Sweater to Cowl Neck 0

Sweater to Cowl Neck

This project is using another section of the sweater we used to make a Christmas stocking.  Here is the original sweater again (inside out). The neck of this sweater is hanging over the back...

Button Christmas Tree 0

Button Christmas Tree

Growing up my grandmother worked in a button shop and as a result button crafts have always been a huge part of our lives.  Today’s project is a very kid friendly project (with supervision). ...

Emotional Video – Man With Autism Sings His Heart Out 0

Emotional Video – Man With Autism Sings His Heart Out

You have got to see this video.  As the mom of special needs children this video is so inspiring and very impactful. Man with autism sings his heart out

Salt 2


Salt is sometimes given a bad rap.  A minimum of 500 mg per day of sodium is recommended by the National Academy of Sciences to maintain good health.  Most American’s reach that minimum easily. ...

Our First Snowman of the Season 0

Our First Snowman of the Season

Still trying to use up leftover wood – I can tell you I can do tons of projects for at least a year with all the wood we have…  Not enough for me to...

You have to check this out – just bragging 1

You have to check this out – just bragging

When my stepson was younger (as was I) we were both learning guitar together and would spend alot of time playing and singing.  Then three more kids came along and he progressed on guitar...

Sweater to Christmas Stocking 0

Sweater to Christmas Stocking

I have been saving the sweaters everyone no longer needs for a multitude of purposes.  There are so many things you can do with sweaters, jeans and tshirts – the sky is truly the...

Christmas Spirit 0

Christmas Spirit

Last night we had a great time at the annual Frostival event.  This morning it continued with breakfast with Santa, Frosty and Rudolf. We went from breakfast to swimming for an hour, to Lowes...

CD Rack – Or Is It? 0

CD Rack – Or Is It?

I picked up this CD rack from the thrift store.  I have no use for a CD rack but I had an entirely different plan for this.  I needed a tie rack for my...

Frostival 0


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...