Simple sweet cherry pie with home canned cherries

Delicious cherry pie recipe using home-canned sweet cherries. Canned cherry pie filling has a crazy amount of added sugar. You can avoid all that refined sugar by canning cherries in an ultra light syrup or water and using this recipe to make a quick, simple and very tasty pie. You can jump to the recipe here, or you can keep […]

Two ways to make your own simple linen tea towels

Make your own simple linen tea towels with endless options! Tea towels are a great beginner project and make wonderful gifts! I love linen! Wearing linen, using linen, sewing with linen, name it! To me linen feels like such a luxury, the smell the feel everything. I’ve been sewing with linen the last couple years, making clothes for myself and […]

How to paint a foam mat with acrylic paint

Foam mats are hugely versatile but they are usually either bright primary colours or a plain black. Surprisingly foam mats can easily be painted with acrylic paints and customized to completely change a space. I live in an apartment building in the city making our outdoor space limited. To satiate my desire to garden I have turned my deck into […]

Stinging Nettle and Feta twist Bread

Stinging nettle is one of the powerhouse plants of spring, not only is it so good for you it’s also super tasty. Baking it into bread with other ingredients that spell spring like goat feta is my favorite use for it.. other than tea but more on that later. If you are going to bake bread with beautiful ingredients you […]