Sparkling non-alcoholic drinks with a secret ingredient. Earlier in the year, I posted about a lovely Grapefruit Gin Fizz. One of my wonderful readers commented that the drink sounded good but they didn't drink alcohol. I thought "Hey! I have some really yummy drinks for that too. " So here we are with delicious sparkling non-alcoholic … Continue reading Easy Sparkling Non-Alcoholic Drinks
At last, Blackberry Season is here. We are very lucky here in Vancouver we have a very blackberry friendly environment. Most of the year blackberry canes are annoying weeds, but for a couple of weeks, they completely redeem themselves. " order_by="sortorder" order_direction="ASC" returns="included" maximum_entity_count="500"] It is something of a family tradition to brave the thorns to … Continue reading Delicious Recipes for Blackberry Season
Before and After - Sklar Peppler Coffee Table Makeover A few years ago I was looking to add a coffee table to our TV room. We had chosen, originally, not to have one to keep the space as open as possible for horsing around and laying around. Once the boys were older I thought it … Continue reading Sklar Peppler Coffee Table Makeover
I recently had an upper eyelid blepharoplasty or eyelid lift surgery. I am sharing my experience so that people considering eyelid lift surgery might get more information to help them with their choice. To make this honest and accurate I have had to forgo my dislike of having my picture taken, taking selfies, and being … Continue reading Blepharoplasty or Gillie gets eyelid lift surgery.
More fun making my new home really MY new home with an inexpensive powder room makeover. My townhouse has a little powder room on the first floor. The color was definitely not my style but it had an intriguing sink and vanity. In fact, the vanity really felt like it went with what I hoped … Continue reading Inexpensive Powder Room Makeover