Giving Thanks on Thanksgiving Day

| Baking, DIY Projects, Food

The week of thanksgiving holiday has just gone by, yes, just like that, and as we go back to our normal daily routine, I encourage you to fill your day with a heart of giving thanks. It is not easy especially if we are having a watershed moment but may this Bible verse remind you of God’s love and faithfulness. Read more…


How to Bake Soft Dinner Rolls

| Baking, Challenges, Food

Freshly baked homemade bread? Yes, please.
A couple of weeks ago, I bought an online tutorial taught by Chef Jeff Yankellow of King Arthur Flour (KAF) but I wasn’t really able to watch it until this weekend. The class was well made, pretty simple to follow and the rewind or play back button was/is the best! You’ll learn tips and tricks on the basics of baking bread.  Read more…


A Peony for Your Thoughts

| DIY Projects, Events

    One of my friends recently celebrated her birthday and I helped decorate the venue.   I wanted to make paper flowers for the table centerpiece so when I saw a video tutorial on how to make a peony from this site, I got it right away.   Their tutorials are nicely done and […] Read more…


Recipe: Homemade Guava Jelly

| Food

Have you ever tried eating guavas?  Guavas have a pungent odor and to some, they smell like a room full of sweaty people on a hot summer day in Texas.  Well, you have to taste it to enjoy it.  It’s a healthy fruit whose benefits are now being recognized – for cough and colds because […] Read more…


Take Time to Smell the Roses

| Random

Days go by really fast that sometimes we forget to breath  and smell the roses.  I have been MIA but I’m still here, trying to get over my seems-to-be-no-end jetlag and at the same time coping with work and other activities.  It’s been fun and busy and I can’t wait to share my many stories […] Read more…


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