Finding Myself Again...

Stripped Down & Brutally Honest.........more

Holiday Traditions: The Hunt for the Perfect Tree

 For me and my family the holidays are all about traditions....more
That's one thing I really miss now that we have a fake tree -- the hunt for the perfect tree.more

DIY No-Sew Sock Snowmen!


DIY Mercury Glass

How do you think these would hold up as flower vases? You're putting water on the paint to ...more

Ghoulishly Good Adult Halloween Party Ideas & Tips!

I've always wanted to throw a ghoulish Halloween party for adults only. I've thrown my share of kid & teen Halloween parties and potlucks but I want to do a more elegant, creepy themed party now. ...more

DIY Funky-Fun Framed Whiteboards

These cool whiteboards are gifts for my daughter and her two BFFs to go in their College Bags they will each receive upon graduation in the spring that I'm filling up.  You can see other posts about those bags and what's inside HERE and HERE!   ...more
I love whiteboards more than chalkboards.more

DIY Vintage Fall Florals

    This fall a...more

Chicken Cheesy Enchiladas


We Shall Never Forget

September 11thA Day to RememberTo HealTo LoveTo Stand United ...more

A Great Off-to-College Gift: Laundry Essentials Bucket & Tips

My daughter is off to college next fall and I am collecting and making gifts for her and her two BFFs to take to college. I will put them all in the large Thirty-One totes I got each of them. My daughter has learned to do laundry, but I am still in charge of laundry in this house. I don't mind; they are responsible for the put-aways of their clothes/towels/linens. But I know once she's off to college, she will be doing it all by herself, so I wanted her to have a few essentials that she can take to the laundry room easily. ...more
@nickelshrink yep we've had that conversation many times because she currently has friends in ...more