Frostival 0

Frostival

Tonight was our Town’s Frostival.  This is one of the reasons we live here – our town does a great deal to celebrate our community and to benefit families – at no cost.  Tonight...

My Poor Daughter… 2

My Poor Daughter…

My youngest child has been initiated into a curse of girls/women.  Nope, not the one you are thinking (she is after all only six).  But the one where a round brush gets so tangled...

45 Christmas Gift Ideas 0

45 Christmas Gift Ideas

From the archives of The Stuff of Success TShirt Scarf Key Fob  Coasters  Sponge Bombs   Fabric Button Magnets Retractable Lanyards  Decorative Hair Elastics  Kool Aid Playdough  Bubble Gum Machine  Reflector Mock Watches  Snake Tie ...

Easy Apothecary Jars 0

Easy Apothecary Jars

This was a very quick project.  First I purchase two large glasses and two small crystal candlesticks from the thrift store – total $2. Now try to follow me on this one – Have...

Paper Tree Hanging 2

Paper Tree Hanging

I have seen projects like this floating around the web and decided to make a set with my daughter.  You can make them several ways such as framing them to place them on a...

Metallic Medallion 0

Metallic Medallion

I found this plastic medallion at the thrift store for $.99 and decided I just had to have it (I know you are surprised).  It was white with some hand painted (not well painted)...

How I Blog 4

How I Blog

Since I have already covered “Why I blog” – I figured I would cover “How I blog”. I am sure that what I am about to tell you is not rocket science and if...

This week… 0

This week…

While most of you were celebrating Thanksgiving yesterday, we held off til today.  We had family obligations that did not include dinner on Thanksgiving.  No problem – that is what works for us.  Here...

Make Your Own Thunder Sticks 2

Make Your Own Thunder Sticks

Have you ever gone to a professional game and many of the guests had the blow up thunder sticks?  They are sticks that when you bang them together make a very loud noise.  Basically,...

Gifts for the Yard 5

Gifts for the Yard

I still am trying to find uses for all the old lumber in my yard.  Most of it is pressure treated so we can’t just use it in the fire pit.  Recently, Someday Crafts...