Crafts, Decorating, Favorite Things, Humor

Favorite Projects of 2012

Wow, can you believe 2013 is almost here? I am still having trouble writing 2012 on my checks. This year has been a pretty amazing year in my blogging bubble for so many reasons. BlogHer adopting me, meeting amazing new blog friends in person (they actually do exist!), and meeting all of you new friends who come… Continue reading Favorite Projects of 2012

Childhood, Decorating, Humor

The Little Record Cabinet That Could

  So I have had this little cabinet in my home my entire adult life. It was a gift from my parents when I was in 8th grade to hold my records and cassette tapes. To clarify for my younger readers, that's like a cabinet to hold your iTunes gift cards. Originally it was white.… Continue reading The Little Record Cabinet That Could

Crafts, Humor, Pinterest

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

Crafts, Decorating, Family

Kids Craft- Making Their Artwork the Center of Your World

] I have had a kid's artwork wall in my home since 2005. That was when my oldest started kindergarten, and although I have always displayed her artwork on the fridge, she was coming home from school with some choice artwork that I wanted a special place for, not just in the kitchen. I even… Continue reading Kids Craft- Making Their Artwork the Center of Your World

Crafts, Decorating, Dollar Tree, Halloween, Humor, Link Party, Pinterest

Workin’ With What Ya Got- October 31st Sign

I get so excited when I can create fun accents or decor for my home using things I have just lying around. I had this frame: I also had this Halloween-ish scrapbook paper from last fall.   Then I found this paper frame.   If you ever get rid of a picture frame and it has… Continue reading Workin’ With What Ya Got- October 31st Sign

Decorating, Halloween, Holidays

Workin’ With What Ya Got- Fall Mantel 2011

I am always excited to decorate for fall. Maybe because it is the appetizer to decorating for Christmas and for those who love to decorate their homes, this is like our tax season. Or our March Madness. Or our spring break in Cabo. Maybe nothing like that, but when I saw that there will be… Continue reading Workin’ With What Ya Got- Fall Mantel 2011