’s do is one of my favourite ways to wear my hair, I think it’s fun & funky. I might be getting too old for it though. Sunday’s style was nice. I thought it looked really pretty. Had to do … More Challenge #2 Hairstyles #6,7,8
We have friends coming over tonight & so I made an effort! Actually, I’m trying to make more of an effort most days, but people will actually see me today so I really went for it. I love headbands! I have so many & today I wore one of my favourites. Maybe sometime I’ll do … More Challenge #2 Hairstyle #5
I made another dish from a recipe tonight. It was Marinated Pork Chops. Again, it was really easy. The sauce was super yummy, but the pork was a little dry. I might cover it for the second half of cooking next time. To view details of this challenge, click here.
I had a bit more time today, but I wasn’t actually going anywhere. I decided to make an effort though. It’s mostly down with a couple of twists (as an alternative to braids) on each side with my fringe twisted to the side. The braids are pulled together in the back. For details of this … More Challenge #2 Hairstyle #4
I finally got the courage & some clearer instructions to take my loom knitting off of the looms. I got the Knifty Knitter Looms a couple of Christmases ago, but only tried them out in the last month or so. I wish that I had started sooner! I have the round looms & the long looms … More Challenge #5 Loom Knitting
I found this recipe on allrecipes.com, here is the link to the recipe. I love balsamic vinegar & use it to make my own salad dressing. I’ve seen recipes on tv shows using a balsamic reduction & it always sounded so good. This is a super simple recipe, but tastes very rich. The caramelized onions … More Challenge #3 Braised Balsamic Chicken
So I had hoped to do something more creative with my hair today, however, I ended up driving my husband to work & had to rush out. This hairstyle isn’t particularly creative, but it’s better than nothing! Click here for details of this challenge.
So it’s stay-at-home laundry day today, as is most every Tuesday. In honor of this day, I usually wear sweats & have my hair up all day. The following hairstyle is the reason I am doing this challenge. I wear my hair like this almost every single day & even if I start out with … More Challenge #2 Hairstyle #2