catherine frederick

DIY

Once Upon a Time

Refinish a piece of furniture in a day with almost no prep needed. Sounds like a fairy tale, doesn’t it? Enter chalk paint. One…

FallFestivals

Fall, Festivals, Fun!

All over our great state, leaves are a kaleidoscope of red, orange, yellow and gold. The temps are getting cooler, and fall festivals are…

Drink

Hail Mary

INGREDIENTS 4 oz. Bloody Mary mix of choice (we like Whiskey Willy’s) 1 ½ oz. vodka (more, to taste) 2-4 shakes of Worcestershire sauce…

Recipe

Homemade Ice Dreams

The sound of an ice cream machine churning away sends me straight back to my childhood. My favorite was a simple recipe combining soda…

Diy

Jar-normous Gift Ideas

Sometimes you need a quick gift idea. Perhaps itís a holiday, like Fatherís Day, youíre celebrating with friends, someoneís sick, or welcoming a new…