Todays News 1

Todays News

Today was a tough day for news in CT – particularly Eastern CT.  First thing this morning there was yet another house fire.  Things have been so dry here that fires are happening every...

Rockin With Rita – Makin’ Candies 0

Rockin With Rita – Makin’ Candies

This post is a contribution from my mother in law.  She has been working so hard making candies for her brother.  The tractors and cows are my favorites. Which are yours?


Sundays With Sephora – Easter Bag

I bought these cheap hand towels from the Target dollar section figuring Sephora and I could make pillows out of them.  However, she had different plans.  She wanted an Easter bag for her Easter...

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Glow in the Dark Eggs

We will be doing an Easter Egg hunt on Easter morning.  But today – just for fun we had our first ever glow in the dark Easter Egg Hunt after sunset.  The kids had a...

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Coke and Mentos

I had grand plans for this post but after attempting this experiment three times – this is all I am left with… My daughter kept getting herself all set and ready for the resulting...

The ReUpholstered Hassock 0

The ReUpholstered Hassock

Remember this: Well, when I reupholstered this we did not have puppies in the house and I only used a thin quilting fabric.  That was more than sufficient for normal human use. But now...

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Pinterest Pride

From my Board – Stuff too cool not to save!  Seriously! Double Rocker Source Rain Shower Source Stairs/Slide Source Triple Beds Source Hidden Water Pools Source

Quick Crochet Scarf 0

Quick Crochet Scarf

My daughter loves to ask me to “whip things up”.  As we were running out the door to a movie and she was wearing one of the outfits I made her she insisted she...