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Is it Cocktail Time yet?

Is it Cocktail Time yet?

It’s Friday, it is beautiful, is it cocktail time yet? Because the latest apron is inspired after my favorite beverage, gin, I got obsessed with finding a a classic gin based cocktail. What I came up with was the Bee’s Knees, a prohibition era libation. Give me the Bee’s Knees was an expression used to mean, give me the … Continue reading

A month of blogging to catch up on!

A month of blogging to catch up on!

This post is a long time coming. I haven’t blogged in over a month, granted February was a short month but for me it was so very long. It started off with the tots getting sick and then me getting sick. On the back of all that my husband has been interviewing for a new … Continue reading

New Year Inspiration & Reflections

It is that time of year again when we start thinking about what we want to see in the coming year. Part of that is reflecting on what we did in the past year. My prominent goal was to do more art. This I feel like accomplished, my second was to be more self sufficient … Continue reading

30 Day Drawing Challenge?

30 Day Drawing Challenge, who is with me? The Rains hit and I got the blahs, this is suppose to be my most productive time of the year! I need some inspiration and a creative boost. Wanna play along, it looks pretty self explanatory.  I am also going to challenge myself with a theme… Everything … Continue reading

Here it is the Original Hot Voo Doo apron

I wanted to make a full styled bibbed apron that was 100% my design… Making something new is important to me. I love taking old influences, mixing them with new and coming up with my interpretation. The Hot Voo Doo apron: I asked my friends & colleagues to help me name it on facebook. There were so many … Continue reading

The Art of Eating Good Food….

“One of the very nicest things about life is the way we must regularly stop whatever it is that we are doing and devote our attention to eating”. by Luciano Pavarotti This is the passion that drives me, it is why I cook good food for my family, it is why I make aprons, it is why so much … Continue reading

Inspiration Wednesday….Kitchen Lust.

I love cooking, I love design and these beauties caught my eye. I strained my head to see them as my husband whizzed us by. I resisted the urge to yell stop! Alas I wish I had, when I went back to the  shop, it was closed… Now I have to wait till I can get there … Continue reading

Just Make Something…anything….

I’ve been feeling a bit sluggish in the making department. I am having guilt & worry about not getting stuff done and not having the time for it. It is one of those self fulfilling prophecies, the more I fear time the more time I waste…thus getting nothing done. So I am kicking myself in the butt … Continue reading