Viewing entries posted in December 2012

December 282012

Magnetic Chalkboard

by Kaylie | Tags: ,

Chalkboards are cool these days. I don't know when that happened, but it did, so I go with the flow. Plus, I've always liked chalkboards, so I suppose it works out in my favor.

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December 242012

Marvelous Marshmallow Cocoa Stirrers

by Kaylie | Tags: , ,

On a recent outing to a friend's house, her son invited me to share a cup of hot cocoa with him, marshmallows required. As he finished off his hot cocoa, he fetched the marshmallows from the bottom of his cup with his hands, making for a happy kid and a messy face. Though I couldn't help but laugh hysterically (sorry Kamber!), he was unintentionally making a great point - marshmallows always end up at the bottom of the cup.

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December 232012

Brilliant Birthday Treat

by Kaylie | Tags: ,

I'm the baby of the family, which means I relied primarily on homemade gifts for sibling birthdays. "What kind of gifts?" you may be wondering. Here's a small list of a few of the things I made as a child:

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December 172012

Pumpkin Spice Brown Sugar Body Scrub

by Kaylie | Tags: , , , , ,

I know I recently did a body scrub post. However, I couldn't pass up the opportunity to make this one.

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December 102012

Snow Globe Jars

by Kaylie | Tags: ,

As a kid, I loved snow globes. A whole magical world tucked into a looking glass. Also, it was always snowing but nobody seemed to be freezing their behinds off, which I seriously wished was possible (seeing as how I grew up in a very, very cold part of Colorado).

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December 92012

Roasted Corn and Crab Chowder

by Kaylie | Tags: , ,

One of my first successful cooking attempts was this recipe, so it brings back some fond memories.

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December 82012

Opulent Ornaments

by Kaylie | Tags: , ,

Christmas ornaments make me happy. Which is kind of weird, considering I've never had a tree to hang them on (as an adult). Oh well, they're still fun and pretty and sparkly and...that list could go on forever!

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December 42012

Easy Elastic Hair Ties

by Kaylie | Tags: , ,

Elastic hair ties are all the rage. They're stretchy, they're comfortable, and they leave less of a dent in your hair after removing them. The only problem? They clock in anywhere from $5-$10 for a set of three. Yikes!

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December 12012

Lemon Sugar Body Scrub

by Kaylie | Tags: , , ,

Have you ever had a bath product that just smelled so.darn.good you almost couldn't believe you were just going to wash it down the drain? Yeah, well, with today's post you get to experience that feeling all over again!

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