Dinner Elf to the Rescue: New Meal Delivery Service in San Antonio


We’ve all had days and weeks (or even months) where life just decides to turn everything upside down and simple plans like cooking dinner for our families every night just go out the window. My go to option is usually fast food or scrounging the back of the fridge during these hectic times, but I’m […]

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Everyday Bento Review and Giveaway

Above photos courtesy Wendy Copley I have had the pleasure of knowing my friend Wendy Copley of Wendolonia for several years now, in fact she was among the first blogs I started following! If you don’t already know Wendy, she is a crafter extraordinaire. From sewing, scrapbooking, cooking, and general crafty awesomeness, this lady does […]

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The Best Chocolate Cake Ever (and it’s Flour-Free!)

Disclosure: I received a complimentary issue from Martha Stewart Living for writing this post.  I have a soft spot for baking cakes from scratch. There’s nothing like a 100% homemade cake. Mine are never quite picture-perfect, but who cares when there are no icky preservatives, just melt-in-your-mouth goodness? So when I came across this flourless […]

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Poor Mama’s Nutless Basil Pesto Sauce Recipe


Hi there, and welcome to my first recipe post! In all the years I’ve been blogging and sharing project ideas I’ve never posted a food how-to. And I actually rather enjoy cooking–it’s the dishes afterwards that I hate). We do most of our cooking from scratch, mainly because it’s usually cheaper, but it’s also healthier, […]

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The Week in Photos

This week at the Maker Mama house… We’ve been enjoying the asparagus sprouting up in the garden (I made asparagus omelets this morning!)… The weather was nice enough to bring out my favorite red thrifted sandals… We enjoyed a scrumptious chicken pot pie (the kids call it chicken pot pot pie for some reason) cooked […]

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