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Baked Lemongrass Tilapia

Sometimes I’m driving home from work and wondering what to make for dinner. Most times, it’s unplanned until I get to the market and see what’s on sale. This time, I drove to an Asian market close to home and saw some tilapia. Tilapia is fairly easy to cook. Most times, I steam it or baked it. Today, I decided…

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Money Lei

I can’t believe my niece is graduating from junior high already and is on her way to high school. I can still remember my junior high days. Another one of my niece also finished elementary school and will be entering junior high next year. It’s scary to think how quickly time flies sometimes. To congratulate them, I made them each a…

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Baby Girl Onesie Card

A long time friend from high school had her first child from college. It was also the first grandkid in her family. Must be exciting for everyone. I decided to make her a card instead of buying her one. I have so many cards at home waiting to be used for when I don’t have a chance to go buy…

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DIY S’mores Kit for Co-workers

It’s that time of the year again. What do you get your co-workers? I’m a big believer in making gifts for my co-workers. Whether they like it or not might be another question. I made these smores kit for my co-workers for Christmas. Everything you need to have a cozy night in with some smores after dinner. It can be…

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Baby Diaper Cake

This couple that I know was having a baby girl. The buzz for diaper cake has passed but it’s still a great gift. Off to Target for diapers and fabric store we go. First I made a diaper cake. You can find many different ways to make a diaper cake online. After I was done with the diaper cake, I…

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Baby Girl Headbands

One of my good friend from college is having a baby girl. I introduced her to my co-worker and I’m super happy that it worked out for the two of them. I completely missed the baby shower but it’s never to late to give a gift. I made them a few things. One, actually a few headbands. I sure hope…

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Pink Paper Wreath

There has been a lot of buzz on the internet about paper wreath. I’ve made one over two years ago but decided to make another one for a bridal shower. This time I dyed the pages from a book pink. It has a rustic look to it. This is how it came out. It’s a fun project you can work…

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A Year Ago…

A year ago, on this day was when we got married. Henry was waiting for me at this very spot for our first look. I remember walking towards him that day. At that moment, it felt like it was a long walk. Today, we came back to visit the spot on our anniversary. It’s only about an hour drive from…

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Gift of Wine

Christmas is here and who doesn’t love wine. Well, I actually do know a few people but that’s beside the point. I found these cute Christmas printables for wine online. You can download the tags for free from 100Directions.

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Boutonnieres for Weddings

Boutonnieres. Boutonnieres. Twice I had to make two sets of boutonnieres. Because I decided to have two receptions for my wedding. They were pretty easy and very economical. Here is how mine turned out. I followed different instructions online. Here are the items you will need if you’re planning to make them. Flowers (any flower you like). I used roses and…

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