Make Your Walls Pop With Colorful DIY Birch Tree Art

I was challenged to recreate one of my blog friend's DIY wall art.  So, I took inspiration from her birch-tree-painted wall and created colorful, dimensional birch tree canvas art.  This was probably the easiest DIY art I have ever created!...more

DIY Singer Sewing Machine Desk

True confession: I am a garbage picker. It's a bit of an issue ... okay, maybe I am exaggerating slightly but 'tis true that this time when my neighbor was throwing out an old Singer sewing machine, I had to have it, just had to. ...more

2 Very Easy Ways to Propagate Succulents

I do lots of succulent videos and posts because I have a lot of them in my garden. They are the plants which keep on giving. Simply cut them, and you’ll get more....more

Very Bad People for hire online

The Deep Web is not a nice place. Here, people can hire assassins, take ransomware payments, purchase U.S. citizenship without revealing their identity, among other things, says an article on darkreading.com....more

Make Your Walls Pop With Colorful DIY Birch Tree Art

I was challenged to recreate one of my blog friend's DIY wall art.  So, I took inspiration from her birch-tree-painted wall and created colorful, dimensional birch tree canvas art.  This was probably the easiest DIY art I have ever created!...more

How I Canned 40 Pounds of Tomatoes

I have come pretty far this summer on my canning adventure since I botched my first batch of strawberry jam. The most recent project I completed was canning crushed tomatoes. I procured these tomatoes from a sweet young family who grows and sells their produce every weekend at a stand a few miles from my house. I showed up, requesting 35 pounds of tomatoes....more

DIY Singer Sewing Machine Desk

True confession: I am a garbage picker. It's a bit of an issue ... okay, maybe I am exaggerating slightly but 'tis true that this time when my neighbor was throwing out an old Singer sewing machine, I had to have it, just had to. ...more

I Was Pleased

           I'm back to normal for me when comes to digestion. When I weigh in for our T.O.P.S I was under 215 (97.5) and it downward for me. My goal this year is to be under 200 pounds. I need to loose a hair over 12 ounce a week (0.05)When I drop four pounds I will make my own personal mile stone. I'm getting my ears re-pierced. ...more

5 Budget-Friendly DIY Holiday Party Decorations

The holidays are coming and it’s time to start planning your parties and decorations to match. Luckily for you, there are lots of DIY holiday party decorations that will make your home look great without a lot of effort or money. We’ve created this list of five decorations you can make on your own.Homemade Christmas Ornaments ...more

Upcycled Pallet Table

About 4 months ago, my roommate came home with a coffee table that needed some TLC to say the least! We’re talking scratched, a missing center piece and a less than pretty brown color. Don’t believe me? See the evidence for yourself. It was an eye sore in our living space while serving as a jungle gym to her cats. After tossing around a few ideas with a special someone, we finally made it into something I enjoy looking at every day!...more

Cymbidium Orchid Care

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Cheesy Cornbread with Summer Squash

  This is a perfect end of summer dish - using up the last of that summer squash. It's creamy, cheesy, and so delicious. It's meant to be a side dish, but I have been known to eat it as my whole meal. Especially breakfast. The addition of honey gives it a touch of sweetness, but not overpowering.Start with 2 1/2 cups grated summer squash. I used yellow summer squash, but have also used zucchini with great success. Mix in some egg, milk, honey, cheese and onion. Fold it into a quick cornbread mixture and top with cheese....more

View Had Me Like Whoa: 7815 Falcon Ct in Park City, Utah

I frequently see homes upwards of $5M that are terrible. (The Mo’ Money principle.) The higher the price tag, often the more specific the home and the less agreeable it will be to a larger number of people. You can see why: if you’re going to own a home that expensive it’d better be exactly the way you want it....more