A school photo 0

A school photo

Now isn’t this the best school picture EVER!  At least for him it is. Usually he has a forced smile and he looks like he is in pain.  Not this time.  He was so...

Awesome skyline 0

Awesome skyline

This morning there was a unique skyline with the sunrise.  The skyline appeared like this for a matter of less than a minute, then the sun continued to rise and the day progressed as...

Saving the shoes 10

Saving the shoes

My daughter loves her shoes and HATES sneakers.  We try and try to get her to enjoy sneakers but other than gym day at school – she is not at all interested in wearing...

Would you throw out a Gucci bag? 0

Would you throw out a Gucci bag?

I purchased a Gucci bag from the thrift store early this year.  The exterior of the bag was perfect and I paid a horribly small amount for it.  Problem is – once I went to...

Dill Pickles 5

Dill Pickles

This is my first attempt at canning pickles so I just used the pre-packaged dill mix.  But it appears as though they came out quite tasty.  The package was sold at Walmart in the...

Why I Blog 2

Why I Blog

I have a very very busy family life and career.  So I get this question a lot and I have thought long and hard many times – why do I blog?  Why stay up...

This week in pictures 0

This week in pictures

We have a camper that sleeps 13.  It can sleep 7 without openning up anything.  Yet, my son still decided he would rather sleep on the dog pillow on the floor than in a...

Book Table 1

Book Table

Today’s feature will be transforming a book into a table.  Enjoy… This project was fun.  I bought this very large book at a thrift store and only bought it because of its size and sturdiness. ...

Fruit Tower 2

Fruit Tower

What would you do with these… The size is very deceiving – they appear to be saucers and a martini glass – but they aren’t… But this will give you better perspective – it...

Rainbow sneakers 6

Rainbow sneakers

I still have alot of spray paint left so this was a quick and easy “use some up” project.  Of course it took so little of the paint it didn’t move me too much...