A Cutting Board Adornment

A Cutting Board Adornment

The little things that don’t need big words…

Leather Lace - mydearirene

are usually the ones that make us smile!

Cutting Boads With Flour - mydearirene

Four Cutting Boards - mydearirene

  • Proppmatt chopping boards – IKEA – from $2.99 to $6.99
  • Epicurean natural cutting board – Bed Bath & Beyond – from $11.99 – $34.99
  • Leather lace – Michaels Stores

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Breakfast Yumminess In A Jar!

Breakfast Yumminess In A Jar!

My high school friend Nathalie who visited a long while ago inspired me to make these little breakfast pots. She was telling me how she prepares hers with almond milk, chia seeds and fresh fruit, lets them sit in the refrigerator overnight and then enjoys them in the morning. So easy and healthy! Since then, I’ve been making…Continue Reading

Mother’s Day Card On Wood

Mother’s Day Card On Wood

It’s Mother’s Day this Sunday and If you haven’t already  planned  something special, here is an easy, last minute card that not only you’ll enjoy making at home but that mom will surely love! It can accompany a present or it can be offered as a little gift of its own. Just get a piece of wood…Continue Reading

Chic Chinoiserie Chiffonier

Chic Chinoiserie Chiffonier

This little piece of furniture was a free find on The Freecycle Network. The ad was posted for a couple of days and  no one seemed to be interested in it. I  thought that it would be perfect for extra storage in my home.  It seemed like a fresh coat of paint was all it needed to look like new. You can…Continue Reading

No-Sew Coverlet For The Boy’s Room

No-Sew Coverlet For The Boy’s Room

This cozy and easy-to-make coverlet requires no stitches, no seams, no hems, no sewing skills at all! All you need to know is how to thread a needle and how to make a knot. Easy, right? I simply used a duvet cover and I inserted a layer of batting.  Then I stabilized the three layers (fabric…Continue Reading

Embossed And Distressed Terra Cotta Pots

Embossed And Distressed Terra Cotta Pots

It’s this time of the year again! Flowers are at their best and I can’t resist bringing handfuls into the house! Instead of spending money on fresh cut bouquets to fill a few vases, I’d rather get a couple of small flowering plants. They live longer and they look beautiful when they’re placed in nice pots. Terra cotta pots are…Continue Reading

Vase Filler Idea for Easter: Pearl Eggs

Vase Filler Idea for Easter: Pearl Eggs

I know it’s kind of last minute for those of you celebrating Easter, but I really wanted to show you my painted pearl eggs that turned out to be such a great vase filler. These are real, blown out eggs that are simply painted with craft paint in a pearl finish. Each one is quite…Continue Reading

Hi! I'm Angelica! For the last ten years I've been sharing my cooking, home projects and ideas with my sister Irene. "Once Again, My Dear Irene" is just an extension of our daily chats. Moreover "My Dear Irene" Continue Reading
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