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Homemade Pear Cordial

Homemade Pear Cordial

A homemade fruit cordial (also known as a fruit liqueur) can easily be made by combining alcohol, sugar, and a fruit flavoring agent: in this case, fresh pears. I am new to making cordials, having just been introduced to them … Read More

Fresh Ideas: Winter Citrus

Fresh Ideas: Winter Citrus

I’ve always thought of grapefruits as being quite austere: eating them felt like a punishment more than a joy. Recently, however, I’ve discovered how delicious grapefruits are in salads. And I don’t mean a sweet fruit salad…I mean a savory … Read More

DIY Bathroom Update

DIY Bathroom Update

When I moved into my home, I was faced with an obstacle that many owners of 1960s ranch houses encounter: a pink bathroom. Decked out with pink tile, dated wallpaper and an unattractive fluorescent vanity light fixture, there was definite … Read More

DIY Soap Dispenser

DIY Soap Dispenser

Today, I’m bringing you one of the simplest do-it-yourself projects I’ve stumbled across in a long time. Seriously. Not only can even the newest DIYer can tackle this one with ease and build their “I did it!” confidence along the … Read More

Chile Garden Magic

Chile Garden Magic

I will be the first to admit that making your own condiments isn’t always worth the time. Since I realized how easy it is to make amazingly tasty sauces in a blender from just a few fresh ingredients,  though, I … Read More

Salad of Fall Greens

Salad of Fall Greens

In years past, once the summer gardening season was over I pretty much closed up shop and waited for spring. Not this year: it’s mid-November and I’m still enjoying fresh garden greens now that I know which ones are hearty … Read More

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