Shepherd’s Pie

We had a crazy weekend. It started out with the regular weekend chores like laundry, grocery shopping, cleaning – you know how it works, right? and before we knew it, we found ourselves scrambling to save some trees in our area from being cut. We did manage to put a halt to the original plan…

Everybody Loves Cupcakes

Truth be told, I am yet to meet someone who doesn’t like cupcakes. Sure, some prefer vanilla, others chocolates while a few feel adventurous and don’t mind trying out other flavors. Recently, I had to make 4 doz. cupcakes to order for a young man’s birthday party. Yes, you heard me right, I said a…

Garlicky baked potato wedges

I ♥ potatoes – mashed, roasted, baked or fried. I’m constantly on the lookout for new recipes that use potatoes. I also ♥ garlic. So recently when I came across a recipe that used both, I was ecstatic. I earmarked the recipe and simply had to try it. The result was a finger-licking bowl of yumminess. Trust me, if…

To knit or not to knit!

I’ve been in awe of people who can knit and crochet, ever since I was a little child. I had always wanted to learn to do this amazing stuff too. I remember on one birthday, my dads sister presented me with a crochet kit. I must’ve been about 8 or 9 and as much as…

A little mermaid and a really cute dalmatian

I’ve been baking for the last 6 years. I’ve come a long way since I first started out. I can proudly say that I can whip up some mean baked goodies all from scratch. However, these mostly comprised of tea cakes, pies and cookies. Last weekend I had to throw together some goodies for a…

Its about time!

Welcome to My Hobbie Lobbie. Baking, cooking and crafting and some of the things that I’ve enjoyed doing for a while now. I’ve also spent many hours admiring the wonderful world of blogs and have always wanted to start one of my own. Today I’ve finally taken the plunge and decided to get going with…