Decorating, Link Party

Laundry Sucks. Let’s Make a Sign

  A few weeks ago I was perusing Pinterest and I found something so wonderful that I pinned it then emailed it to myself and texted it to myself for good measure. What? It's good. Just look.     After some clicking, it turns out a blog called A Girl and a Glue Gun made this.… Continue reading Laundry Sucks. Let’s Make a Sign

Link Party

Candy Bar Wreath. Because Nothing Says “I Love You” Like a Root Canal

2021 calls for a candy bar wreath, doesn't it?  First published April 20, 2015 I love to come up with fun things for my children. But I rarely think of them. I can thank other people for the ideas, and I have no shame in admitting that. In fact, I bet if you searched my… Continue reading Candy Bar Wreath. Because Nothing Says “I Love You” Like a Root Canal

Childhood, Humor

There’s Something Fishy About These Valentines

I adore everything about this little post...the little handwriting, the little fingers writing out her valentines for her preschool class. Sigh.  Happy Valentines Day to all of you lovely people. I love you all. 🙂  First published February 4, 2013 I had found these adorable Valentine's on Pinterest a while back and then I went… Continue reading There’s Something Fishy About These Valentines

Humor

Pom Pom Wreath

My friend Melissa left me some things when she was getting ready to move to California a few weeks ago. Like this amazing wreath:   Normally when I have things like these lying around, I completely forget about them, but not this time.  I bought a bag of pom-poms at the craft store: Because who… Continue reading Pom Pom Wreath

Chicago, 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: 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 chalkboard spray paint. Sprayed… Continue reading Goodwill Craft- 80’s Artwork Turned Cool Subway Art

Decorating, Favorite Things, Humor, Link Party, Marriage

My Most Favorite Project to Date

  I love when a good thing comes together, don't you?  I've had this old entertainment center door in our basement storage area for a while: It was on an old entertainment center we had donated but we left the door behind. I had my husband hold on to it because I liked it. No sentimental… Continue reading My Most Favorite Project to Date