Crafts, Decorating, Humor

Workin’ With What Ya Got- Letters & Lamps

I got this H last year from Hobby Lobby: I love letters.   Gold is fine and all but it doesn't really go with my things. So I kept it this color for over 6 months before I said, "that's it! You are getting painted!" I really did say that. I talk to inanimate things… Continue reading Workin’ With What Ya Got- Letters & Lamps

Decorating, Halloween, Holidays

Workin’ With What Ya Got- Fall Mantel 2011

I would like to mention that today would have been my Grandma's 107th birthday. She passed away four years ago, right before my daughter Ella (and her namesake) was born. I miss her so much every day and I think about her all the time. Happy Birthday, Gramma, we miss you so much.  So it's that… Continue reading Workin’ With What Ya Got- Fall Mantel 2011

Food, Humor, Link Party

Four Ingredient Recipes- Meatball Subs

I got this recipe a few years back from the Chicago Tribune and have been making it ever since. This is a great recipe for game day and it makes a lot so if you are having 6-8 people over, you won't need to double this. Meatball Subs 1- package of frozen meatballs 2- 1… Continue reading Four Ingredient Recipes- Meatball Subs

Crafts, Decorating, Dollar Tree, Link Party, Pinterest

Dollar Tree Craft- Cute Glass Holders Of Schtuff

Looking for more Dollar Tree crafts? Head here for my all-time favorite Dollar Tree crafts.     I was trying to think of a cool name for my latest Dollar Tree craft and do you think I could think of anything better than Glass Holders Of Schtuff? Nope. Knick knack holders? No. Glass candle-like thingamajiggy?… Continue reading Dollar Tree Craft- Cute Glass Holders Of Schtuff

Childhood, Food, Humor, Link Party

Four Ingredient Recipes- Wiener Winks. I Said Wiener

This recipe is a favorite from my youth! Actually, my brother is the one who reminded me of this gem a few months ago while we were talking on the phone. Our school cafeteria system had the best food when we were small in the rural Ohio school we attended. This was back when the lunch… Continue reading Four Ingredient Recipes- Wiener Winks. I Said Wiener

Decorating, Family, Humor, Link Party

Workin’ With What Ya Got- A Chalkboard Wall? Plus Meet Lucy!

[spacer height="20px"] So I have officially stepped over the boundaries of sanity. No, I didn't spray paint the cat, that would be ridiculous. Because we don't have a cat. No friends, I have outdone even that. I painted one of my walls in my kitchen with...wait for it......chalkboard paint. See I got inspired by my… Continue reading Workin’ With What Ya Got- A Chalkboard Wall? Plus Meet Lucy!

Crafts, Decorating, Humor, Link Party, Pinterest

Goodwill Craft- Creating a Round Mirror

  I was on Crackerist...I mean Pinterest a few weeks ago and found this lovely room: TOOK DOWN THIS PICTURE BECAUSE I DON'T WANT TO GET SUED. IT WAS ROUND AND PRETTY. TRUST ME. I love the whole room and all but what really drew me in was the mirror over the fireplace. I loved… Continue reading Goodwill Craft- Creating a Round Mirror