100% Whole Wheat Vegan Orange Juice Waffles

I've been wanting a waffle maker for quite some time, so when I saw this mini waffle maker for $10, I knew I had to buy it. Now that I've played around with it, I wish I had bought a larger one. With the mini waffle maker, it's quite tedious to make each individual waffle… Continue reading 100% Whole Wheat Vegan Orange Juice Waffles

Blog Post, Crochet, Pattern

Crochet Mini Burger Pattern

In honor of my first trip to In-n-Out, I decided to crochet a mini burger. This pattern is very quick and easy, the hardest part is probably just weaving in the ends! Materials: Size 4 yarn (in tan, brown, red, and green) 3.5 mm crochet hook (a larger hook=a larger burger) A very small amount… Continue reading Crochet Mini Burger Pattern

Blog Post, Crochet, Pattern

Star Granny Square Crochet Pattern

Here's a pattern on how to crochet a star within a square. It works great as a granny square! This example is modeled after the Hollywood Star Walk of Fame, as I'll be visiting L.A. in a couple of days. Materials: Yarn (Any size will work, as long as it's compatible with your hook. I… Continue reading Star Granny Square Crochet Pattern

Blog Post, Food, Recipe

DIY Fruit Bouquet (without cookie cutters)

We've all seen those ads for fruit bouquets, but they are really pricey.  $50+ for some fruit of questionable quality. For my dad's birthday, I decided to try to make my own. I already had bamboo skewers at home, and I got some fruit from Costco. I forgot that I needed a jar to put… Continue reading DIY Fruit Bouquet (without cookie cutters)

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Small Crochet Gift Basket Pattern

My dad's birthday is tomorrow, so I decided to crochet him a gift basket. Actually, it was my mom's idea. We were shopping at the mall and decided to pick up a few items from Bath and Body Works for him. Then my mom suggested I crochet him a basket to put the soap/lotion in.… Continue reading Small Crochet Gift Basket Pattern