Roadkill Rescued Hutch

I got this hutch from a rental house where the tenants had been evicted and left a bunch of stuff behind. This was heading for the trash can when I came along and snatched it up.  The old parquet doors definitely dated the piece.  But with a little vision, paint and fabric this beauty now {…Read More…}

5 Ways to Make Travel Games for Kids

Summertime means vacation time for most families.  Whether you are just driving over the river and through the woods to grandmother’s house, or packing your passports for an overseas adventure, traveling with children requires some advance preparation.  Keeping busy little bodies and minds occupied while they are confined to car or airplane seats takes both {…Read More…}

5 Ways to Creative Mailing Ideas

There are not many people who don’t love getting mail. I am not referring to credit card offers and Valpaks. I am talking about envelopes and packages that elicit excitement in wondering who it’s from and what’s inside. (In case you can’t tell, I REALLY like getting mail. If you want to make my day, {…Read More…}

Fabric Flower Necklace {The Shine Project}

I love big and unique jewelry pieces.   That is why I adore this puffy fabric flower necklace from Ashley at The Shine Project.   When I saw her supply list I thought it was too good to be true.   I seem to overcomplicate tutorials.   This one is easy enough for the beginning {…Read More…}