Slip on Coaster – Lucky 4 Leaf Clover

A slip on coaster is like a wine glass slipper that blows Cinderella out of the water! It’s simply a felt pocket covering that slips over the base of the wine glass. But it does double duty as a coaster AND a wine charm. You protect your table and your guests can identify their glasses! And what better wine glass charm than a lucky four-leaf clover? Continue reading

Beef Stew with Wine

With winter hanging, on and new snow on the way, this hearty beef stew with wine is like a warm hug. It tastes like it’s been simmering away for hours on end, but it’s a quick cook in a pressure cooker to achieve comfort in a bowl! Or if you have an Instant Pot, that will work just as well.

To make this an Irish stew for St. Patrick’s day (it won’t be gluten free), add a cup of Guinness (you can still keep the wine, or substitute it if you prefer).

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Green Eggs – St. Patrick’s Day Breakfast

Did you know that green eggs are possible with the addition of only one natural ingredient? Try this fun food experiment for St. Patrick’s Day. And do it with kids; they’ll get a kick out of it too!

Hubs always ends his emails with “I do not like them in a car”. So, as huge Dr. Seuss fans (below is our copy of Green Eggs and Ham), we set out to discover if we could indeed make green eggs and ham!

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First Episode of Tool Talk Tuesday Tonight!

Well, I’m just the queen of short notice aren’t I? Do you love tools? So do we! Which is why we’re premiering a brand new segment on our YouTube channel tonight (Jan 31st) called Tool Talk Tuesday.

**** Tool Talk Tuesday goes live at 7pm EST every Tuesday evening. Join us tonight for the premiere of our very first episode!!!! Subscribe and click the notification button so you don’t miss it! ****

We’ll be watching right along with you, so ask us anything – or let us know what your favourite tools are! Click the link above and set a reminder on YouTube. See you there.

Carrot Cake Muffins – Gluten Free

My husband and I have a birthday pact; every year he buys me ‘flours’ for my birthday and then I make myself carrot cake muffins to celebrate! This year is no exception. Well, except for that fact that I’m turning 60 and setting aside last year’s keto carrot cake muffins recipe in favour of this one (if only just for this special occasion).

Carrot cake muffin with cream cheese frosting on a white plate with walnut halves

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Beat the January Blahs

Just popping into your inbox today to invite you to Join us Sunday, January 22nd @ 7 pm for our newest YouTube Premiere! I don’t know about you, but in our hemisphere January is a month of cold weather and dark days. If you’re experiencing a lack of motivation this month, our colourful upcycle is a surefire way to beat the January blahs after all the hustle and bustle of the holidays.

Man marking a vintage ruler with a square before cutting for our beat the January blahs project

We’re upcycling scrap pallet wood, pegboard and vintage rulers to beat the January blahs with this colourful project!

Click the link below and set a reminder on YouTube

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We’ll be watching right along with you, so ask us anything!


YouTube screenshot showing 'premieres in 31 hours' and 'notification on'. Beat the January blahs and watch our newest colourful upcycle

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If you need a colour fix right now, check out this colourful project!