Candied Pecans with Grapefruit Zest

Candied Pecans with Grapefruit Zest

Every year , I look forward to candied pecans at Christmas time. My mom made them for Holiday parties when I was young and they always seemed to add to the fantastic glow of the evening. They are so goooood, too!  I wanted to make them as teacher/friend/neighbor gifts this year but wanted to add a little READ MORE

DIY Air Plant Holiday Gift

Holiday DIY Air Plant Gifts

   Inexpensive, easy and beautiful, what could be better? These fabulous Holiday DIY Air Plant arrangements are perfect to give to all your favorite people this year. I recently teamed up the fabulous Liz Vayda of b.willow from Baltimore to create five unique air plant arrangements for holiday gift giving.  Using inexpensive glassware from garage READ MORE

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Head Over Heels: American Made 2014

Here I am catching you up belatedly on all I have to share with you. This year, I was invited by Martha’s Circle, my advertising network, to attend Martha Stewart’s American Made 2014 Awards. The event was held at Martha Stewart’s Headquarters in New York City to celebrate makers, creators and innovators in America. What READ MORE

holiday service project

Christmas in the Community-Holiday Service Project

Are you all running around getting ready for Christmas? I know I am. This year, I wanted to take time (beyond my usual toys donation) to give back to the community with a holiday service project.  I was trying to brainstorm ideas for a project when a fortunate email came into my in box. There, READ MORE

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Happy December Announcements

Happy December everyone! I have a bunch of fabulous announcements to make! The first is that I am participating in my first craft fair this week (as in tomorrow!) at Grace Preschool in Baltimore from 9 to 2. I would love to see any locals there. I have my brand new label tags (yay) and READ MORE