Vintage Mail : and more memories of grandma |

Vintage mail and more memories of grandma.

Last week I got a lovely package in the mail from an acquaintance on Instagram, Chanelle Ambrose. She is an estate sale aficionado, and came across some quilt squares she … Continue Reading →

A Sense of Smell |

A sense of smell.

I have long been a fan of the smell of tomato plant leaves. They are peppery and earthy… really nothing at all like the sweet, tangy flavor of the fruit … Continue Reading →

Etsy is going public and no one is surprised. |

Etsy is going public. And no one is surprised.

Well I suppose this doesn’t surprise me, and probably none of you either, if you have been watching the changes happening with one of our darlings in the online indie … Continue Reading →

Repurposed Sweater Crafts|

Repurposed Sweater Craft Ideas

Winter is still hanging around making us grumpy, right? So let’s spend some quality time digging through the closet to find those sweaters you haven’t worn yet this year (or … Continue Reading →

Haunted Blog Hop 2014: Final Chapter |

Haunted Blog Hop: The Last Chapter

This is the final chapter of the Haunted Blog Hop 2014. The first four installments are hosted by Heather at Minivan Momma, Gina at Desperately Seeking {Gina}, Amy at Our … Continue Reading →

DIY Halloween Costumes |

DIY Halloween costumes

It’s the week of Halloween, and if you are like me you are horrified that you don’t have a clue what you your children will be dressed as Friday evening. … Continue Reading →

Thoughts on parenting adults.

We’ve been turning over new leaves all over the freaking place around here lately. The last seven days have been pretty monumental for our family, especially for my oldest daughter. … Continue Reading →

We have a (lucky!!) winner!

So…. I didn’t have use a random number generator or anything to determine the winner of my first blog giveaway. Apparently this blog is not nearly as popular as ThriftyDecorChick … Continue Reading →

Bedding! And eventually drapes.

Got the bed and the go-ahead to “do what I want” in the master bedroom. Awesome! But the queen-sized duvet was barely stretching from one edge of the mattress to … Continue Reading →