A cutie-pie tray you can make in seconds.

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I did a little crafting over the weekend and thought I’d share a cute way I created a tray. Tadaaa! Done! Kidding. This is a real tray, and that just won’t do. ūüôā But I’m lovin’ those handles, so off they came. Go find yourself a cute little cabinet door that really still belongs on […]

I’m such a copycat decorator. :) ~ with party date info

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¬†WWMMSD? That stands for What Would Miss Mustard Seed Do? And over the weekend, I’ve asked myself that a billion times. Most of you know about the new challenge Miss Mustard Seed and I’ve thrown at you. The one where we challenged you to emulate our looks. (read about it HERE) And we’ve challenged each […]

SNS #64 brings you – grain sacks!

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Welcome to Saturday Nite Special #65, the grain sack 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 which stays open indefinitely. Check below for this weekend’s theme. Party starts¬†Fri night and ends Sunday 11pm pacific, so you […]

My ‘ugly’ office – phase one

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(due to popular request: truck is from Costco from a few years back) ¬†I recently had someone ask me if my home was always so tidy like. My reply? I couldn’t stop laughing! If anyone thinks that, they’ve never been through my front door. If you can open it all the way to get in, […]

Join MMS and myself in the Copy Me Challenge!

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¬†You know my style by now, right? Pretty rustic, junk accessories galore, with plenty of salvaged materials with the dirt basically blown off for good measure. (washing ruins a great patina you know) ¬†Now, can you guess who’s style this is? Why, it’s Miss Mustard Seed herself, of course! Her look is unmistakable! In my […]

Being grateful for a less than perfect life.

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Yesterday we awoke to a deep freeze. So I was going to drive my son to school.¬† Click. Click. That’s what the ignition sounded like. My truck battery was dead. This wasn’t a good thing. A snow storm was on it’s way and I needed to get to work for a mandatory job before we […]

Fixing photo goof ups instantly

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“Dum dee dum dummm…. having fun taking a photo shoot… lah lah lahhhhh… going well, gonna throw them on the computer and get them on the ‘ol blog… happy happy joy jo…..” “DRAT!!! The nail on the wall ruins everything!”¬† You know the drill. You can forget to pick something off the floor. You can […]

Sat Nite Special #64 brings you – creative storage ideas (with poll)

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Welcome to Saturday Nite Special #64, the creative storage ideas 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 which stays open indefinitely. Check below for this weekend’s theme. Party starts¬†Fri night and ends Sunday 11pm pacific, so […]

Livingroom whites with new junk storage

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¬† Remember my 6 room plan? #3 – the livingroom Being that the palette office stayed as is, I needed more office type storage.¬† And since upstairs is all open floor plan, the livingroom got hit next. Want list: I wanted more whites. I wanted more ‘hidden’ storage. I wanted cleaner fresher spaces. So I […]