Jan 14 2017
Food and Drink

Lentil Veggie Soup

I’ve been SO in the mood for warm winter soups lately. Even though I’ve made lentil soup maybe four or five times in the past (which didn’t turn out) I thought I’d try again. Here’s the new one I tried recently. . .

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May 19 2016
Food and Drink

DIY Montreal Steak Seasoning

Recently I made a recipe that called for “Montreal Steak Seasoning,” but I didn’t have any on hand. So, I had to look up the ingredients, hope I had them and do it on the fly. Not only is it more affordable this way, there isn’t all of the extra preservatives and I can leave out the ingredients I don’t like — win / win! I thought I’d share share the recipe with you. . .

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Apr 09 2016
Crafting

Learn to Quilt With Me Series: Purchasing Supplies {Part 2}

After ordering fabric, I went on to order all of the quilting supplies I would need to complete my quilt. In part 2 of my Quilt-A-Long / Learn to Quilt With Me Series I talk about what supplies you’ll need as well as a variety of places you can purchase them. Remember to hashtag #QuiltingAlongWithTamara if you’re on social media. 🙂

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Apr 09 2016
Crafting

Quilt-A-Long: Learn to Quilt With Me Series

Are you new to quilting? I am! I have been wanting to learn for quite some time. So, I decided I would just go ahead and do it . . . dive right in! I’ll continue to post updates as I complete my quilt. So if you want to quilt along with me (or just keep up with my progress), you can do that too!

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Mar 07 2016
This and That

Searching for the Perfect Pair of Rain Boots for Those April Showers?

Who doesn’t love a good pair of rain boots, right?! Here in DC we need them because those April showers certainly make for some very wet weather! I have a pair of Kamik’s that I got off of Zappos a few years ago that are charcoal grey, and I love them. In any case — if you’re in the market for a new pair of rain boots, you’ve come to the right place.

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