Make Your Own Apple Cider Vinegar From Scraps!

Apple cider vinegar is one of my absolute favorite natural products! And I must not be alone because this post I did in September on 28 Health and Beauty Benefits of Apple Cider Vinegar...more

File This Under ‘Daily Dose of Crazy’

It’s been one of those days. First, I woke up to snow on the ground. Mind you, six days ago,...more

A quick, easy* spring lunch: Roasted Asparagus with Poached Eggs and Lardons

Roasted asparagus spears are topped with sautéed bacon and shallots and a poached egg for a light lunch. Recipe below. Asparagus season is upon us again, a promising sign of the reluctant spring... ....more

The Last Awkward Piece of the New Dating Puzzle

In the last few months especially, I have been mentally dissecting dating in the here and now. More specifically, why it is so much harder today than when I was 20 years old and a very broken individual. I mean come on… how was it so much easier to find love at 300 lbs., not a dollar in my pocket, and a stack of insecurities that shadowed the Eiffel Tower and tipped my stability more precariously than the Tower of Pisa? ...more

A Hermit in the Garden

In eighteenth century Europe it became a popular romantic sentiment to have an ornamental hermit living in...more

Shopping Deals and Steals

Y'all know I love shopping and I love a great deal! There are a couple places that I love to shop at that are having storewide sales right now. These are places that you can not only find every day pieces, but also some of those higher end products you've been eyeing ....more

Wilde Week #43

Never mind that title, let's call this post... A Wilde Month You may have been wondering where I have been all month. Well, most likely you haven't been that curious ....more

Ruby Today…

Ruby is doing a little bit better today. ...more

Big Plans For My Twenties

Guys, my birthday is officially one month from today.I'm old fashioned in that I believe getting older truly is a blessing because not everyone gets to do it, yet I'm also a little superficial and can't help but freak the hell out a bit as well. Let's just say living in a van down by the river isn't exactly where I thought I'd be at this point in my life. Okay, so I'm not technically living in a van (yet) but I'm not living in the life sized Polly Pocket mansion I thought I'd be in by now, either.I look at that smiling face of the little girl in the photo with her bangs cut way too short and kool-aid stained on her lips and I can't help but feel like I've let her down a bit ....more

6 Tips to Manage Your Midlife Crisis -In Style!

Just because you are going through a midlife crisis doesn’t mean you can’t do it in style!...more