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Nachos in a Jar

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This week is an extra delicious week for the blog because Kay has made another delicious appetizer – Nachos in a jar! So as you all know, I have an immeasurable amount of mason jars sitting around the house and we decided to make use of them (again, I know) for a delicious snack like these! 




  • Crushed Tortilla chips (I used chickpea tortilla chips) 
  • Yogurt 
  • 1 Whole Avocado
  • Shredded cheese (I used tex-mex)
  • Jalapenos (optional)
  • 1 Lime 
  • A bunch of cherry tomatoes 
  • Mango, diced

What I love about Kay’s appetizer recipes is that they’re so easy to make … Read more

posted by on July 11, 2013 in Easy Recipes
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DIY Hanging Mason Jar Planter with Air Plants

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I had very recently learned about what air plants were (recently I mean the past couple of days). I’ve seen them before and I’ve always thought that they were dead or fake plants. Pardon my ignorance. 

As I had mentioned in one of my recent posts, I have a bazillion mason jars sitting at home crying out for some love. Since I moved in and painted my room, I haven’t really done anything DIY for it, and I had been wanting to do a planter project. 


  • Mason Jars (I used 250ml ones) 
  • Tiny Air Plants (I had to use
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posted by on June 27, 2013 in DIY Projects, Style Your Home
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DIY Glitter Mason Jar

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In my previous post on the DIY corsage, I had shared how I had played a wannabe florist. And of course what’s a florist without using pretty vases? Now, I have way too many mason jars at home and I’m actually getting frustrated with the space that they’re taking up. I keep thinking of projects where I can use these mason jars. Thus, I decided I was going to make mason jar vases. Since it was my mom’s 50th birthday and it’s the “golden” age, so I wanted to incorporate gold where I could. There’s going to be two kinds … Read more

posted by on June 24, 2013 in DIY Projects
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Baked Blueberry Oatmeal in a Jar


 Sometimes it’s difficult to cook for just one. You get an itch, want to bake and often times recipes are for 4-6 servings (of which I along am not). Sure you can gift people and bless people with the goodness of home-baked goodness, but sometimes the goodies go bad before you even see your gift-ees. 

One day I craved baked oatmeal in a mason jar. The perfect personal hand-held size to hold just the perfect amount of wholesome, blueberry, whole-grain goodness to get your engine going for a perfectly awesome day. Sarah of Sprouted Kitchen had a great recipe for … Read more

posted by on May 28, 2013 in Easy Recipes
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