How to make a giant number or letter

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I wanted to make a cool number for SNS’s number theme this weekend. So when I came across the perfect plywood scrap at one of my work locations, ideas danced around in my head on what I’d whip up!  I started by freehand sketching what I had in mind. Should I cut a decal to […]

Themed linkups in alphabetical order.

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Need ideas?   Have your own project to share? The themed linkups (only) have been reopened for continual submissions! Your ongoing inspiration by categories… there’s nothing better. 🙂 Enjoy! (sidebar button now up!) (intro post HERE) Saturday Nite Special themed linkups A B benches  barn / farm / westernbird and nest things bulletin boards burlap […]

Success ~ how are you stopping your own?

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photo source Do you ever feel you stall your own success? I’m convinced I play this game on myself. I know roughly which direction I’d like to go, and know I can have it, but to take that next step is like walking off a cliff edge. And then we start our excuses we mask […]

Making your blog more visitor friendly

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This article was originally written for blogs under Blogger. However all the same principals apply to any blog.  Has the presence of word verification ever stopped you from commenting on another’s blog? How about the good ol’ noreply when you email another?  As a weekend host of a fairly large linkup event, I visit a […]

SNS #55 brings you ~ sticks/twigs/branches!

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NEW!  The TWIG themed linkup has been reopened and will stay open to encourage new twig linkups. Forever. 🙂 Please stay tuned for other awesome upcoming changes to help inspire you! Welcome to Saturday Nite Special #55, the sticks / twigs / branches edition! If you’re new here, join in! There are three categories to link […]

Gitter Done! – volume 6

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Welcome to “Gitter Done!” – volume 6 I gave you permission HERE to walk away from the computer to get some overdue DIY or non DIY tasks done and over with so you could blog allll about it. Misery loves company. 🙂 “Gitter Done!” and join in!  Knock knock.. Who’s there? Don’t show this to… […]

Taking amazing closeups with a point and shoot… of BOLTS. :)

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After you read this post, I PROMISE that you’ll fall in love with metal bolts and scream if you find a stash in… wherever bolts are stashed. And if you don’t, then certify me as having gone over and beyond the call of junk duty. I’m officially starting a bolt revolution.  Here and now. You […]

Crate (old) themed linkup

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Hi friends!  Bear with me as I better define some of the themed linkups tonite! I sure wish they didn’t show up on the blogroll… 🙂 I hope you enjoy the new format! And by all means, let me know what you think!Button to access the list is now located on the sidebar.  Do you […]

Chairs themed linkup

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Hi friends!  Bear with me as I better define some of the themed linkups tonite! I sure wish they didn’t show up on the blogroll… 🙂 I hope you enjoy the new format! And by all means, let me know what you think!Button to access the list is now located on the sidebar.  Do you […]

Sticks, twigs, branches themed linkup

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Hi friends!  Bear with me as I better define some of the themed linkups tonite! I sure wish they didn’t show up on the blogroll… 🙂 I hope you enjoy the new format! And by all means, let me know what you think!Button to access the list is now located on the sidebar. Do you […]