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wednesday links: fun food and craft finds and riding horses

My daughter riding horses at Meadowbrook Stables, a non-profit stable at the top of Rock Creek Park, just outside of Washington DC in Chevy Chase, MD. If you are in DC or planning a visit with kids, you can also check out the weekend pony rides through the woods at Rock Creek Park Horse Center. […]



wednesday links roundup: fun food and craft finds around the web

If you’ve noticed a trend in this just-started “Wednesday Links” series, I open each post with a snapshot of my life here in DC. I’ve never really brought my life and DC into my blog posts too forcefully before, and it occurs to me that’s crazy. It kind of belongs here in some way. This […]



for Houzz: 20 sweets-themed home accessories

  I’m kind of really into my latest round-up for Houzz, and I thought you might be too. Because it’s all about sweet, sugary things (for the home). Find the roundup of 20 dessert-themed home goods HERE with links to buy each.     Feel free to share (nicely)! While my blog’s photographs and text […]



quick craft: chalkboard canisters for collections, storage, gift containers, whatever

I made these canisters for a totally un-sweet reason: To contain my daughter’s ever-growing collection of junk jewelry. But they took minutes to make, and since I thought some of you with collections of things that need containing might appreciate this idea, I’m posting here on my sweets blog. Except wait, these could also be […]



red and aqua kitchens

Hi everybody! Hope you’re having a nice weekend so far. I’ve had the flu (or something similar) since Wednesday and am still feeling the aftereffects, so I’m hopeful to kick it today. Sigh. While I recover, I thought I’d share my latest Ideabook over at Houzz with you: Red and Aqua Kitchens For those unfamiliar […]