5 Ways to Decorate with Pennant Flags

No longer reserved just for used car lots and carnivals, pennant flags have recently come into their own in the world of crafts and home decor.  Traditionally, these colorful triangles were often embellished with mascots or symbols, and first used to adorn sailing ships in the eighteenth century.  The little flags became popular emblems on {…Read More…}

5 Ways to Make Lunch Fun

September is here, and so is the school bus!  Keeping kids fueled with nutritious food throughout the day is just one of the many ways to ensure their success at school.  While buying a school lunch is a great option for many children, some families choose to pack lunches at home.  Saving money, knowing what {…Read More…}

5 Ways to Garden with Found Objects

Hi, everyone! I’m Susi and I write as a guest blogger for DesignShuffle.com, a fabulous social media site that promotes interior designers and their work from around the world. My writing focuses on things I’m passionate about: interior design ideas, home furnishings, gardening, travel and art. I get to look at gorgeous things all day {…Read More…}

5 Ways to Enjoy Fresh Summer Salads

While a piping hot, savory beef stew is exactly what we want placed before us in steaming bowls on a chilly winter’s eve, it’s not exactly welcome during the heat of the summer.  During this year’s last heat wave, slaving over a hot stove was the last thing I wanted to do.  Lighter, fresher fare {…Read More…}