I'm Bonnie, and I make stuff!

The Lady of Shallots

I love shallots. They have such a soft buttery onion flavor. Super tasty in chicken salads, etc. They’re pretty much my favorite allium. Problem is: shallots are darn expensive. They’re no caviar, but $3 for a handful of bulbs is a bit steep when onions are so cheap. So, what’s a stir-crazy shallot-loving gardener to […]

Berry, Berry Circular

So, some of you may have seen THIS lovely picture on the internet: Well, I loved the idea from the moment I laid eyes upon it. In the back of my mind, I began to build up a desire to have one of my very own. For this, I have four good reasons: 1)      I […]

Apologies to a tree, or pH for the hobby gardener

So, recently, my husband and I got a dwarf pomegranate tree. Also, a dwarf 3-in-1 citrus tree, but that’s a story for another time. We got them here. I did my reading-up as soon as they arrived in the mail, and I potted them with all the proper drainage, in just the right size pots, […]

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    I'm Bonnie, a newlywed stretching our finances through crafting. This is a blog about my crafts, cooking, and works of art, like sculpting, collage, or painting. I crochet, do macrame, bake/ cook food (though I prefer desserts!) and make candy, as well as sew, weave, and anything else I can get my hands on.
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