December 2012

Green Gift Giveaway: Fair Trade Handbag from Dsenyo Thumbnail

It’s been a long while since I’ve done a giveaway, so you know it would have to be a special company that brings me out of my lull. And Dsenyo is nothing if not special. This company, founded by Marissa Perry Saints, was started with a singular purpose: To provide economic and social opportunity for [...]

Create a Fancy Floral Arrangement Thumbnail

You know those beautiful floral arrangements you see in model homes and high-end stores? Well, the closest I’d ever come to making one of them was trimming the stems on some monochromatic mums and placing them in a vase on my table. Pretty? Yes. Impressive? I think not. So when Walmart gave me a chance [...]