Tag: Crafts

The Maid Behind the Bar

Today is the first day in a while where I have been able to sit on my couch all day to work on job applications. Last month, it was time to be more proactive in my job hunt. I went out and found a nanny job, a cat-sitting gig and have been picking up shifts […]

the joys of being my sister’s wedding planner

I’ll be baking the wedding-cupcakes and the first test bake was held last Friday. It has been pronounced Very successful. Moist, elegant and summery peach cupcakes are IN. Initially the plan was to have a traditional option and a healthy vegan cupcake as well. Although the idea of variety has now spiraled out of control and […]

suburbia without a car

this has happened a couple times now walking anywhere takes an hour and it wouldn’t be unusual except that it is a now old dilemma there are raspberries at home (by the quart) blueberries on the way and strawberries at the library oh and here is the lavender we are drying for the wedding. the […]

family summer

made it back from all the wedding planning to help my aunt and uncle move. saw the hall, the kitchen, the dishes. Finally have colors and flower girl dresses and the beginnings of a decorating scheme. Oh, and no live flowers allowed. everything is going to be very cute. as it should be. planning a […]

feeling crafty

I am very much enjoying all tasks that go along with being the wedding planner/unemployed younger sister! Lots of sewing and mending today before we head up to the cabin for the long weekend. Next task: cupcake recipes and bridesmaids dresses. Any recommendations?