Chalkboard Christmas Printable

How about a Free Chalkboard Christmas Printable to make your season Merry and Bright! Merry Christmas! merrybright   Advertisements

Crochet Skull Scarf

During the heat of the summer I crocheted this Skull Scarf.   I crocheted along with this video by Tinkertati on YouTube.     She was really easy to follow.  I’m going to be wearing my scarf this Halloween. What projects have you been working on?  I would love to see what you are working…

China Cabinet Redo

I have had this china cabinet ever since I got married.  Wow, its been 24 years now!  I picked it up at a yard sale.  Our first home was furnished with yard sale, auction and hand me down items. I have always collected Blue Willow Dishes.  I have had my Blue Willow dishes in the china…

The start of the man cave redo

My hubby has been wanting to redo the man cave.  Right now it is just a hodgepodge of furniture and décor.  Of course he has a large tv, every man cave’s essential component. We have been wanting to do something with pallet wood.  We scored the mother load at a construction site.  I think we ended…

Foodie Friday – Breakfast for Dinner

I had no imagination for dinner today.  When that happens, I make breakfast for dinner.  We had scrambled eggs and sausage patties.  I had some fresh pineapple and strawberries, so I thought about fruit kabobs.  I ramped up the fruit kabobs with mini pancakes with Nutella on them.  Yum!  We could have just had the…

Foodie Friday – Baked Buffalo Chicken

I like buffalo wings, but hate the mess. With baked buffalo chicken, you get the taste without sticky fingers! I took chicken tenderloins, what I had on hand, you can use chicken breasts too, laid them in a baking dish. Poured Frank’s Buffalo sauce over chicken.  I used about half the bottle.  Sliced up a…

The tale of the table switch a roo

This summer we repainted our kitchen and breakfast nook.  We had a rectangle table and mismatched chairs in our breakfast nook. We needed a change. The before picture. We painted the kitchen and breakfast nook a green color.  It looked so good, I was wanting to get a new table for the space.  We looked…

Michael’s haul

I took a trip to Michael’s, Saturday,  July 18.  My local Michael’s had their pre-made summer floral on clearance.   I got this HUGE red, white and blue floral arrangement for $10!   It was regularly $150.  Then I got another 25% off.  It took the price down to $7.50! It is going to look fantastic on…

What a grand old birthday

My daughter turned 13 this week.  I now have a teenager!  How did that happen? My daughter is very musical.  She plays the piano, viola and guitar.  Last year my brother in law bought her a 100 year old grand piano.  She loves it.  So in honor of her musical talents and the one year…

Hubby’s birthday cake

My husband’s birthday is 5 days before my daughters.   I always make them cakes and try to make each of their birthdays different and special. This year I made hubby a German chocolate bundt cake with Coconut pecan icing. Don’t know if you ever have seen the movie, My Big Fat Greek Wedding.  The woman…

Hens and chickens and other succulents

My neighbor gave us some hens and chickens.  When I say some, I mean a small box full!  I planted one in a milk glass dish.  The others, I need to think of something to do with them really quick.  I have been thinking of making a fairy garden, some of them my make it…

Porch perk up

We have a small front porch and it need a little cleaned up for summer. Before I got a new door mat.  Our other one was a bit faded. We wanted some flowers.  Just happened upon our local garden center that was having a clearance sale.  They had a huge planter full of different flowers…