White Christmas Tree

 This is my first blog and I am in the process of learning tips and tricks. I do need to learn better photo techniques, so bare with me. A couple of years ago, I purchased a four feet white Christmas tree from the dollar store.   I set the tree on a small, plant table. I wanted to get a feel for what my next project would be. I am thinking an all white tree, with a black or silver skirt. I do believe that this idea will add a bit of shabby and glam to my nook in the world....more

Tech Tip: How to Easily Remove a Micro SIM From Your Smart Phone

Grabbing at that tiny micro SIM card inside your smart phone can be an exercise in futility, even with small fingers. Here’s an easy solution though, if you have a piece of adhesive tape handy....more

DIY Skills......

My friends always tease me about my “skills”, as they hire multiple different handymen and/or contractors to do their home improvement or just refurbishing jobs, I have always been a DIY Jane! Yep, I will tackle about any job short of an addition or a new roof! So when we moved into our new home, I was a little short of things to do, imagine that! However living on the outskirts of Latrobe, PA, I was concerned about the insects and rodents and wanted to be sure that they stayed out....more

Leather Statement Necklace // Fringe


Baby Safe DIY Christmas Ornaments

We Painted || DIY Christmas Ornaments for Toddlers I can feel Christmas is the air!  I'm so excited for the holidays this year and everyday it's getting more and more festive around here.  On Sunday, I went to church solo while my hubby stayed home with Olivia.  When I got back, I found that he had made Christmas ornaments with her!...more

Thankful Take-out: Free printables for holiday leftovers

How is it already the middle of November? I really can't believe how fast the year is flying and that Thanksgiving is approaching so soon....more

Jessica Stier's New Cookbook DIY Protein Bars

Jessica Stier of Desserts With Benefits just published her first cookbook, called DIY Protein Bars, which is a collection of 48 protein packed treats that taste like dessert. ...more

My new fashion DIY Pyramid necklace!


Tassel Leather Necklace // DIY

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DIY Thankful Tree

I loved the look of our Halloween Tree that I recently put together for our foyer console, you may remember seeing it here....more