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...

Rules of the House 0

Rules of the House

These house rules were instituted around January and they have been working very well.  We have this poster hanging on the wall above the kids computers for them to see at all times.  They...

The antique frame end result 0

The antique frame end result

Well, I went with a more traditional finish to the frame – a simple photo (one of mine).  I went with this photo because the horizon is so dark that it looks black and...

Not again… 0

Not again…

Well my kids do love me and tend to share EVERYTHING with me. So for the third time in two months I am sick. Fortunately for my readers I prepost as much as possible...

Pieced together 0

Pieced together

Yesterday’s post dealt with some unstretched canvas photos I had and didn’t know what to do with.  So today’s post is two more of those unstretched canvas just pieced together on some foam board...

I am the best mom in the world… 0

I am the best mom in the world…

Well at least according to the kids… I’ll take what I can get. So this is how I have achieved that status: I fix their clothes; I make them into something else; or I...

Antique Frame 2

Antique Frame

One of the things I love to do is buy frames.  Any frame that captures my eye.  Sometimes I leave them as is and just replace the picture with mine – sometimes I redo...