Why “Designing Us”?

Designing Us is literally about designing things around my family’s interests.  I love to create, but I tend to curate projects more than design them, “Curating Us” just wasn’t as catchy!  It started out with quilting, then making things to decorate the kid’s bedrooms.  Other family members started seeing these[Read more]

Designing.Us Etsy is now live!

It only took me, well forever, to get the Etsy shop up and running.  In that time, I didn’t do much to the blog and I started a whole ‘nother category of crafting: crochet.  And that’s why it’s called Designing Us, because you never know what hobby I’m going to[Read more]

Just Born!

Happy Birthday to Designing Us!  And by that I mean, this is the first day of this blogs public life.  I’m not currently promoting Designing Us as it is pretty empty.  So if you happened to have wandered across it, thank you for visiting and please come again to see[Read more]

Spicy Roasted Chickpeas

Spicy Roasted Chickpeas – A healthy, guilt-free recipe!

Spicy Roasted Chickpeas are a healthy, guilt-free snack! And they’re so quick to make, they just may be your next favorite munchie!  Most of all, these crunchy little tidbits are a breeze to make and are so great on the go.  My oldest daughter loves to eat healthy and is[Read more]