Did you know that July 12 is National Pecan Pie Day? It would be rude, frankly, to not celebrate this great day. And celebrate we will, with pecan pie remixes involving ice cream, brownies and brie cheese!Pecan Pie Ice Cream
This is a simple treat that can’t be beat (rhyme not intentional). Pairing creamy vanilla ice cream with glazed pecans and caramel sauce makes for a decadent dessert thats a yummy reminder of Pecan Pie!
Pecan Pie Ice Cream Recipe:
Makes 1 serving
INGREDIENTS: 2 scoops vanilla Ice Cream 1/4 cup (or generous handful) or glazed pecans Caramel Sauce
In a small martini glass or cocktail glass, [...]
I was into mason jars when mason jars weren’t cool. My mother used them every summer. I think she had some left over from canning, and she thought they would make amazing glasses. And she was right.
I spent many a summer day with my toes in the green grass and the crickets chirping and the sun shining… with a mason jar full of sweet tea.
Want to add a little mason jar to your life? Here’s some projects and ideas on how to decorate with mason jars.Add fruit and flowers
Add color to a back porch or outdoor space with mason jars used as vases. Fill with limes or lemons; [...]
A wise man once said, “One man’s junk is another man’s treasure.” No other individual embodies this sentiment more than the yard sale shopper. Always on the hunt for a deal, the yard sale shopper awakes each weekend with visions of finding new home décor opportunities, vintage bric-a-brac and designer apparel for pennies on the dollar. With the price of home goods always increasing and the continuous rise in popularity of vintage home décor, it’s no wonder that more and more people are becoming yard sale shoppers every weekend.
For those of you who are new to the yard sale circuit or are contemplating taking your first step into the world of second hand hunting, I’m here to [...]
Wait… You live on WHAT street? C’mon!
Most street names across the country are pretty predictable… a notable historic figure here, a local landmark there, and always the rows and rows of numbered avenues. But sometimes, even city planners can get bored. How the local governments in these cities and towns ever got these street names approved, we’ll never know. Here are just a few of the most bizarre street names in locations around the country, and the stories behind them.
Psycho Path – Traverse City, MI
This one made headlines back in 2006, when it won a contest for the wackiest street name in the U.S. The funny thing is [...]