Trash to Treasure and a little bit SAD

I promised you a post yesterday unfortunately I failed. But I did take two naps so it wasn’t a complete and total waste. I know I’ve mentioned this before but I don’t like winter. I don’t like it being cold, … Continue reading

I’m Such a Tease

Remember a week or so ago when I teased about some stuff I was working on. I posted it on FB so if you don’t follow me on FB you missed out. But really…why are you not following me on … Continue reading

The Twilight Zone and a Painted Suitcase

I’m raising teenagers.  Again. It’s like the third circle of hell.  Again. These years are like the ‘Twilight Zone’ stage of child rearing. The situations I’m faced with today… They are not in any parenting books. They weren’t there 10 … Continue reading

Mid Century 3-Tier Vintage Metal Cart Makeover

I’d be willing to bet that at one point or another everyone has had or has seen one of these metal carts. They were huge back in the day and in my opinion they are still huge. Or at least … Continue reading

Little Girl…Don’t Grow Up So Fast

My kids are a little too old to be exchanging Valentines in class anymore. (sniff sniff) But back when they weren’t and they enjoyed exchanging valentine cards, I put together a cute little valentine box for my daughter. You’ll never … Continue reading

Vintage Sewing Box turned Firewood Crate

Vintage sewing boxes are one of those things you see at a yard sale or thrift store and you just have to buy. Am I right? But then it sits. And sits. And sits. Until you see your husband lugging arm … Continue reading

From Drab to Fab

I told you I would be back yesterday to show you a furniture makeover. I lied. Sorry. I spent most of the day feeding the fireplace and buried under a blanket watching Hallmark movies. 18 degrees with a 3 degree … Continue reading

Happy New Year!

I took some time off. From blogging that is. There’s never really any time off when you’re a mom. Am I right? Halloween came and went. After that…Thanksgiving and Christmas were here. Then gone. Just like that. Poof. We had … Continue reading