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Category: Simple & Easy

Zucchini Sandwich Bread

Over the next week or so I’ll be sharing recipes to use my surplus of zucchini.  If there’s anything you’d like me to feature on the blog, give me a shout in the comments. In my house, bread recipes have to follow three rules.  They must be easy, able to be

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10 Fruity Summer No-Bake Desserts

Who wants to turn on the oven in the middle of summer?  Not me!  Here’s 10 delicious and fruity summer no-bake desserts for your eating pleasure. No Churn Ice Creams No-Churn Cherry Cheesecake Ice Cream No-Churn Raspberry Chocolate Ice Cream [clickToTweet tweet=”No oven, no problem. Delicious summer no-bake desserts you

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Peony Table Centerpiece

Today we up the ante a little with a table centrepiece, featuring peonies and lilacs.  (Special thanks to my mother-in-law Barb for letting me grab some lilacs from her backyard!)  Arrangements for tables should be lower, so grab a short container and lets get started!

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DIY Fairy Garden

Over the next three weeks I’ll be taking a break from posts about the renovation.  It’s music festival season, so progress is unlikely.  However, it’s perfect time for quick DIY projects!

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Easy and Refreshing Fruit Water

Do you ever feel like it’s a huge chore to drink all your water?  Me too.  Sometimes I think I must have some camel DNA in me somewhere, lol.  Here’s a super simple way to make your water a little more enjoyable.

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Shadow Box Skeleton Key Project

One of the more pleasant surprises we found when we purchased our character home was a whole drawer full of skeleton keys.  When I saw them I just knew I had to display them somehow, so here’s what I did. . .

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Kristen

Welcome!

Hi, I'm Kristen and I help new gardeners learn to grow their own vegetables and beautify their yards. I also share recipes that use all that delicious garden produce. Grab a coffee (and your gardening gloves) and join me for gardening tips, simple recipes, and the occasional DIY, all from the lovely city of Saskatoon, Saskatchewan.

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