Meg Makes

Meg Makes

Some ideas for summer DIY projects

I haven't done this for a while, but I decided to do a link roundup today of projects I wish I could tackle ... if I had enough, space, time, money and patience.

Updated: Recipe for homemade Coconut-Oatmeal Cereal

I'm not much for dry cereal: I don't buy it because Rob and I don't drink milk, and it seems sort of pointless without it.

Jamaican Jerk Rub is flavorful, easy to make

Rob and I are still really enjoying our “Big Book of BBQ” cookbook.

Working hard for sports day

One of the best afternoons at the end of the year at my elementary school – good old Clara Peterson in Paxton – was sports day.

Recipe for slow-cooker chicken and waffles

When I checked out Gooseberry Patch's "Autumn With Family and Friends" cookbook from the library, a recipe for chicken and waffles stood out.

Where did you ride out last night's storm?

OK, so I have to ask – if you're local, where did you ride out last night's tornado sirens?


Boneyard's Second Street basin a great place for outdoor lunch

OK, readers, I believe I've found the perfect outdoors lunch spot in Champaign, and it's the new Second Street basin of the Boneyard Creek.