Blown away by Bella Rustica

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I’m onstage right now about to go on with another workshop. This round it’s about working with tools. I had a few minutes to spare so I thought I’d share what’s on my heart. I think I cried all the way to the barn today. I looked and Linda, she looked at me and we […]

SNS 154 – Picture Perfect full room makeovers

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Welcome to Saturday Nite Special, the multi themed DIY link party!  * Home Decor / Gardening  * Crafts, / Sewing / Recipes / Printables / Blog tips * Theme of the week Every Fri 7pm  to Sunday 11 pm Pacific. Hello friends! I hope you will forgive the fact that there won’t be a SNS […]

T’was the night before Bella Rustica

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There are so many bonuses to going to Bella Rustica and just one of them is the natural beauty that surrounds Milky Way Farms. This farm was owned by the Mars bar creator, hence the name. It’s 1000’s of acres of incredible rolling hills with historic old barns. … continued – picture heavy … I’ve […]

Getting spoiled with catfish, friends and fun in NashVegas

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 I don’t know if Nashville just knew I was coming or not, but man is there ever alotta cool junk around these parts! (photo heavy post) I’m getting spoiled. Bella Rustica’s founder Linda graciously put me up in her own home for a couple nights and  my oh my that’s a post in itself.  You […]

A cool vintage purse and a passion

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I’ve always been partial to vintage thift store purses but have never really found one I could fall in love with. Until today. There’s a cool place in my town called Unika, which sells new and used fashion items. One of their specialities is their vintage purses. Well, this one stopped me at a complete […]

SNS 153 – creative table runners linkup

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Welcome to Saturday Nite Special, the multi themed DIY link party!  * Home Decor / Gardening  * Crafts, / Sewing / Recipes / Printables / Blog tips * Theme of the week Every Fri 7pm  to Sunday 11 pm Pacific.back to this. It just works. 🙂 A table is just a table until it houses […]

Biz cards, bloggers and Bella Rustica linkup!

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Oh goodness gang… my Bella Rustica weekend is fast approaching! I’m flying in a week early on Sunday AM to help decorate the show as well as take in some Tennessee sights and sunsets. The saying ‘there’s nothing like a deadline’ has certainly rung true many times over this round. Here’s what’s been going down… […]

Dried hydrangea dresser… outdoors

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This dried hydrangea stuffed dresser came quite by accident today. My friend Torrey had a bunch of junk on the curb and she notified me to come on over and pick it over.  Then on my way out I had a fabulous brainstorm to ditch this little vintage dresser standing in my way. Well, friend #2 […]

My photoshoot with Zoe Brown Photography

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When Bella Rustica requested some head shots of me, I knew I was in trouble. I had been mucking about with iPhone and iMac shots and knew I had to get serious. So I called upon Zoe Brown Photography. Zoe is my nieces’ daughter. She’s only 15 and already knows where she’s taking her life. […]

SN 152 – unique window treatments

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Welcome to Saturday Nite Special, the multi themed DIY link party!  * Home Decor / Gardening  * Crafts, / Sewing / Recipes / Printables / Blog tips * Theme of the week Every Fri 7pm  to Sunday 11 pm Pacific.My preference with windows is allow the sun to stream right on in. We are blessed […]