Cookies for the Chocoholic in Your Life {Recipe}

by SimplySharpe on January 5, 2013

It seems sort of weird that someone so inexperienced in the kitchen can just give out recipes to people, but I rocked this one and had to share! Plus, I’m going to make sure to include all the things I had to consult Google for — like what does “sifting” mean, and how to “cream” something — in case another baking virgin gets invited to a cookie swap party.

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2013: The Year I Conquer My Cooking Fears

by SimplySharpe on January 1, 2013

Well, hello, New Year–we’ve all been waiting for you!

I’m not one to write resolutions or make false promises to myself, so I just decided to conquer some goals in 2013. First up, getting over my random, non-sensical cooking fears. I don’t even know why I am afraid of some of these things? The worst that can happen is that I make a big, stinky mess or ruin some groceries. I’ve had WAY worse things happen to me than that! We all have.

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DIY Photo Coasters {Perfect for Custom Christmas Gifts}

by SimplySharpe on December 21, 2012

I think because I’m Jew-ish, I don’t totally understand why people get so banana sandwich around Christmas time, but I absolutely LOVE celebrating the holiday with The DJ and his family. They definitely do it differently than we did Hannukah, and I really wanted to put the extra thought into getting meaningful gifts his family would love while still maintaining our current budget.

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Christmas Kisses {Hugs if you want to get technical}

by SimplySharpe on December 20, 2012

I’m trying to finish strong for “Wife of the Year,” and that means making Christmas treats for the hubby to take to work! I happily selflessly devoted several hours of my time to searching Pinterest for the perfect (read: easy to make, yet festive) treats. I found the idea forĀ these:

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Why Don’t Mine Look Like Hers?

by SimplySharpe on November 30, 2012

Yesterday was our 4th wedding anniversary (YAY for us!), so The DJ took today off to extend our celebration. We went to a nice dinner last night at a restaurant called, Table and Main, and today we went on a day date to see Silver Linings Playbook. Such a great movie–go see it!

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DIY Wall Art – For the Lazy Artist on a Budget

by SimplySharpe on November 25, 2012

I finally figured out how to turn my countless hours on Pinterest into something useful — ART PROJECT — I think I’m on to something here!

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Decemberist

by SimplySharpe on December 1, 2011

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It’s been a while since my last post… blah, blah, blah.

The world is supposedly going to end tomorrow and I saved up all my Simply Sharpe silliness for today. It all started with a tweet:

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Frozen in Time

by SimplySharpe on January 12, 2011

snOMG 2011

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Holy Hollis Gillespie, Great Blogs of Steel

by SimplySharpe on September 26, 2010

If you live in Atlanta, listen to NPR, watch late night talk shows or have an affinity for “Trailer-evangelism“, you probably know who Hollis Gillespie is. The rest of you are going to love me for the introduction.

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