Friday, May 27, 2011

Peppercorn Shredded Beef Sandwiches

This shredded beef recipe is really easy to make and it is so full of flavor that it became an instant family favorite! It is a slow cooker recipe and it makes 16 servings so it's a great meal to make for company.

Friday, May 20, 2011

The Dining Room Makeover Begins

After finishing the Kitchen Transformation the dining room looked even worse by comparison. So instead of taking a break in between projects, I decided to just keep going. Here is what the dining room looked like when I first showed it to you last fall:
And this is what it currently looks like! :

Wednesday, May 18, 2011

Grown Up Sloppy Joes

These are seriously the best Sloppy Joes I have ever had! Its your old comfort food with a grown up flavor. It can even be made ahead and frozen. This is the only sloppy joe recipe I will ever use!

Wednesday, May 11, 2011

Preserve Flowers with Borax

I wanted to decorate the shelf above our tv with some flowers but I hate fake flowers. Fresh flowers were out since you constantly have to replace them and water filled glasses directly above the tv are a bad idea.

Wednesday, May 4, 2011

Complete Kitchen Makeover for $800

After working off and on for almost a year - the kitchen makeover is finally done! The sun hasn't been very cooperative lately so the pictures aren't as good as I had hoped but I just couldn't wait any longer to show you the finished project!
Check out some of these before and afters: