Cheesy meatballs

Preparation & cooking time: 30 min Serves 4 Shopping list: – hamburger meat or ready to cook, fresh meatballs (500g) – salt, pepper,dried herbs -fresh yellow/red/green pepper -single cream (150 ml) -cheese powder (3-4 tbls) -pasta (150g) -cold water (500ml) -grated cheddar cheese (100g) -splash of olive oil -large pot Form meatballs and put them […]
Owl decor

Invasion of owls

Do you  like owl decorations as much as I do? If so, check out my new owl knick knacks and gadgets. Sharing: between naps on the porch cozy little house savvy southern style someday crafts my romantic home the girl creative french country cottage the shabby nest the 36th avenue making the world cuter

Delicious gammon roast

Preparation time:15-20 minutes Inactive: 8-10 hrs Cooking time: 1hr 20 minutes Shopping list: –  gammon joint (750 g- 1,5 kg) –  black pepper –  one medium sized onion –  english mustard (1-3 tblsp) –  mayonnaise (1-3 tblsp) –  ovenproof dish –  tin foil Soak the gammon for at least 8 hrs to remove the excess […]

One tree, four seasons

Maple tree in front of our house looks beautiful during all 4 seasons. *Summer* *Fall* September October November *Winter* December January *Spring* Sharing: between naps on the porch tweak it tuesday savvy southern style my romantic home

Favorite Pins Saturday

Favorite pins uploaded & repinned last week. *Cute decor* Red & white bedroom  Sugar bowl by Gisela Graham *Christmas decorations* Christmas tree Christmas decorations *Vintage Christmas pics* Santa and his reindeers (from Christmas morning 1950s *Cool Ideas* DIY { shower curtain ring} Fabric Bracelets by DIY Outdoor Wooden Bench by Happy pinning […]

Simple bathroom decorations

Sharing: cozy little house beyond the picket fence between naps on the porch my romantic home home stories a to z someday crafts simply designing 733 craft berry bush play party pin the girl creative liz marie blog french country cottage the shabby nest the 36th avenue it all started with paint this gal cooks […]

Would you like to live in the castle?

Tantallon Castle is located two miles east of North Berwick (small town in Scotland). This stunning, semi-ruined mid-14th-century fortress is overlooking a Firth of Forth river forth and offers astonishing view at Bass Rock island. Here are some pictures we took during the Tantallon Castle tour. Bass Rock Bass Rock Sharing: my romantic home between naps […]

Christmas pumpkin

Christmas glitter pumpkin Cheap Christmas decorating idea Shoping list: – small or medium sized pumpkin -glitter (I’ve used three colours) -PVA glue -some brushes -rubber gloves -candle holder (or smth you can use as a stand/holder ) Place pumpkin on a “stand”. Start spreading PVA glue from the top of the pumpkin. Sprinkle glitter all […]

Christmas jars – tutorial

Christmas jars – tutorial. How to make Christmas snow globes/mason jars (without water). Easy to make holiday craft. Shopping list: -mason jars with lids -fake snow -glitter -christmas confetti -PVA glue -strong double sided tape -scissors -some brushes or small sponge -wooden/ plastic christmas figures -rubber gloves Use brush or sponge to spread glue evenly across […]

Homemade lard

Shopping list: – pork fat (one,fresh, medium sized piece, preferably from fatback) – pinch o pepper – pinch of salt – onion (small) – garlic (optional, 2-3 cloves) Cut pork fat into little cubes (1cm/1cm). Throw cubes into the saucepan and cook on a small fire till they melt (wait till cracklings start to appear). […]

Simple Holiday porch decor idea

Simple Holiday porch decor idea The cheapest porch or patio decor idea. Use nature gifts to make wonderful Christmas swag! To make this rustic Christmas swag, you will need : pine cones, some kind of greenery ( for example: cupressus, larger clippings from Christmas tree; you can use fake ones as well), eye hooks (4 […]

Pumpkin pie and pumpkin cake recipes

Classic Pumpkin Pie and Pumpkin Cake. Delicious fall recipes! Part of ‘Little Things Fall & Halloween series. *Pumpkin pie* Shopping list: – pumpkin pie spice (recipe),(1 Tblsp) – pumpkin puree( fresh or canned- 2 cups) – 1 unbaked or partly baked pie shell – evaporated milk (around 50ml ) – greated ginger (2 teaspoons) – water […]

Vinegar pumpkin and roasted pumpkin seeds

Delicious fall recipes! Vinegar pumpkin & roasted pumpkin seeds. Part of ‘Little Things Fall & Halloween’ series. *Vinegar pumpkin*  Shopping list: – medium size pumpkin -water (5-6 cups or 1,5 -2 L) -vinegar (1-2 cups) -10-20 cloves -1 or 2 tablepoons of cinnamon -sugar (3 cups) Cut pumpkin in half, remove seeds and strings, remove […]

Chocolate pumpkin spread

Chocolate – pumpkin spread. Part of ‘Little Things Fall & Halloween’ series. shopping list: -1 medium size pumpkin -sugar (300-350 grams) – fresh squeezed lemon juice ( from half of a lemon) – milk chocolate (6 cubes) – sweet cocoa powder (2 tablespoons) – water (25-50 ml) Cut pumpkin in two, remove seeds and strings, […]

Homemade bread

Shopping list: –  flour 1,5 kg (preferably bread or cake flour) –  milk 1 litre –  pinch of salt –  yeast 3 sachets (21 g) or quarter of 100g cube – pinch of breadcrumbs – butter (for dish greasing) Warm up milk ( till lukewarm). Mix flour, warm milk, salt and yeast in a mixing […]

Easy to make, cheap halloween decorations

Easy to make, cheap halloween decorations. Halloween crafts: DIY mason jar crafts and pumpkin decorating ideas. Funny ghost in a jar. Fairy jars. Free pumpkin carving patterns. You can find all the tutorials and links at the bottom of the page. Funny ghost Fairy jars Pound/dollar store pumpkins garland They look cute during the day, but […]

Fall decor- autumn treasures

Fall decorating ideas. Fall decor- autumn treasures. Mila’s Little Things Fall & Halloween series. Check out cute fall decor with candles. To take haunted house tour click here. You might also like: Autumn porch decor idea. PIN ME 🙂 Link parties: happy hour projects create craft love what about romantic home the shabby creek cottage

Haunted house tour & halloween make up ideas

* Haunted house tour * –Entrance– — Stairs– –Room– -Table- We’ve used colourful glowsticks, fake cobwebs and halloween confetti. -Walls- We’ve used UV hairspray, UV light and foil halloween posters. – Windowsill- Glowing in the dark, halloween tree in a jar tutorial. – Doors- Foil zombie poster –Toilet– zombie toilet seat grabber –Jack o’lantern– Jack […]