HEAT WAVE DRESS – FINISHED

I finally finished the heat wave dress. This took me a comical amount of time. I’ve always known procrastination is one of my biggest personality flaws, but I think I’ve pinpointed the reason I always put off the final sewing of a garment. My sewing skills need some work, to say the least. And I […]

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SUMMERTIME PEACH AND MINT SHRUB

Peach Min Shrub

It’s peach season, y’all. Maybe literally my favorite time of year. Well, second to the whole of fall, I guess. But still. I wait for fresh, local peaches all year long. And they never disappoint. The only real “problem” is coming up with ways to use them. I mean, besides simply slicing them and eating […]

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SAUCE ROCK AND PARTYGRASS IN SLC

SLC Music Pixie & the Partygrass Boys, Oskar & Julia

It’s been a good few weeks for catching local music. I first heard Pixie & the Partygrass Boys at last year’s Municipal Ballet performance of the Nutcracker. I was awestruck by their renditions of the classic Tchaikovsky score and I’m not being hyperbolic. They flawlessly put a bluegrass spin on the classical music and it […]

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