Tuesday, June 30, 2015

The many (hidden) benefits of gardening

Most people would consider the benefits of gardening to be: 
eating fresh and organic veggies.

Fair enough.
I get that.
I love fresh produce.

But honestly, 
my main reason to have a garden
(and the reason why I make it bigger every year) is to 

Friday, June 12, 2015

Dresser to Buffet

This dresser to buffet makeover that I am sharing today, is one of my favorite.
I like how it turned out,
and it was a FREE dresser that I got to play with.

My inspiration was this box.
Don't you have an inspiration box?

This buffet is going to stay in our rec room converted garage,
so I wanted this to have wheels for easily roll it out the door when needed.

I started by removing the

Tuesday, June 9, 2015

Turmeric Paste and Turmeric Milk

I have been using turmeric for about 9 years,
mainly because I am believer in natural medicine.
Turmeric is truly amazing.
You can find many, many sites about the benefits of adding turmeric to our diet.
In Chinese medicine, turmeric has been used for centuries to cure anxiety and depression.
Turmeric is also an incredible antiflammatory, 
and I have been using it for running related pain.
Today I am going to share with you how to make
turmeric paste and turmeric milk.
For the turmeric paste, use