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...

Kids and ideas 0

Kids and ideas

We have always had quite a few dogs.  Depending on time – at least three but as many as five.  The kids form attachments and the loss of the pets is always so hard...

Kids… 1

Kids…

Well my kids have certainly been paying attention to what I am doing – for better or worse.  I keep checking on them (we have a 100% fenced in yard) and always have to...

Another clock redo 0

Another clock redo

This clock redo didn’t come out as well as the other – but mostly because of the photo I chose.  I know the photo is too small but it is an unstretched canvas shot...

All you ever wanted to know about Catalinas 0

All you ever wanted to know about Catalinas

A catalina is considered a coupon.  They are offered by manufacturers to provide customers with additional savings.  Catalinas print out of the small machines next to the registers (not all stores have them).  These...