Foot to mouth story 1 – getting prepared for surgery

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Hello friends! It’s been awhile. So while things are ok at the moment where sitting upright in front of a computer screen seems feasible, I felt it would be a good time to share a health update on my recent tooth pulling foot surgery story. I initially had hopes to share journal style during my […]

DIY Salvaged Junk Projects 412

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Welcome to DIY Salvaged Junk Projects 412 Every Friday, 7 PM through Wednesday 11 PM Pacific Hello everyone!  If you are a regular reader, you’ll know I haven’t blogged this past week due to a recent surgery, and a tooth with one crazy story you won’t even believe. So in between running to emerg appointments, relying […]

DIY Salvaged Junk Projects 411

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Welcome to DIY Salvaged Junk Projects 411 Every Friday, 7 PM through Wednesday 11 PM Pacific A big hello and a happy junk weekend to you! I’m a little jealous of all your fabulous creations. I’ve had a busy self-care kinda week I’ve already blogged under 4 Brave Things HERE filled with appointments and even an… […]

Downgrading the ‘ol bike to…

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As the regular readers of this blog will already know, this is kind of a big week in my imperfect little world. I was scheduled for the pulling of a failed tooth and an upcoming surgery I talked about in THIS post. So while I’ve been fussing and worrying and preparing and trying to forget […]

DIY Salvaged Junk Projects 410

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Welcome to DIY Salvaged Junk Projects 410 Every Friday, 7 PM through Wednesday 11 PM Pacific Greetings everyone! Who else is missing the outdoors these days? I’m jumping up and down with my hand held HIGH. Watching storms the past couple weeks nearly did me in. So when the ice and snow was almost all gone, […]

A bike ride in the snow… and 4 brave things.

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Yesterday was NEARLY thee day… but not quite. I had been patiently waiting for the remaining ice on the road to leave the premises so I could finally hop on my bike and hit the trails. However road shoulders were still inhabited by those annoying little ice glaciers. So I set off on foot instead, […]

Rustic winter decorating with black, white and wood

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To winter decorate or not to winter decorate… That was a real question for a while. Traditionally, once Christmas is a wrap, I like to take everything down and pull the decorating back to bare bones to enjoy the empty sparce look for a spell. However, once I started undecorating the Christmas tree, I stopped. […]

DIY Salvaged Junk Projects 409 – everyday and organizing!

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Welcome to DIY Salvaged Junk Projects 409 Every Friday, 7 PM through Wednesday 11 PM Pacific Hello everyone! And a happy new organizing-to-come year to you! So, a little surprise today. Remember way back when this party hosted 2 linkups? One regular and one themed? Let’s try that again! So you’ll see one link up with […]

A finished story through a photo studio reshuffle

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Right before Christmas I went on a rampage to make my son a gift. Who builds 1 week before Christmas?! Apparently I do. While you were wrapping and baking and shopping, I was tripping over power tools late into the evening in this very room, building, painting, then finally staging said gift. Coming soon. After […]

Happy New Year ice storm musings

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Happy New Year, dear friends! And what a new year it has been in our neck of the woods. We were hit with a major ice storm right after Christmas, and it’s been cold enough to hold onto those temps and most of the ice. It’s starting to get old now though with crusty, dirty […]