If you ask me, Valentine’s Day is an annoying holiday. When you’re single, it’s a reminder that unlike seemingly everyone else on the planet, you have no one to send you roses and chocolates, and you’ll be alone forever. And if you’re part of a couple, there’s a lot of artificial pressure to make the […]
Happy Friday! I don’t know about you, but I need a drink. I just finished grouting the floor I tiled this week (it was grueling!), and I have a ton of projects I want to get done in the next several days. So the stiffer the drink, the better.
Have you ever […]
Over the Christmas/New Years holidays, I experimented with making overnight gingerbread waffles, and this is what I came up with. They’re great on their own, and then you drizzle sweet-tart lemon curd on top, and they get even better.
Since I discovered the recipe years ago (via Orangette), I’ve […]
If you have holiday gatherings to attend, chocolate bark is one of the easiest homemade treats you can bring. Basically, just melt chocolate and add things to it. There are standbys that are always good, but you can get really creative with your choice of add-ins. We had a party yesterday, and I made […]
Peanuts and tomatoes sound like a weird combination, don’t they? I mean, you’d never think to put tomato slices on a peanut butter sandwich. Or maybe you would, because you’re much more creative than I am. Or you’re from an area of the world where that combination is commonplace. But that’s part of […]
My name is Rachel and I live in wonderful Portland, OR. Transient Expression is about fashion, style, and DIY. I love to share craft projects, cute outfits, recipes, and inspiration for living a handmade life.
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