DIY Crescent Moon Night Light

I’m not saying that you need to make all your own furniture, but tackling a couple of small projects might get you hooked. This sweet little nightlight could be just the task. It is a really simple construction, allows you to play with paint and some basic power tools, and has the added benefit of zhooshing up a baby nursery …

Copper Pipe Caps Turned mini Succulent Planters and Votives

If using the copper pipe caps for planting some mini succulents, know that this is a temporary home. They will look adorable for a month or so, but the lack of drainage and small spaces do not make these caps ideal for longterm. But, they make the cutest little accents and last way longer than cut flowers. When the succulents …

Custom Leather Pen Holder for Bullet Journals

We are about to have our monthly Bullet Journaling Meet Up at the Zest Studio this week, so I thought a little bullet journal DIY would be fitting. If bullet journaling is a new idea to you, and you are like, “Chanda, what the heck are you talking about?”…no worries, your aren’t alone. Those who are familiar with bullet journaling, …

Herbaceous Mediterranean Rice Salad

This may seem odd to you, but this is a recipe that I created for a two year old’s birthday party. Weird, right? It’s a family thing. I was cooking for my nephew’s birthday gathering, and his toddler tastebuds are almost as sophisticated as his mother’s. Greyson is a kid who deeply believes in eating garlic toum on everything and …