Project 5×5: Results

Today’s the day. Today’s my 25th birthday. (It’s also ironically my 125th post). Today was the deadline for my somewhat of a stretch, but still achievable 25 day countdown of goals to achieve, that I titled, Project 5×5.: Lose 5 pounds Lose 5 inches Do 5 new DIY crafts Make 5 new recipes Finish last…

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3×2 – DIY: Upcycled T-shirts

This DIY had multiple outputs, because I did a couple of t-shirts that came out kind of crazy looking. So then I did a few more. But there is only one that I really liked and it’s probably because I didn’t attempt to turn it into a racerback tank top–all of those came out a…

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4×3 – New Recipes: Black Bean Brownies

I’ve seen this recipe pop up multiple times over the past 3 years, always meaning to try it but never taking the time. It had gone out of my mind completely until a friend of a friend mentioned that she had just made a batch. So I looked up a recipe, realized I already had…

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3 x 1 – DIY: New dishes

I’ve seen this craft on pinterest a dozen or so times, so I decided to try it. I have a few all white bowls and plates that I took a sharpie to. After I finished my design I popped it in the oven and let it heat up to about 400 F, left it in…

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4 x 2–New Recipes: Jamaican Oxtails

I LOVE Jamaican food. Well, really I love most food. Anyway, while I’m partial to curried goat whenever I find a Jamaican restaurant, goat isn’t exactly easy to come by. The butcher shop I go to (Cleaver and Co.) always has cow and thus always has oxtails. Even better, it’s a local, grass fed, grass…

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