How to make pipe curtain rods with sheet curtains – plus video

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Hey everyone! Remember my photo studio in part 1?   Here’s the promised tutorial on how to make pipe curtain rods with sheet curtains – plus video! If you love industrial with a dash of beach, you’ll love this look. These pipe rod cheap sheet curtains are so easy to make, and help to diffuse the sunlight […]

Rustic valentines and a photography class.

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I’m not big on decorating for special occasions. Do I sound like a scrooge? My ladder plant stand above is an example of spring, summer, fall and winter decorating in my home. What do you think?! So why the snowless winter mantel or pumpkin filled front entry? Well, I have a method to my madness. […]

If a junker had a product line… and more iPhone fun

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I don’t know what I’d do without my iPhone.  Did you know I have two? Not on purpose. I lost #1 then bought #2, then #1 came home but then I lost #2 and needed #1 again. #2 was returned so now I’m back to two. Some people only need one but I guess when […]

SNS 172 – link up your ‘Junky Hang Ups!’

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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. This yardstick coat rack definitely measures up with junkin’ me! By breida with a b. […]

Who’s really who… and the winner!

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Ohhh the memories! Growing up on the farm was an amazing life! I also clearly remember all my favorite toys like it was yesterday. Footies, Easy Bake Oven, Jane West and all her gear, Barbies, Clackers, Flatsy, Kiddles, Etch a Sketch, Chrissy, Tippy Toes, black velvet horse posters and of course, Gumby and Polky. (check […]

Guess who’s who for a chance to win a $300 Lowes gift card!

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  “Yay! We have a winner!!! Feel free to keep trying but the prize is claimed. We’ll reveal who won and all of the answers in an upcoming reveal post soon!” Let’s take a ride in that DeLorean parked outside and go back in time. Back to a time before there was Pinterest, Facebook and […]

How to use TweetChat (for twitter parties)

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    So you’re invited to a Twitter Party! These things are fast and furious, but can be a ton of fun! But your experience can definitely be enhanced using the right program. I suggest using TweetChat. Why When you join a Twitter Party, you’ll need to enter the given hashtag so the party can […]

My 6 ridiculously easy, free, life changing habits

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In December, I started to feel incredibly yukky. Just tired, lazy, desiring to sleep the day away as soon as I got up. Well, I decided that just wouldn’t do. So I established some goals, then got to work. I quickly realized, it only took 6 ridiculously easy and even FREE habits that dramatically changed […]

SNS 171 – link up your Charming Chalkboards!

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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.Yay, chalkboards! Isn’t it cool how this paint has really taken off in the DIY world? […]

Creating picture frame storybooks… with junk

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Do you remember my vintage typewriter I had all decked out with the Christmas decorating? She’s sporting a new outfit these days. But it’s more than just about a pretty outfit this round. Some use… traditional picture frames in their home, but I just pull out special junk pieces that help further tell the picture’s story. […]