Archive | November 2011

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Hmm Hutch

I need some help with my hutch!  I really really loved pine furniture about 10 years ago, so lets just say I have a bunch of it in my house.  Now that I am a little sick of it I decided to paint it!  This is how it looked before I started. Yep notice there […]

Pintuck Duvet Cover

Well here it is folks!  The much awaited project for the Pinterest Challenge!  Don’t you love a bargain? I surely do!  Especially when it turns out completely GORG, for only small potatoes!  So I totally swooned over this pin: Pretty awesome, right?  So my sis and I share our Pinterest boards, she freaked out over […]

Thankful for smart children

We have been talking about Thanksgiving around our house, a lot!  Planning the menu, whose coming over, kids feasts at school, the list goes on and on.  On a side note my hubs is a big history fan (I know doesn’t seem to fit for those of you whom know him).  Anyhoo, he was telling […]

Christmas. Decorating. With Feathers…..?

All over blog land I see decorating with feathers, hmm not sure if I am a fan.  Its cute in some spots.  I get tons of inspiration from I love the style of this home, but I couldn’t pull that tree off.  I do however absolutely love her fall style on the burlap wreath with […]

A Story for my MIL.

Don’t you love your mother in law, I do.  That is not a joke, I do! Anyhoo, she is the person that finds funny in all things kids do.  This one time, when she was watching my oldest son, he crawled to a lazy susan cupboard I had in the house, got out the shortening […]

Pinterest Challenge

Here she is friends, the next big thing! At least to me, lol! A challenge of great proportions, thanks to my friend Amanda.  Now I will move some items to my completed file!  Whoop Whoop!  Oh yeah did I mention, I probably won’t do them all on my own.  I have to report on all […]


I love the look of punched tin but it is kind of spendy!  I desperately needed something to fill the open doors of the hutch in my kitchen, hmmm what to do?  I toyed with the idea of chicken wire, but really my stuff isn’t that cute behind it so I wanted something more solid. […]