Sweet Summertime

Helllloooooo to my little blog. And hellllllooooo summertime. You sure came in with a bang. I’m telling you I love this time of year. Yes it’s hot. And yes we’re melting here in the South. But I love it. The … Continue reading

Faux Butcher Block, a Pink Island and Cupcakes

I know I know I know… Where have I been right? Well…I hibernate in the winter and make pretty things inside. I’ll post some of those things a little later on. Anyway….who doesn’t love butcher blocks, an island and cupcakes? … Continue reading

Kids and Scuff Marks

My kids are messy. And they don’t listen very well. I could say take your shoes off before going upstairs 100 times a day and they still trek their messy butts upstairs with their shoes on. And why do they … Continue reading

Signs, signs, everywhere there’s signs…

Oh my poor little blog. I promise I haven’t been ignoring you. I’ve been busy. Really I have. Here… I’ll show you what I’ve been working on. Be forewarned though because this post will be seriously picture overloaded. These are … Continue reading

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

This Ole Cabinet

In case you’ve been living under a rock this week there’s big news out there in the world. Yep.  That’s right. George Clooney is a married man. I know you care as much as I do. I really don’t understand … Continue reading

Hate it when this happens.

  Do you see that? Why oh why do makers of these products do these things to us? It drives me crazy and I really don’t have time to sit around and peel sticky stuff off of containers. So what’s … Continue reading

The Little Rack That Could

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Back before Christmas when everyone was asking “what in the world can I get you for Christmas”, my response was always the same. “Just go to the thrift store and buy me any old piece of wood furniture”. Well my … Continue reading