be grateful & enjoy these vintage macy's parade photographs...
Thursday, November 26, 2009
Saturday, November 21, 2009
it's almost here! the day of good eats.
and so, here is a super easy recipe for my ma's sweet potato casserole..
ingredients for casserole:
3 cups mashed sweet potatoes (6 or 7 whole)
1 cup sugar
1/2 cup melted butter
2 eggs, beaten
1 tsp vanilla
ingredients for topping:
3/4 stick butter
1/2 cup chopped pecans
1/2 brown sugar
3/4 cup crushed cornflakes
1. combine all the casserole ingredients and mix well.
2. pour the mixture into a square baking dish and bake at 325 for 25 minutes.
3. for the topping, melt butter and brown sugar together and pour on top of the freshly baked potatoes, sprinkle nuts and cornflakes on top and bake another 10 minutes.
and check out etsy for amazing vintage cookware to use this holiday season..
mixing bowls from rachiesplace
nesting casserole dishes from auracaunadesign
Friday, November 6, 2009
the cold weather is upon us here in TN.
instead of fearing the winter weepies & the ashy elbows, embrace this lovely time of year with these wonderful handmade items. all available on etsy.
the soopa scarf, yokoo
forest fairy winter coat, seaoftales
charming lap quilt, quiltville
the charcoal scarfette, kellygeorgette
rustic tea light holders, madeinthehudsonvalley
mustard mittens, shadeofshadow
adorable peacock teapot, ninainvorm
tea with a purpose, thelooseleaf
olive felt coffee cozy, meganauman
red hot spats, twoknit
pumpkin bubble beret, softspoken
Thursday, November 5, 2009
the ladies behind twist art gallery are holding an indie craft fair this saturday & december 5th in the arcade in downtown nashville.
..and i'll have a booth at the december 5th fair!
this is my first time to have my own booth and i'm so very stoked!
i'll be a busy bee creating lots of goodies this next month.
so if you find yourself in nashville these two dates, best come and bring moneys!