Hi I'm Skyler, and I'm into crafts, sewing, baking, and other domestic intrigue!

Posts made in January, 2013

Necklace Tree from Towel Rack

Necklace Tree from Towel Rack

My jewelry box is a disaster. I can’t find anything in it and all the necklaces bunch up into one horrible necklace of doom. The other day I saw this hand towel rack under our sink. We got it for our wedding, but never really used it. It works perfectly for holding my necklaces on top and my sweet brooches on bottom. If you don’t have brooches (um, why the heck not?) then you can put other pendants or rings down on the bottom. I...

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Peanut Butter Banana Cookies

Peanut Butter Banana Cookies

Can I just say “wow.” Seriously, I’ve made banana cookies before and they’ve been pretty ok, but these really hit the spot! I found this recipe over at Two Peas and Their Pod, and adjusted it ever so slightly. It is perfect! It tastes like childhood. Not in a creepy way though. Ingredients: Cookies: 3/4 C flour 3/4 C whole wheat flour 1 t baking soda 1/2 t salt 1/4 t cinnamon 4 T butter (at room temp) 1/2 C brown...

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Fat Quarter Friday: Mini Crayon Roll

Fat Quarter Friday: Mini Crayon Roll

Ada is becoming more and more interested in coloring, so I decided to whip up this mini crayon roll. There are tons of tutorials out there for 16+ crayon rolls, but I just wanted a small one to toss in the diaper bag. Mine only holds 8 crayons and hardly takes up any room at all. This is a fun little project that takes little time to complete. My favorite one out there for 16 crayons is from The Pleated Poppy. Materials: 1 fat quarter, or you...

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Orange Muffins (Peel and All)!

Orange Muffins (Peel and All)!

These are hands down the best muffins I’ve ever made. I’m not a huge muffin person, I figure, if you’re going to eat all of those calories (most are 300-400 per muffin) stop kidding yourself and just eat a cupcake. But these are healthy and delicious muffins that the whole family will love! Plus, how often do you get to eat orange peel? If you’re a normal person, probably not very often! Ingredients: 1 medium orange...

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Weekend Sweets: Tart Lemon Blueberry Pie

Weekend Sweets: Tart Lemon Blueberry Pie

This is a tangy and fresh dessert idea that just takes a couple minutes to make. It’s quite tart, so if you’re not a lemon fan, go away. Just kidding, but seriously, don’t make this is you don’t like lemons. Ingredients: 1 pre-made graham cracker pie crust 3 lemons 3 eggs 1 1/2 T cornstarch pinch of salt 3/4 C sugar 1 pint blueberries lite cool whip (optional) Step 1: Zest and then juice all three of your lemons. Step...

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