More on the organizational front today. This file jacket uses the same no-sew techniques as yesterday’s post. The yellow and blue are cheery and lively providing a needed boost to mundane tasks. Of course, the coffee helps too.
The predicted Santa Ana has arrived. Feels like fall might actually be here. Speaking of fall, today is the Autumnal Equinox, a time to consider what was sown and harvested this year. A good time to reflect on where our energies were spent and what we have to show for our investment.
Whether you make new plans for the future or go over the past, being organized is key. Why settle for boring manila folders and file jackets? Add a touch of color. I used WonderUnder to iron the fabric to the file jacket and sealed the edges with fabric paint. Easy peasy.
And you don’t actually have to use them to enjoy them. So don’t let that stop you from trying your hand at a little creativity this week.
Aprons have made a big comeback. Perhaps to counterbalance the ubiquitous T-shirt and jeans. Or maybe it is strictly nostalgic, a reminiscing about the comforts of simpler times. A time without the constant interruptions of technology.
BBQ Pork Roast
3-4 lb. pork shoulder roast
1 large onion, quartered
1 cup of apple cider vinegar
2 Tbs. salt
2 Tbs ketchup
1 Tbs. Worcestershire sauce
1 tsp. hot sauce (such as Tabasco or Trappey’s)
1 tsp. black pepper
1/2 tsp. cayenne
Place roast and onions in crock pot. Combine remaining ingredients and add to pot. Cover and cook on low for approximately six hours.