Wall Decor 7

Wall Decor

This piece of wall decor was created from items that I just couldn’t throw away.  We had one of those small (cheap) wooden round tables that I used the legs on another project.  I...

Uses for Oatmeal Style Cannisters 0

Uses for Oatmeal Style Cannisters

I want to make everything on this list but since I don’t eat oatmeal or anything else that comes in this type of cannister (like chocolate milk powder) – I can’t….  I know, play...

Corner Bookmarks 3

Corner Bookmarks

There are many ways to make “Corner Bookmarks” and some of them are quite elaborate and beautiful.  I may eventually make some of those.  But for today – I chose to recycle.  For this...

Coming Back From Hurricane Irene 1

Coming Back From Hurricane Irene

This post was originally going to be a happy post – but in the end I need to add something not so happy.  This will be the Good, the Bad and the Ugly of...

Portable Tic Tac Toe 1

Portable Tic Tac Toe

We spend a great deal of time on the road and my kids love tic tac toe and hangman.  I found this item at the thrift store.  It looks like a house door and...

Hurricane Irene 0

Hurricane Irene

Well – my area of Connecticut is like a ghost town.  We are still without power (as is 98% of the area) from Hurricane Irene and there are still downed trees and power lines...

Long Sleeve Hoodie to Short Sleeve 2

Long Sleeve Hoodie to Short Sleeve

I love buying things on clearance and making them more useful.  My daughter loves Justin Bieber – what little girl doesn’t.  I found these long sleeve hoodies at Walmart on clearance for $3.00 (yes...

Low Fat Pizza 5

Low Fat Pizza

I love pizza – but I don’t care for tons of toppings.  My all time favorite pizza is plain old hamburger pizza with onions.  But in the real world – I can’t eat alot...

New Blog Design 0

New Blog Design

I am very excited to roll out my new blog design.  Swing on by and check it out!  It is so very different from my original design and I hope you like it as...

Quick and Easy Nightgown 1

Quick and Easy Nightgown

This was an experiment and it worked out lovely.  I wanted to whip up a nightgown for my daughter – who is addicted to dresses and nightgowns.  I have made some elaborate nightgowns but...