Category: Reviews

  • Phyllo Dough for Vegan Tart

    I’ve decided to participate in NaBloPoMo, National Blog Posting Month. For the month of November, I’m going to post every day. This is day 4.  This vegan experiment we’re on has been bolstered by some great new vegan cookbooks. I know I’ve already spoken about Angela Liddon and her Oh She Glows cookbook, but I’m going to do […]

  • Follain Beauty Store

    These past few months I’ve started to pay more attention not just to what I put in my body, but what I put on my body as well. I’ve always loved natural and small-batch bar soaps and have been purchasing from The Little Soap Shop (who we refer to as Soap Lady) for years. Mike […]

  • Vegan Sweet Potato Biscuits and Basic to Brilliant Y’all Cookbook Review

    It’s our third week of meal planning and things are moving along. We’re enjoying inspiration from many cookbooks. This week, we thought a few recipes from Virginia Willis’ Basic to Brilliant, Y’all would carry us through. I’ve made several recipes from this book, and have had mixed results. I want to like every recipe, really I […]

  • My first Colette Pattern the Jasmine shirt

    I’ve finally branched out in my sewing endeavors and have tried a few things beyond quilts! I was inspired by a class offered last winter at JP Knit & Stitch, a local fabric and yarn shop. With guidance from the teacher, I completed my first shirt – the Jasmine blouse by Colette Patterns. This was […]

  • The Sinclair at Harvard Square

    I recently had the good fortune to attend brunch at The Sinclair with the Boston Brunchers. This group of local bloggers is invited to different local restaurants. It’s a great opportunity to meet like-minded local foodies and try new restaurants. A double-whammy opportunity. We arrived on a beautiful Sunday. Harvard Square was bustling with the […]

  • Beginner Baby Quilt

    I’ve had the good fortune of becoming an aunt several times over. All of you aunts and uncles out there might relate. It’s an exciting role to fill. There’s more family to love, and adorable baby cheeks to pinch. But when there are problems, diapers need to be changed, or the crying won’t stop, you […]