PJ 241 – Salvaged Garden Art Projects

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  Welcome to Party Junk 241 – Salvaged Garden Art Projects Every Friday, 7PM through Sunday 11 PM Pacific Happy weekend, and thanks for coming to the place where upcycles are the ultimate! Here are a few highlights from last weekend’s Party Junk 240… Board track racer yard art / Pieced Pastimes All is not quite […]

Keynote speaker, BlogPodium, Toronto, Me? Yes! – 1

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This day started just like any other day. My freshly brewed hot coffee joined me for my morning browse online.   Spam / delete.   Spam  / delete.   Oh… now there’s a nice comment!   Spam / delete. Hmmm… this one doesn’t look like spam… Click…”   “Hi Donna, I don’t think our paths have […]

Rare vintage hand garden tools… the finishing touch?

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Do you ever find it can take an eternity to finish a project? Sometimes even a small one? In the repurposed world, you generally wait until you land the perfect something. It’s not like you can whip up a true authentic antique. Emulate yes, but it’s not quite the same, is it? When I was decorating […]

Get a full flowerbed with less – plus other garden cheater tips

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Welcome to my little slice of garden Heaven from my back yard!  So… this flowerbed is very full, lush, green and all that good stuff. Nature driven even. Must have cost a fortune to fill, right?  But not all is what it appears to be. This flowerbed is filled to the brim with flowerbed cheats. How […]

PJ 240 – Patriotic Upcycled Projects

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  Welcome to Party Junk 240 – Patriotic Upcycled Projects Every Friday, 7PM through Sunday 11 PM Pacific  Well hello once again, especially to those that are feeling especially patriotic this weekend! With Memorial and Canada Day fast approaching, here are some patriotic upcycled projects to get you ready to create to help you celebrate… Baseball bat flag […]

If rustic garden sheds could tell stories

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You guys are so sweet! After my Less Than Pinterest Worthy post yesterday, some of you were consoling me over my poor, barren yard. Thank-for being so thoughtful! But I did a little something about it today. The rustic garden shed got some new accessories AND flowers. It’s still early in the year, but things are looking up! At least […]

Living with a less than Pinterest worthy yard

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You may be a little shocked with today’s post. You won’t see things just so, complete with glorious shots.  Uneyecandy for sure. Today I am living with a less than Pinterest worthy yard. When you look at EVERYTHING that has to be done as a whole, it’s impossible to tackle. You have no idea how […]

PJ 239 – an upcycled link party

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  Welcome to Party Junk 239 – Upcycled link party Every Friday, 7PM through Sunday 11 PM Pacific  Welcome weekend, and to all of you upyclers out there! I was feeling in a random mood today, so here are a few highlights from last weekend’s link party to kick this party off right… DIY mercury bird feeders […]

One gorgeous photo tour of Salt Lake City, Utah

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I’m one of those people that love to travel. I love everything about it! Even waiting in airports. The food, the shopping, the structure itself, the anticipation, it’s all cool! Except for my heavy suitcases. I need to learn how to pack light. When I took in the Snap Conference, I knew I had to add […]