Category: Love

Siren’s Guide to DIY Gifts

I have never been a huge DIY girl. I was just not born with that “crafty” gene that so many girls seem to come with. I have a DIY board on Pinterest, but there you’re more likely to see a pin on redesigning your resume than one on how to make your own tea cozy (I’m not even sure what…

Decorating for the holidays

I love the idea of decorating for the holidays, but I’m not a huge fan of traditional Christmas decorations. The compromise I’ve come up with is to decorate with jewel tones, and accent with exotic birds and butterflies. I think that there’s a pretty good chance that my husband hates it, but it makes me happy, so he allows it 🙂 This was the first time…

Candied Pumpkin Seeds

Melt 1 tbsp butter over med. high heat. Add 1 cup pumpkin seeds and cook until golden brown (2 min). Add 1/4 cup honey, 1 tbsp brown sugar, and 1/2 tsp cinnamon and cook for 2 min. Dump pan onto baking sheet and cool for 12 minutes. Enjoy!