A Not So Daily Dose of Daisy
Master of living a random, unpredictable life.

A few months ago I started making individual servings of jello. I realized that when I make a big bowl of jello it doesn’t all get eaten. So now I make individual jellos pretty often. Check out this picture from back in November. I use 8 ounce canning jars.  Today I was making more jello […]

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Look what Lily, Stephanie and I made today. Don’t they look delicious? We were going for red, white and blue on the inside but the red turned out more pink than red. But regardless of color they tasted great.

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This morning JP and I flew from San Antonio to Portland on a late morning flight. After stopping by the apartment to drop of our stuff we headed over to the Pearl District for some dinner. After dinner I asked JP to drive by Voodoo Doughnut so we could see how long the line is. […]


I have had a super lazy morning today. I am not a big fan of being home alone but a girls gotta do what a girls gotta do. So far I haven’t really done anything but text a couple of my friends, made a phone call, watched tv, surfed on the internet… the usual stuff. […]

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This morning before Lily left for school I told her that tonight we would go buy pumpkins and that maybe we would bake something together after school. She is a huge fan of cooking/baking and has a memory like a steel trap so the first thing she said when she got home what that she […]


What is Pi Day? If you don’t know what Pi Day is click here. If you do know what Pi Day is then you will know that the only logical thing to do is make a pie! Lily and I decided to try our hand at making a Lemon Meringue Pie. This is what you […]


I have been inspired… AGAIN to make something that I saw on Pinterest. Both times I have made the rainbow cupcakes they haven’t turned out as bright colored as I wanted them to so I am going to try a different method. Rainbow Cake in a jar! Sounds good already, right? If I did this […]


I remember when I was a kid my mom would ask us what kind of birthday cake we wanted. When we were younger the cake usually matched the theme of that birthday. For example look the 6 year old me… notice the cake and the doll that I am holding. I was thinking back and […]

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I love having projects for Lily to do because that way she is always learning and always busy. Seriously there is nothing better than a kid with something to do. Today I told her we were going to try again to make the rainbow cupcakes… again. Last time we used yellow cake mix and the […]


Lately I have been looking at lots of different recipes for desserts. I have a few things on my list that I want to try and when I do I will be sure to post about them. I told Lily about two of them and we decided to give them a try. We made a […]


Yesterday my friend Corey posted a picture on facebook of a dessert that looked so yummy! After I saw the picture I thought about it a couple times and totally decided that next time I was at the grocery store I would get the things to make it. In my mind I was gonna make […]