Author Archives: Undercoverdiyer

3 Delicious Grab and Go Breakfasts For Busy Mornings

A lot happens between about 7:00AM and 8:30AM.  Sometimes I feel like I’ve lived an entire day before it even reaches 9:00AM.  One thing I do not make time for in those early hours of the day is making a hot breakfast.  My kids get Eggos (which technically ARE hot) Read more →

How to Create Your Own Printables for Seasonal Decor with Picmonkey

I am here today to admit freely to you that I get overwhelmed by seasonal decorating.  Especially right now, this sort of pre-spring with a million little holidays to think about.  A great way to add some St. Patrick’s Day/Easter/Spring decor to your home without spending a ton of money Read more →

Nana’s Irish Bread -Authentic Irish Raisin Bread

I cracked the code, guys.  My Nana (who came here from Ireland when she was 16, a story I wrote about here that you should totally read because my Nana was pretty amazing) always baked Irish Bread for special occasions and most definitely for St. Patrick’s Day.  It’s something I grew Read more →

7 Pretty Pieces to Add to Your Closet for Spring

***This post contains affiliate links.  If you click one and make a purchase, I may receive a commission at no cost to you!***        March isn’t too early to talk about Spring.  That’s a fact.  All you people on Pinterest and Instagram that were talking about Spring in Read more →

Simple and Delicious Chili

I made chili this weekend and I had to share it with you.  I’ve made chili a million times, but this one came out especially delicious.  I may have to pause in the writing of this post to go heat some up.  Hang on.  Look at this Simple and Delicious Read more →

4 Free or Cheap Ways to Liven Up a Bare Wall

*** This post contains affiliate links.  If you click one and make a purchase, I may receive a commission, at no cost to you!***        While I was reviewing pictures from my updated House Tour, I realized that the most boring wall in my entire house is the Read more →

Home Chef Review

***This post contains affiliate links.  If you click one and make a purchase, I may earn a small commission at no cost to you!***                     Guys, I have made a great discovery.  Fancy meals that look like they came from a Read more →

Updated House Tour

I had a whole day with a smidgen of sunshine all to myself the other day, so I took some pictures of the house so that I could update the house tour.  Want to have a peek? The first room you see when you enter the house is the Living Read more →

Perfect Valentine’s Dinner – Restaurant Quality Sirloin Steak

If you want to plan an at home Valentine’s Date Night, I have the perfect, simple recipe for you.  Restaurant Quality Sirloin Steak.  I actually try to make this at least once a month because everyone in my little squad loves it and it’s actually really quick and easy to Read more →

The Sewing Bug - My Machine and Where I Buy Fabric On-Line

The Sewing Bug

***This post contains affiliate links.  If you click one and make a purchase I may receive a small commission!***   Have I told you yet that I got a sewing machine for Christmas?  I did.  Actually, I like to tell people I got the house wife starter kit for Christmas: Read more →