Welcome to 12 Days of Christmas 2013! Intro

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My friends, you have been very patient with me. I haven’t shown you anything Christmas related yet because I’ve been creating and stock piling like crazy behind the scenes. But wait no more!  Welcome to 12 Days of Christmas 2013! We are at it again! You’re about to step into the festive homes of 8 […]

Party Junk 215 – Christmas junk ornaments

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  Welcome to Party Junk 215 – Christmas junk ornaments   Home Decor / Gardening Crafts / Sewing / Recipes / Printables / Blog Tips *Theme of the Week *Every Friday noon Pacific thru Sunday *new time due to popular request I’m looking for new and cool ideas for Christmas ornaments. There’s certainly no shortage, thanks […]

How to shop nature for Christmas decorating

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I thought I was so smart, and brought out a faux Christmas tree from storage. I tried to cheat and leave the lights on and just poof out the branches, but it looked awful. So I stripped the lights off and did it right… straightened each and every branch one. by. one. It still looked […]

No sew burlap coffee bean sack sofa pillows… instantly!

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 One frequent question I get asked are where I get my burlap sofa pillows from.  I’m nearly embarrassed to tell you how ridiculously easy it is to get this instant look with these no sew burlap coffee bean sack sofa pillows. But I will anyway. Non sewers unite! Collecting burlap coffee bean sacks are the […]

Make an instant junky toolbox charging station

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 I am a collector of old rusty banged up toolboxes. Like a child may covet cuddly teddy bears, if I spot a toolbox in a pile of rubble, it shall be mine, even if I have to wear hip waders to get it. Not that I’ve ever had to… but by golly I would! So […]

Party Junk 214 – 75+ salvaged junk Christmas trees

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Welcome to Party Junk 214 – salvaged junk Christmas trees   Home Decor / Gardening Crafts / Sewing / Recipes / Printables / Blog Tips *Theme of the Week *Every Friday noon Pacific thru Sunday *new time due to popular request I normally wait until December to run Christmas themed link parties, however, when I spotted […]

How to winterize an rv by blowing out the lines

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We were backing out of the driveway, taking off into town yesterday when my son piped up, “Mom, it’s 1 degree out! It’s nearly ready to snow, right?!” SCREEEEECH!!!!! Yes, son, it’s nearly ready to snow. And good golly, I could have busted my travel trailer! I had forgotten to drain the the water lines […]

Junk Santa and cat elves in full swing

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We’ve had a little change of plans this Christmas.  Plan A was all about escaping to the tropics! It’s so hard to get away without my son missing out on school, so we either had Christmas, spring break, or summer to choose from.  Well, I waited too long for the Christmas time slot. I started […]

Party Junk 213 – salvaged junk bathroom vanities

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Welcome to Party Junk 213 – Salvaged Junk Bathroom Vanities   Home Decor / Gardening Crafts / Sewing / Recipes / Printables / Blog Tips *Theme of the Week Every Friday, 12:00 PM thru Sunday, 11pm Pacific I hereby announce I’m about to dive head deep into a bathroom makeover, and I’d sooooo love some […]

Milk paint line vs. junk that’s so fine

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Dear neighbours… I know. You live next to a junker, and I feel for you! I vision folks coming home, noting it must be garbage day when they face my place, then gasp and run indoors when they clue in. No, it’s just another junkin’ haul that won’t fit in my garage. Ah well! Let’s […]