Cheryl Mikesell

587 Flips | 15 Magazines | 34 Likes | 97 Following | 93 Followers | @CherylMikesell | I'm a cross stitcher and writer for Simply CherylFays and Jaquo Lifestyle Magazine.

Chuck Berry’s House. St Louis, Missouri

Chuck Berry was known as the father of rock ‘n’ roll and today, the house he lived in for several years and where he wrote several of his most …

Visiting Norway: Z2 Georg Thiele

Visit the Narvik area in Norway and you’ll find that the scenery is breathtaking. And as you look out over the fjord, at the blue waters, you might …

Microsoft Office and the Files App Finally Play Nice Together

Today Microsoft updated its Office suite for iOS, with Word, Excel, and PowerPoint all reaching version 2.12. Office updates rarely receive detailed release notes, and today was no exception, but user Teddy Svoronos discovered that the updates brought 'Open In' capabilities to the share sheet, …

Business

Cindy Styles isn’t afraid to admit it. She’s a huge fan of Mikesell’s potato chips.<p>In fact, Styles says, her passion for Mikesell’s potato chips is …

Cute Cat Pillows, Velvet Benches, and More Fun Weekend Craft Projects

Crafting

Microsoft Paint and other apps are going to be discontinued by Windows 10’s Next Update

Microsoft is dropping various features and functionalities from its new build. In preparation for the release of the Fall Creators Update, Microsoft …

Reviewing Garden Tags by SimplyYoursByDesign

I just received my custom garden tags by <i>SimplyYoursByDesign</i> and I have to write a review immediately. Whether you are an organized and skilled …

Google Drive will soon back up your entire computer

Google is turning Drive into a much more robust backup tool. Soon, instead of files having to live inside of the Drive folder, Google will be able to monitor and backup files inside of any folder you point it to. That can include your desktop, your entire documents folder, or other more specific …

Mug Rug binding tips

After sharing my Orange Peel Mug Rug last month, I promised you some mug rug binding tips. Here they are – better late than never! I tried something …

Brown Butter Strawberry White Chocolate Blondies

Arrange a rack in the middle of the oven and heat to 350°F. Line an 8x8-inch baking pan with parchment paper so that it hangs over two sides of the …

Pink Mist: Delicate + Dreamy Decor Ideas

Pink Mist Color Palette<p>While pink isn’t necessarily a color most would try in their home, this shade is just light enough to make you fall instantly …

Home Decorating

Gmail adding support for native add-ons for app and web

As of now, third-party add-ons for Gmail can only be installed through a browser extension. It looks like this will soon change, thanks to the just announced Gmail Add-ons. The new feature will initially be aimed at business users who will be able to integrate a few different add-ons with the …

Apps

Review of Amazon Echo Dot

Amazon Echo Dot<p>My husband received an Amazon Echo Dot for Christmas and we are having fun discovering all of the exciting features of this amazing …

Samsung Galaxy S8 to feature rear fingerprint scanner and desktop dock

As the Galaxy S8 rumorfest continues to intensify, The Guardian has published a hefty report of Samsung leaks – and while the material appears to corroborate previous speculation rather than offer new details, we might finally have some clarity as to what we can expect from the flagship …

Can't Help Falling In Love

I've always loved Elvis's songs. I can't help falling in love is one of my favorites that he sings. His voice is quite captivating, so romantic that …

Creamy Coffee Ghosts Recipe for Halloween Coffee Creamer

Adding cream to your coffee has never been more fun! With these creamy coffee ghosts, you can easily add cream and a bit of sugar to your coffee, …

Dessert

Best Friend Gift Ideas For Teens | OMG! Gift Emporium

Lots of teens have best friends or group of friends who “get each other” and spend all their spare time talking, texting and hanging out together, …

Samsung Galaxy S8 may be losing the headphone jack too

Following in the footsteps of Apple, Samsung might also be ditching the headphone jack on its upcoming Galaxy S8 smartphone.<p>According to SamMobile, the South Korean manufacturer is prepping the release of its flashy new flagship device – but without the standard audio port. Instead, the headset …

Why Facebook Messenger wants to be the only app on your phone

Since the launch of the App Store in 2008, it’s been possible to develop and sell apps for iOS devices, and it was one of the defining moments for the iPhone. Within a few years, it created a vibrant ecosystem with millions of great apps and some healthy competition to Apple’s stock apps.<p>That’s why …

The Best Gifts for Comic Book and Superhero Fans

Be a super friend.<p>Got a comic lover in your life? Friend or family, let our holiday guide to the best comic gifts help you on your path to …

Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them review – JK Rowling goes steampunk

We’ve never needed cheering up more; though on the strictly escapist level, this film is maybe compromised by making one of its characters an obnoxious rich New York chump, a charmless lump, or do I mean grump, reliant on his father’s money and nursing political ambitions. “He’s been mentioned as a …

Books

Apple Pie Ice Cream Topped With Caramel Sauce | Glitter 'N Spice

This post may contain sponsored content or affiliate links. All opinions are my own. Thanks for supporting this site and my family! Please read my …

Cooking A Remarkable Oven Pot Roast Recipe

My Roast Recipe<p>In my opinion, there is <b>nothing better than a great roast for dinner</b>. Especially a roast cooked with potatoes and carrots.<p>When you come …

Gift Ideas For Tween Girls They Will Love - 2017 Christmas Guide | OMG! Gift Emporium

Are you looking for cool Christmas or birthday gift ideas for tween girls? Speaking from experience, 8 to 12 year old girls can be a little tricky to …

Old Fashioned Bread Pudding Recipe - Oh Yes!

Another family favorite recipe is the old fashioned bread pudding recipe from our archives that is wonderfully yummy as is or is excellent for a …

Sunbeam Electric Heated Throw Blanket

One of the best gifts I have ever received is my Sunbeam Electric Heated Throw Blanket! My brother and sister-in-law gave it to me for Christmas a …

Decorations