Parties/Entertaining

Set your Table for a Dinner Party the Thrifty Way

Happy Thursday, Embarquers, I understand that hosting dinner parties can be quite expensive before you even start buying the food and drinks. Here are some tips that I have for anyone that enjoys hosting dinner parties or plans on hosting them in the near future: Flatware I suggest buying nice flatware for casual use and… Continue reading Set your Table for a Dinner Party the Thrifty Way

Recipes

The Best Alternative to Fatty Mashed Potatoes- Cauliflower

Happy Monday, Embarquers, I don’t know about you, but I LOVE mashed potatoes. It must be something to do with my mother with Scandinavian roots¬†making mashed potatoes with butter and chives quite frequently as a child. Now, not having the same metabolism as an 8 year old, I need to be more concerned with nutritional… Continue reading The Best Alternative to Fatty Mashed Potatoes- Cauliflower

Home Projects

Don’t Throw Away your Furniture- Paint it!

Happy Happy Wednesday, Ya’ll! Have you ever had a piece of furniture that you’re so sick of looking at, and just doesn’t fit your style anymore? ¬†Paint it! Chances are, by changing out the hardware and painting the furniture will allow you to adapt your piece of old furniture to one of your favorite new… Continue reading Don’t Throw Away your Furniture- Paint it!