For the most part, this post is going to be about a garden project I did for my granddaughter; but first I, like everyone else on the planet, need to address this pandemic situation. At first, as concerning as it all was, I tried to look at the time as an opportunity (you know, every … Continue reading Gardening With Grandkids (among other things)
It's been a hot second since I posted anything. I'd like to tell you it's because I've been working on so many projects that i just haven't had the time, but that would be a lie. The real reason I haven't posted is, I live in Michigan and it's winter. It happens around this time … Continue reading Black and Gold
I have been a busy little bee in the workshop lately, so busy in fact that I've struggled to find time to write new posts! Now that the holiday season is almost upon us, I thought I'd better share these little projects with you. First, a simple Dollar Tree project. They have this cute little … Continue reading Budget Christmas Decor Projects
Along with making the new wreaths I shared in my last post, I have also been giving the wreaths that I have used for years much needed makeovers. Beyond that, I've actually gone into the attic and retrieved all of my florals and garlands to see what sort of refreshing I could do to them … Continue reading Budget Christmas Wreath Pt. 2
Lately I have been slightly addicted to watching YouTube videos of people making Christmas decor out of items purchased at the dollar store; I'm a little obsessed with the idea and I decided I needed to try it myself. So here is what I made using dollar store items. Full disclosure: I used at least … Continue reading Budget Christmas Wreath Pt. 1
Figuring out all the details and making this Christmas wreath was so much fun!
A few weeks ago I decided it was time to move out of the big workshop and into the smaller one in my basement for the winter. I can work out in the barn in cooler temps, thanks to my heater, but it doesn't really stay warm it just takes the edge of the cold. … Continue reading Winter Workshop
The air is crisp and cool...time to break out those fall decorations!
Boy does summer get busy! I intended to write this a couple of weeks ago but apparently I've had other things to do. I love sitting on my deck, aka my Happy Place. It's my favorite spot to spend time. During the summer anything I can do from eating to working, I do out on … Continue reading Happy Place Upgrade
Dreams sometimes need to be re-imagined or reinvented.