There's something unique about creating seasonal decor from junk. Whether it's an old toolbox, a loaf pan, a cheesebox or a sewing machine drawer, by adding a couple more elements, you can achieve a memorable display. ... Read More about Junky Centerpieces
Tis the season for church sales! And the best part is...they are weather guaranteed! I went to two yesterday, and came home with a whole van load of goodies! ... Read More about Church Sales 101
This little corner of my dining room has been ignored for far too long! Thank goodness the church directory put a fire under me to get some family photos taken. And it's about time, since my firstborn is a senior this year! My planning of this photo display started long ... Read More about Family Photo Corner
Ah, the day after Christmas. The bathrooms are clean, the frig is clean and full of leftovers, the kids are lounging in their new comfy clothes, playing with their Christmas gifts. All is quiet and calm. Memories of 5 different Christmas Eve services ending in Silent Night, and a fresh Christmas ... Read More about Classic-Colored Christmas
It's that time in December; we're scrambling to find that "perfect" gift for our loved ones. This year, I'll be happy just to get any gifts, let alone a special, perfect gift for my family members! But maybe that's what makes memorable gifts so special...they don't happen easily or quickly. They ... Read More about Memorable Gifts
Well, the big reveal on the Bedroom Remodel is finally coming! I know you've been waiting, and wondering...did they ever get that bedroom done? Yes, but I haven't been able to put together final pic's because I needed to get the curtains sewed! There's always a little detail that doesn't get ... Read More about Closet Debut and Junky Organization
Once May 15 hits here in Minnesota, it's supposedly safe to plant, and I've been doing just that! Of course, at this early stage, my pots are not all full and beautiful, and definitely not picture-worthy. I even pinch all the flowers off, so they'll work on their roots for awhile. So I thought ... Read More about Junk in the Pots!
Baby, it's cold outside! Time to make a big pot of soup! Not only do we need something warm in our tummies, but we need as many veggies as we can get to fight all the germs around us! ... Read More about Winter Soups: Vegetable Beef Barley