31 Days Blog to Biz / day 23 – practice!

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It’s been a long couple of days. I’ve been banging out a new project due next weekend for FOLK and it took much longer than I expected. Suffice it to say, I was late for SNS on Friday, the house is a disaster zone, (except for one small photo shot corner) and I am beat. […]

31 Days Blog to Biz – Day 22 – go pro with biz cards!

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I just had a conversation with someone new to my junk world yesterday. He asked what I did. “I… uh…. decorate with… junk.” “???” “Here’s the blog url. What I do sorda defies description…” (LOL) Naturally I didn’t have any cards on me! When will I treat this like a biz anyway? 🙂 When you […]

5 things you don’t know about (the girly) me

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31 Day series is currently in session. Click HERE to visit. 1. I didn’t know ‘my’ colors.Long ago there was this one girl I worked with at a dept store that knew ‘colors’. And one day she pulled me aside and told me I wasn’t wearing the right color for me. I looked in the […]

31 Days Blog to Biz / day 21 – And then there’s ETSY!

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Have you always wanted to open your own Etsy shop? I admit I have pondered the thought many times. However not knowing the first thing on how to run one doesn’t stop me from loving to shop in one! They are well set up, easy to purchase through and tons of fun! Today I have […]

A gutsy wheelbarrow coffee table project

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A gutsy wheelbarrow coffee table project Last week I challenged you to create something gutsy.   I challenged you to create something you’ve never seen done before. Something you may be afraid of someone not (gasp!) liking. I wanted to take you out of your comfort zone so you’d be free to experiment and go wild […]

31 Days Blog to Biz / Day 18 – shopping at… ‘the curbside!’

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There’s this open air market that I adore shopping at for ‘stock’.  It’s called ‘the curbside.’ 🙂 This is the usual type of specimen I generally jam in the back of my truck, much to my son’s dismay. So imagine my surprise when I whipped by the below little number the other day. Brand new. […]

Drying hydrangeas with wilt-free petals!

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Wish hydrangea cuttings could last forever? They can! Drying hydrangeas with wilt-free petals is easy to do. Here’s how! Hydrangeas are so beautiful! And they make such incredible flower arranging indoors because the hydrangea petals are so abundant! However fresh cut hydrangeas is only one way to display them. Have you tried drying hydrangeas yet? […]

SNS 103 – fall mantels

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31 Day series is currently in session. Click HERE  to visit. Welcome to Saturday Nite Special #103, the multi themed link party!  * Home Decor  * Crafts, / Sewing / Recipes * Theme of the week Every Fri 7pm  to Sunday 11 pm Pacific. ~ fall mantels ~ In spring I challenged you to create a dream […]

31 Days Blog to Biz / day 16 – organize your workspace

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Ugh… must do something. FAST. (shuffle throw dump scoop sweep cough)  Dog – “…um… not yet.” Me – sweep sweep sweep sweepsweep sweep sweep sweepsweep sweep sweep sweep “Ok Jenna, come!” Step one – dog approved / check! Next… getting it me approved. “…um… not yet.” This was not a garage sale. This was just […]