Trash to treasure cart
Decorating, Humor, Link Party

My New Green Cart

  A few weeks ago, my husband Mike had spent half a Saturday helping our neighbors set up a wood play area in their backyard. In my day, they were called swing sets but now they are fancier and can do everything from babysitting your children to doing your taxes. They had acquired it for… Continue reading My New Green Cart

Decorating, Family, Link Party

Evolution of a Room

  There are many great things about having a blog. - you can write it off as a major corporation in Switzerland * - when people ask what you do for a living, you get to tell them, "I am a writer" when in all actuality, you eat Dove chocolate all day while taking quizzes… Continue reading Evolution of a Room

Decorating, Humor, Link Party

Turning the Partridge Family Desk Into Something Less Shameful

I know how all y'all hate a DIY post around here but I needed to write this one. I did. It was necessary. Because I can't believe it was only last July that I painted this desk. A mere 15 months ago that this desk was all pretty and happy and now it is missing… Continue reading Turning the Partridge Family Desk Into Something Less Shameful

Decorating, Halloween, Link Party

Halloween 2015. Nothing to See Here, Nothing to See

Every year since the inception of this blog, I have been writing about my fall decorating. It's kind of a big deal around here. Back in the olden days, I used to share tutorials on things such as how to make crafts and something called...tell me if you have heard of it...DIY. It is an… Continue reading Halloween 2015. Nothing to See Here, Nothing to See

Decorating, Humor, Pinterest

My Blue Period is Much Better Than Picasso’s Because He Didn’t Get Periods

*I recently migrated my blog and some of the pictures didn't make the move. So please excuse the words where pictures should be but I don't have the time or energy to find the pictures.    So I was sick of looking at this:   I painted this door almost three years ago. I KNOW… Continue reading My Blue Period is Much Better Than Picasso’s Because He Didn’t Get Periods

Decorating, Halloween, Holidays

Fall Starts the END of September. Pass it on. Halloween Mantel 2014

*I recently migrated my blog and some of the pictures didn't make the move. So please excuse the words where pictures should be.  DIY bloggers who start decorating for fall on September 1st are why people get angry at DIY bloggers. This is the same mentality as getting mad at Hobby Lobby for putting their… Continue reading Fall Starts the END of September. Pass it on. Halloween Mantel 2014

Childhood, Crafts, Decorating, Family, Humor, Link Party, Motherhood

“Kiddy Table Re-Do” RE-DO Do Be Do Be Doo

*I recently migrated my blog and some of the pictures didn't make the move. So please excuse the words where pictures should be. Almost three years to the day, I published a post about overhauling an old Ikea kid's table. This table has been around since my now 14-year- old was a toddler. It was… Continue reading “Kiddy Table Re-Do” RE-DO Do Be Do Be Doo