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SHE WORE WHAT?! A safety pin to prevent static cling


Dec 6, 2012 2012, Accessories, Black, DIY/MYO, GREEN YOUR: LAUNDRY ROOM {DRYER SHEETS}, GREEN YOUR: LAUNDRY ROOM {FABRIC SOFTENER}, Grey, Handbags, Home Remedies, Modern Fashion, Outerwear, Polka dot, Print, SHE WORE WHAT?!, Shoes, Skirts, Tops, Winter , , , , , 13 Comments

Every once in a while I want to shed my sweet clothes like a snake and put on a new badass skin. That usually means one of two things. My Wisconsin Skinny brass knuckle jacket or my ModCloth Like a Boss-y spiked jacket. Today, I felt like a boss-y. For some reason people look at ... Read more

DIY Olive Oil Hair Treatment


Dec 3, 2012 DIY/MYO, GREEN YOUR: BATHROOM {HAIR CARE}, HAIR, Hairstyles, Home Remedies, Make Your Own 6 Comments

Last night, Mister and I met some friends for a night of Rockabilly music in downtown Rochester.  L’Assassins and Reckless Ones being our entertainment for the evening. In the spirit of L’Assassins post-apocolyptic vixen rock, I wanted to sport an edgier hairstyle for the event.  So I teased tortured my bangs into a suicide roll of ... Read more

BAKING FROM SCRATCH: Apple-Cherry Pie Filling


Jan 11, 2012 Dessert, DIY/MYO, Make Your Own, NOW YOU'RE COOKIN': FROM SCRATCH , , , 4 Comments

Sure, opening a can and dumping it into a shell is easy, but so is making pie filling from scratch and it only takes a few ingredients. This recipe was adapted from Southern Living: Our Best-Ever Cakes & Pies (2008). MAKES ENOUGH FOR 1 (9-INCH) PIE PREP: 15 MIN. COOK: 15 MIN. COOL: 45 MIN. ... Read more

BAKING FROM SCRATCH: Sweetheart Cupcakes


Feb 11, 2011 Dessert, DIY/MYO, Make Your Own, NOW YOU'RE COOKIN': FROM SCRATCH , , , 16 Comments

I baked my heart out for you. Actually I baked it in. I’ve been on a bit of a cupcake kick lately, so when I saw this at Bake It In A Cake I knew I had to try it. Bake It In A Cake is full of crazy ideas.  There’s nothing they won’t stick ... Read more

Taste the rainbow


Oct 19, 2010 DIY/MYO, Make Your Own, NOW YOU'RE COOKIN': FROM SCRATCH , , 3 Comments

Continuing on my color crazy train, I whipped up a batch of delectable white cupcakes the other night and then decided to put my own spin on them. Groovy, baby.  Yeah! I got the recipe from Allrecipes.com and the idea from The Dainty Squid. The recipe was supposed to produce 12 cupcakes, but I only ... Read more