DIY Projects

DIY Projects

Effortless Gardening with Gwen – Indoor Herbs for Holiday Dishes

Thanksgiving is about being thankful for blessings, spending time with loved ones, and food.  Eating is one of my favorite activities.  I love tasting new and delicious food and Thanksgiving equals delicious food.  An essential part of making yummy dishes is the perfect blend of herbs and spices.  Fresh herbs are my favorite way to add that special something to food.  Fresh herbs are…
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Exquisite Christmas Gifts for under Five Dollars – Mmmm Apples

The holiday season is upon us.  Thanksgiving is two weeks away and that makes Christmas just around the corner.  It is the most wonderful time of the year, but it also can be very stressful.  Gifts become expensive as lists grow between children, friends, and work while cortisol levels rise thinking about what’s left to do.  Effortless and Exquisite’s holiday gift series gives ideas to help alleviate some of…
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Exquisite Edibles: An Effortless Conversation With Treat Me Sweet

I love all things sweet.  I love cupcakes, cheesecake, cookies, ice cream, and I recently discovered the newest baked craze – the macaron.  I get it that my habit isn’t healthy or calorie conscious, so I don’t need any judgement.  Macarons are basically two colorful cake-like cookies with creamy filling to stick them together.  They are delicious sandwiches to make…
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Sensational Squash

Photo courtesy of cleananddelicious.com It isn’t a big secret among my friends and family that autumn is my favorite season.  I live in the mountains and the fall color against the blue, cloudless sky is a wonder of nature unto itself.  The crisp days and the cool starry nights are a welcome contrast from the warm humidity of summer.  Fall comes quickly…
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