Decorating, Humor

Creating A Communication Center

  I have had a bug recently. Of the organizing kind. This is a very usual thing in my home for myself to do but lately, it's all I want to do when I have a free moment. Which is usually at 5 am or really late at night. I have always wanted a communication center for… Continue reading Creating A Communication Center

Chicago, Crafts, Decorating, Humor, Link Party

Goodwill Craft- 80’s Artwork Turned Cool Subway Art

I was in Goodwill last week and I spotted this hot chick:   VERY Brady Bunch. I loved the inlay and the frame color plus it was $3.99 and I thought I could make it into something much better. Let it live its best life ala, Oprah. Here's the plan: A little paint tape and… Continue reading Goodwill Craft- 80’s Artwork Turned Cool Subway Art

Decorating, Humor, Link Party

Using Finger Paint to Change Up a Mirror

  So the title is a little misleading because I didn't use actual finger paint. I used my finger and paint to create the look. But it will still cost less than finger paint. Remember my letter wall that became a non-letter wall with just a mirror on it that I talked about here?   Letter wall… Continue reading Using Finger Paint to Change Up a Mirror

Crafts, Humor, Link Party

Goodwill Craft- One Cool Way to Tell What’s For Supper

  I love frames. I especially love if I can re-purpose a frame to make a fun little accent piece in a very unexpected way.I was blog perusing one day a couple of months ago and I saw a cute idea for a menu plate for a kitchen that was made out of an old metal plate… Continue reading Goodwill Craft- One Cool Way to Tell What’s For Supper

Blogging, Humor

One Year Blog-A-Versary Spectacular!!!!!!

  So there is nothing really spectacular about this post. What am I saying, of course, there is! I have been a blogger for one year as of today!   I am so excited about this because when I started this, I never would have imagined I would have this much fun, meet so many neat and… Continue reading One Year Blog-A-Versary Spectacular!!!!!!

Crafts, Decorating, Humor

Workin’ With What Ya Got- A Cute Accent

  I love to look around my home and find things that were right in front of me all along but don't get noticed. Then I like to make them over (or under depending on the item) to really "shine". I had this cute little frame:   It's very shabby chic.   I took out… Continue reading Workin’ With What Ya Got- A Cute Accent

Decorating, Dollar Tree, Holidays, Link Party, Summer

I Plead The 4th- Cheap 4th Of July Decor Thanks To Dollar Stores Everywhere

I should re-name my blog "A Dollar Tree Life" because that seems to be the most common theme around here, doesn't it? In fact, when checking my stats I find that I get an average of 50 visitors a day just from people who google "dollar tree craft".So I will not disappoint with this post today! I… Continue reading I Plead The 4th- Cheap 4th Of July Decor Thanks To Dollar Stores Everywhere