After enjoying that cranberry tart on Thanksgiving (recipe from this post), I decided to play with a holiday cocktail using the leftover cranberry syrup filling. The results were delicious! I thought I would share my recipe with our followers. It’s a great addition to any holiday gatherings. The cranberry mixture is just the right mix […]
Archives for November 2015
Thanksgiving Los Angeles style!
Whether you are celebrating with family or, doing it Los Angeles style, and celebrating with friends… the point is to be thankful, relax, and to enjoy lots of good food, right?! I wasn’t able to be with my family this year, but I am very happy to have such a good group of people to call my […]
DIY: Hardwood Floor Refinishing
So, you want to refinish your hardwood floors? Maybe you’ve just bought a home that could use a bit of a rehab or you just want to make what you have better? You’ve probably read a ton of blog posts about how to do it and how easy it is, but you’re still hesitant (or […]
DIY: Popcorn Ceiling Repair
Popcorn ceilings instantly date a space, and not in a good way, so one of the first things I wanted to do for our home rehab was remove them! Apparently, it became popular in the 50’s as a way to hide imperfections on the ceiling and to dampen sound. The material it was manufactured with used […]
Let’s talk Turkey!
Now that we have lived through our awesome 3rd Annual Halloween Bash, it is time to start thinking about the next major holiday, Thanksgiving! Some people don’t enjoy this holiday very much, but I’m not one of them! I actually like the traditional food (but with a twist!), doing all of the preparations for it […]