how to throw a dinner party

I’m reading a new book and, in it, I came across some simple, lovely ideas for how to throw a dinner party. My source is The Homemade Pantry: 101 Foods You Can Stop Buying & Start Making by Alana Chernila, New York: Clarkson Potter, 2012. I quote from page 68: “The table is number one: […]

handmade cards

I find that a few carefully chosen rubber stamps are good tools to have. I have one that says, “Thank you!” With this, I can create any variety of unique thank you notes to send to those who have done something special for us. To make the cards, I usually pull out a sheet of cardstock from a […]

picking up the leftovers

Thrift implies being unwasteful. I find that it is very often helpful to study opposites when trying to understand a thing. Therefore, I decided to look into what it means to be wasteful. What does God have to say about being wasteful? There are very few references in the Bible about wastefulness. The two that […]