ENDING THE EMBARRASSMENT: The Coat Closet

Basket with outdoor gear

Our coat closet has been a complete embarrassment since the first day we moved into this house. Coats, mittens…the vacuum cleaner.  You get it.  It was so bad in fact that I refuse to show you a “before” shot.  (oh the … Continue reading

WHAT A HOOT! Owl pillow décor

placemat owl pillow decor

Fall is a busy time for DIY projects around this here blog. I never know what décor to tackle first – Halloween or fall?  This year (for many reasons) I chose fall. At least for outside. This is because I came … Continue reading

FORE-TY! The Golf Themed Party

DIY golf trophies

Darn, I should have used the “Fore-ty” thing for the party invites.  Just occurred to me.  HA!  Anyway, hubby had his big birthday this past week and since he’s addicted to golf – that was our theme!  We worked so … Continue reading

MY VACATION SOUVENIR: The antique sewing table

Antique sewing table ruler after

It used to be that when I went on vacation I bought myself a little something – clothes, jewelry, a bag – to remember the trip by.  Well, this summer I found myself nosing around the antique and junk shops instead. … Continue reading