How do you get through tough times?

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 source Oh no! Flowers caught in the snow! Do you think they’ll make it? Lately, it seems no matter where I go or what I do, I’m finding flowers in the snow. Or should I say, good folks going through a surprisingly tough time. Is it the time of year? Are we suppose to be […]

The full home tour – Christmas 2010

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  I did it. I can’t believe I did it. I wasn’t going to get into Christmas this year. My wah wah post spelled it all out. I missed my mom and I just wanted to pout my way through the season. But then all the blogland party deadlines approached. And I did what any […]

SNS #60 brings you ~ your fav Christmas recipe

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Welcome to Saturday Nite Special #60, the fav Christmas recipe edition! If you’re new here, join in! There are three categories to link to. Home Decor as well as Crafts, Sewing, Recipes, plus the 3rd themed link up. Check below for this weekend’s theme. Party starts Fri night and ends Sunday 11pm pacific, so you have all weekend […]

A funny little sidetable (for Christmas)

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Do you remember my crazy radical junkin’ day next door? If you do, you’ll recall me sitting on this sawhorse while the festivities transpired. Well now… that was too good of a trinket to miss out on! So I hauled it inside and put it to work! Funky Junk style. 🙂 Check it out. It […]

My Whoville Junk Memory Christmas tree

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    I landed a Whoville type tree this year. And I couldn’t be more pleased! You see, after 20 long years, I decided to bite the bullet and get a real Christmas tree. I like my fake one, but I really desired to smell pine and enjoy a real authentic looking tree in the […]

Gearing up for a slightly different Christmas

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  Me ~ “I have an idea. Why don’t we go to Harrison (a nearby lakeside resort) this Christmas, stay in a nice room, and go swimming in the hot pools? We can even have a turkey dinner there!” This request didn’t go over well with my son.  Son ~ “WHY? I want to be […]

SNS #59 brings you – Your favorite things (gift or DIY inspired)

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~ Sidebar features are now up!  ~ Reader readers, hop on over!  Wow! Welcome to Saturday Nite Special #59, the favorite things edition! If you’re new here, join in! There are three categories to link to. Home Decor as well as Crafts, Sewing, Recipes, plus the 3rd themed link up. Check below for this weekend’s theme. Party […]

Pets in our photo shoots

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Some of my most endearing photos ever are when my pets walk into camera range. I take the opportunity to click click click like crazy to attempt to catch them at the best possible moment. One of my alltime fav new pictures is this one of the crate stairs. Beethoven was standing ever so still […]

All we talked about in November

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My my.. I’ve sure yakked alot in November. If you’re new here or are a sporadic reader, you may have missed a few posts that could be of interest to you. I haven’t done this on the ‘ol blog as yet, however I thought I’d give this a test run to see if it’s a […]