Layering your vignettes 101 (vignette party Sat!)

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I’m always caught offguard when my mom says, “You have a way with grouping things.” That’s when I look around and think, “Huh?” I totally have this thing for creating layers upon layers when arranging vignettes. It always surprises me when someone says something to draw attention to them because they are simply the norm here. […]

Linky party today! Introducing a ‘change my mind’ coffee table.

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Welcome to Funky Junk’s Saturday Nite Special linky party! Feel free to grab the funky barn star button (coding on the right sidebar widget)  to share the fun! (this picture won’t be enough unless you add your own link to it, due to ‘funky junk’ isn’t my blog address) This party is about any project […]

The mothership of opportunity has flown in!

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I said YES. If you’ve followed my passion series recently, you know that we’ve been talking about finding that true passionate thing that your heart yearns to do. (I can’t believe I said YES!) The quaint little village I live in has something that’s called a Christmas Craft Crawl. All the crafty home spun artisian […]

Featuring You! ~ Part 3

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Greetings all! You saw Part 2 yesterday and here’s the last edition of our little Featuring You series. Enjoy! Reinvented  Chalkboard contact paper project. COOL! Cheap Chic Home Colour vs. black and white photos? Great tip to help you decide! Mustard Seed Creations Poly and glazing technique. Brilliant info! The Little Green Bean Coffee bar makeover – […]

Featuring You! ~ Part 2

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Part 1 was sooo awesome. Ready for more lovely inspiration? Here’s Part 2! Someday Crafts adorable ghost pumpkins! Blue Clear Sky favorite things post – there is nothing I do not love about this pic! A Day in the Life this pumpkin so makes me snicker! Northern Cottage I about died when I saw this […]

Featuring YOU! ~ Part 1

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Didja hear the news?!? Funky Junk is hosting a Saturday Nite Special linky party! We all know anything goes on weekends! So throw on your pj’s, come as you are and link up any of your projects you’ve created! Winners that are followers win a FULL FEATURE INTERVIEW the following week! What this means is not only will I […]

Defining your Passion – my story

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Do you know of anyone living their passion? I mean truely? Is this passion their life’s work? Does their offtime simply blend into their passion time with no wall in between? I have a friend like that. And until I started persuing my own passion, I didn’t quite get it. I thought my friend just […]

Featuring… come on in and see!

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Remember that post where The DIY Showoff did a feature on my blog? And you made comments?? And I promised to feature someone in return to spread the feature love??? Well, the decision was pretty over the top difficult! I visited every single one of your blogs and it was a nail biter! Who who who? […]

Video paint tip ~ how to cut in

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Around these parts it’s trim painting time! I am going after a tone on tone effect around the windows, which blends oh so very well with the black coffee colour on the roofline and soon to be doors. I can’t wait! Here are my dream kitchen windows from the outside. You can see the trim […]

Featuring…. Rhoda!

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I have a BIG treat for you. If you don’t know who this gal is yet, allow me to introduce you. This is the lovely Rhoda, from the enormously popular blog, Southern Hospitality.  I personally came across Rhoda one day when she posted a comment on my blog back in the olden days (about a year […]