It's that time of year! Christmas trees, gifts under the tree, Santa Claus, gingerbread houses and Christmas carols are just around the corner. It's the "most wonderful time of the year."Or, if you're like me, you've waited and waited and now you are thinking about all of those gifts that you … [Read more...] about Easy Scarf Patterns to Sew for Quick Christmas Gifts
I am the worst at starting a fire. There. I admitted it. My husband constantly scoffs at my attempts to start a fire without his assistance and it drives me crazy! I hate buying those fire starter logs because, come on, I'm trying to save money and warm our house with the fireplace, not spend … [Read more...] about Make Your Own Fire Starters
Over the years, I've grown to love looking out my window at the birds during the winter. They're always busy but project this calmness about themselves, as if they know its all going to be alright and that God will provide. After all, "Are not five sparrows sold for two pennies? And not one of them … [Read more...] about Bird Feeders–the Perfect Fall Project for Kids and Parents
Crock pot desserts? Who would have thought! From very basic sweetened biscuits to crockpot cobbler and crock pot rocky road cake recipes, these slow cooker recipes are sure to steal your heart!Oh fall and winter, I am so ready for you! You bring crock pots back into my regular rotation and for … [Read more...] about Crock Pot Desserts for A Hassle Free Finale to Dinner!
We all love to create really neat furniture and useful household items out of the junk pile, don't we? Stuff gets thrown away that really has useful life left in it and we all know the ole expression, "One man's trash is another man's treasure." Well, these shipping pallets, that seem to be … [Read more...] about Upcycling: Furniture Out of Old Wooden Shipping Pallets