March 2011

I’m over at Postcards & Pretties today! It’s a great wedding inspiration blog and I was so flattered to be asked to contribute.  I wrote a guest post on how to create these custom straw tags that I made for my wedding.  Check out my tutorial here! Thanks for having me, Chris! You might also […]


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I discovered the way to get Jeff to eat leafy greens is to make them in chip form.  He doesn’t like to eat salads but if I make vegetables taste as good as a salty, crispy potato chip, he can’t stop reaching for them.  (I also hide lots of vegetables in thick chili for him) […]


I experimented with making chocolates  for my old roommate Jane’s bridal shower last week.  She just got married this past weekend in Massachusetts but the happy newlyweds will be moving out west to California in a couple months.   I thought chocolates in those two state shapes would be cute for her party.  The MA chocolates […]


Thai Iced Tea Recipe!

by ilene on March 24, 2011 · 0 comments

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Jeff and I were lucky to spend a few weeks in Bangkok this past January.  It was always my dream to go to Thailand and it was everything I hoped for!  (I rode an elephant….balanced on top of  it’s head!  While Jeff sat comfortably in the secured chair on its back.)  One of my favorite […]