My own Blissdom weekend… at home

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  This past weekend my son went to his dad’s, so I was free and clear to roam wherever the wind blew me. It actually started off a little blue. I was watching twitter and blogland with all the Blissdom updates and I nearly ran to the airport, taking a nosedive into a closing door […]

Sat Nite Special #67 brings you – centerpieces!

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Welcome to Saturday Nite Special #67, the ‘centerpiece’ edition! If you’re new here, join in! There are three categories to link to. Home Decor as well as Crafts, Sewing, Recipes, plus the 3rd themed link up which stays open indefinitely. Check below for this weekend’s theme. Party starts Fri night and ends Sunday 11pm pacific, so you have […]

Giving away GOOD stuff to good folks

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  I had a goofy experience with Craigslist. I had an armoire for sale and had some folks come to take a peek. I spent the entire day before cleaning my house for the viewing.  Did they take it? No. And then the email requests for viewing grew. BUT most wanted to just take a […]

Old signs are definitely (one of) ‘my things’

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I told myself I was going to stay off the computer and get some stuff done.   So I made an attempt. I had a stack of new magazines I hadn’t yet touched, so when it was reading time for my son, we sat together flipping our own desired pages.   So, I’m going to […]

Blog tips – how to find html code FAST

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Html searching. Bleah. If you’re anything like me, you’ve ventured into the computer geek area due to all this html tweaking on the ‘ol blog. And all that endless scrolling to find the right code to tweak… very tedious. But did you know there’s a pretty easy way to search for your desired html code? […]

The dresser with an identity crisis

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So, I was trying to get all fancy, MMS style, and decorate a little dresser I had. It was pretty beat up and it had hand painted numbers on it as a workshop demo long ago. Ignoring the numbers, I was trying to come up with a new design for it. Warning: these are not […]

Sat Nite Special #66 brings you – What is it? junk!

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  Welcome to Saturday Nite Special #66, the ‘What is it? junk edition! If you’re new here, join in! There are three categories to link to. Home Decor as well as Crafts, Sewing, Recipes, plus the 3rd themed link up which stays open indefinitely. Check below for this weekend’s theme. Party starts Fri night and ends Sunday 11pm […]

Romantic Homes feature and a new camera

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First off, thanks so much for all your advice on the blog and Facebook about ideas for my downstairs office.You’ve given me so many wonderful ideas to work from! I can’t wait to try a few and I’ll be sure to keep you updated. Moving along… Guess most of you have figured out by now […]

I need your advice – for ugly office #2

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Not long ago, ugly office #2 looked like this. This is an above ground basement room. Nasty nasty BIG popcorn ceiling, bad wood moldings with some strange beams on the ceiling,  awful brown doors with dog holes clawed through some. Nasty all around. It became a great place to store my dream hardwood flooring. And […]

Advertise on Funky Junk

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Advertise on Funky Junk! If you’re wishing for more exposure for your business, you’ve come to the right place! FJI currently accepts sidebar advertising and other options to suit. Loads of interaction with visitors, fun events, and plenty of traffic will be leaving you glad you joined the fray. 🙂 Our Audience Those that visit […]