Easter and Spring is upon us! Why not surprise your kids with baskets filled with their favorite toys, hobbies and crafts instead of baskets full of chocolate and candy! When my sons were young I would find different ideas other than the standard Easter baskets. Why would the Easter bunny bring a basket when he… Continue reading Non Candy Easter Basket Ideas
Easter is just around the corner. If your thinking you would love to treat your older family and friends with a delightful basket that fits their passion this year, well, have I some wonderful ideas for you! Is there a home Chef in your life?? I know a few of you out there! Wouldn't this… Continue reading Easter Baskets For Grownups
Happy Holidays! For all you crafters out there looking for ideas to decorate your home for the holidays here are some great ideas: This was an easy wreath I made: You can see how easy it is to make here. Kids love crafting, especially around the holidays. Here are some favorites of mine Learn… Continue reading Holiday Crafting!
I recently wrote a post about warm season edible gardening, which, a lot of you loved. I was pleased to receive an email from Jennifer Dawson who asked if she could write an article for my readers on making your garden more eco-friendly for my readers. I read her article and found the information she provided to… Continue reading Sustainable Gardening: Easy Ideas For Your Backyard
You're browsing Craigslist and you come upon a dresser that would look fabulous in your bedroom. You think 'If it only wasn't in such terrible condition'. Almost all the items I find to makeover, I find on the streets. So many times all it needed was some paint, or perhaps some new hardware. Let's say you… Continue reading Craigslist Makeovers
Hi there! I want to share with you some of the most clever and handy ideas that are so easy, and a bit ingenious! Last summer I was at the beach with my grand daughter. We were jumping over the waves, and a boy came up and asked me if this was my phone. It… Continue reading Helpful Handy Hints Prt.1
Here are some ways that you can make your garden look beautiful again, on the cheap side. These are great ideas especially if your putting your home up for sale. This is an easy way to update your containers. Just add craft rope with some construction glue around 1/3 or 1/2 from the bottom. Luke… Continue reading Inexpensive Garden Ideas
I just love seeing all the different kinds of hacks there are, some are just so ingenious. I know you love them too! So here are some really cool ones I thought you would like. How many times have you tried to unload packages from the car into the house and the door keeps closing? To… Continue reading Did You Know!! Prt 2
I was just looking through my emails and I found an incredible article (at least to me) in Family Handyman. It's photos of some of the most sensational and unique homes from around the world. I found it so fascinating and thought I would share some of it with you! The first one that caught… Continue reading Homes That Make You Wonder If E.T. Lives There.
I wrote this a bit ago but I came up with some more great ideas. I love the Dollar Tree, and I'm lucky enough to have one a few blocks away. Everytime I enter the store...I am overwhelmed with ideas! I walk down each of the isles scoping out what is new and what I… Continue reading Dollar Tree Crafts