Calling it DONE. For now…

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My son was miraculously sick yesterday keeping me at home. I say miraculous because: #1. I was suppose to be lettering a rig instead. #2. I’m super busy and fully booked heavily with work to the end of the week and the book proof is due Thursday. I had NO idea how I would have […]

Blast from the Past – photo resizing tip

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Hello friends! While I hack away at the keyboard over the next few days, I’ll share a few Blast from the Past posts I think will be helpful to you. This is a favorite one I still use quite often. Enjoy!   Do you wish at times you could size a photo between the Blogger […]

The chaos of a writer’s house

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You might say I’ve looked for the easy way out all weekend long.  Easy breezy meals that require virtually no time to prepare.  The chaos that wasn’t put neatly away, so it had to get along with the funky. “Milk, meet your new friend rusty cultivator blade!” And good luck on finding a topic in […]

SNS #68 brings you – chandeliers!

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Welcome to SNS #68, the chandelier 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 have all weekend […]

My call came. Are YOU ready?

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I sat and waited for the call. The appointment had been made the day before. They had found me on their own. I was still giddy over that and today was the call day. I was ready. And even a little nervous. Why? No idea. How silly! But I was. Oh. I know why now. […]

Top 5 YUMS for this week

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1. YUM that a simple wall of wall storage riff raff has inspired me in a new direction. Sometimes all it takes is the smallest things ever to change the course in which you thought you would go. 2. YUM that my desk idea in my downstairs office is finally working! NOW I’m ready to […]

Fakin’ it with fake plants

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During the Copy Me Challenge, I noticed one poster mentioned she liked my use of plants and had wondered if I had real or fake. Allow me to answer… I’m fakin’ it with fake plants all the way. 🙂 It’s been years since I’ve had real plants in my home. I use to be quite […]

Completely blown away with YOUR junk

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rusty heart source HERE Your links for the Copy Me Challenge have truly left me speechless.  Allow me to explain why. Mason Bay It’s a complete honor you’d think I’d have some of these wonderful treasures in my own home.  A little Knick Knack Homemade trinkets created with your hands in an effort to emulate […]

Copy Me! Challenge LINKUP, FJI style

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  It’s finally here! The official Copy Me! Challenge linkup, FJI style. 🙂   This is your time to shine with your own version of my salvaged junk decor style! How to play? Simply link up a post that you feel emulates my decor style, and you’re in! Your linkup may be an older post […]

Rollin’ out a sheet music miracle

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Boy, was this day a long one. 🙂 I was striving to become Miss Mustard Seed and started to roll sheet music. Roll and roll and roll and roll.  Fuss and moan and whine and roll. I’m pretty sure I’m the last person in the universe to try this feat and I seriously doubt you […]