First day on the beach 0

First day on the beach

Although our “camping” season doesn’t start til next week I just couldn’t wait one more weekend for the beach.  So the kids and I went to the beach today.  It could have been a...

The huge dog pillow 0

The huge dog pillow

Out of necessity I decided to make an indestructible dog pillow.  I didn’t win that pursuit by the way.  But here is the path I chose.  We have a huge English Mastiff – who...

Diappearing dog – one mystery solved 0

Diappearing dog – one mystery solved

Our Newfoundland seems to keep disappearing right before our eyes from our yard – which is 100% fenced in – and then when panic sets in, she mysteriously reappears as though nothing has happened. ...

My day off 0

My day off

I had today (Wednesday) off from work and although I have absolutely one million necessary things to do and probably just as many things that I want to do – I ended up doing...

Prepare for Earth Day on 4/22 1

Prepare for Earth Day on 4/22

If you are looking for an Earth Day project here are a few: First – take any empty box you have lying around the house – box of candy (my personal favorite), box of...

The happy home 0

The happy home

Anthony and Sephora sooooo wanted smiley faces in our home.  They must have seen one somewhere and they knew we could make it happen.  So I took three plastic trays I had lying around...

The mix of big dogs and small kids 0

The mix of big dogs and small kids

What happens when you mix giant breed dogs, small kids and mud?  Just to prove there is a human being under all that mud!… A million coats and she had to wear a white...

A downside to all the projects 0

A downside to all the projects

My hands are taking a beating.  If it isn’t the paint that refuses to come off no matter how much I scrub; it is the mod podge; if not that – then the Goop...

Websites that I have found to be helpful in my coupon journey 0

Websites that I have found to be helpful in my coupon journey

There are huge numbers of websites for deals out there.  Generally I use the following and if they credit another site for their post – I go there to check it out. www.refundcents.com           $30...

Next project 0

Next project

Now that I have completed a desk and chair combination for Anthony’s room I have been given full reign to refinish all the furniture in his room.  I am so excited about this chance...