What to watch when there is nothing to stream.

“ Day 7 at home and the dog is looking at me like, “See? This is why I chew the furniture.”   Sometimes we will have moments of streaming shows during our lock down moments. I try not to get into this pattern too much because streaming too many hours gives you a sort of…

Happy Sunday everyone.

“ Casting all your anxieties on him, because he cares for you.”                      1 Peter 5:7 Thought it would be nice to share some new flowers from our garden that have popped up in the last couple of days. The heat is here now in Arizona but not too bad yet. Flowers do not last long…

5 DIY gifts for mom from your garden.

“ Not all of us can do great things. But we can do small things with great love.” Mother Teresa This one is for all those wonderful women out there who love, encourage, teach, take care of, mentor, and protect all living things from harm. You don’t have to have a child to be a…

April updates and favorite posts

“The world suffers a lot. Not because of the violence of bad people, but because of the silence of good people.” Unknown It is turning out to be one of those years. You know what I am talking about. A year where a lot of heroes will be made but also where a lot of…

Thrift store treasures…vintage pottery.

I am missing my thrift store junking days. Thrift stores are not considered essential businesses. You all know what that means. 2020’s word of the year is essential. Anyway, I miss them. I decided to do this months second hand treasure on pots, which is another one of my all time favorite vintage items to…

   In the garden…going to seed.

“Only when the last tree has died and the last river has been poisoned and the last fish has been caught will we realize we cannot eat money.” Indian proverb Happy Earth Day everyone. April showers bring May flowers and we sure are getting some pretty ones. My flowerbed is growing everyday more and more….

Depression era life lessons from my Nana

    “ Grandparents can have a profound influence on their grandchildren. Their time is generally not as encumbered and busy as the parents’, so books can be opened and read, stories can be told…Children then obtain a perspective of life which not only is rewarding but can bring them security, peace, and strength.” Ezra…

Top 12 DIY’s at Our Little Red House.

Just a quick little post of some of my favorite DIY’s I have posted since I started blogging. I have some new followers that have probably never had a chance to see some of these oldies from the past. Hope you find one you love and get a chance to create something fun yourselves. If…

ASD table time crafts- Food fun

“ The most important thing people did for me was to expose me to new things.” Temple Grandin   Sometimes when I was working with my children when they were little, I would try to work in activities that covered two things at once. I would use snack time as an opportunity to work in…

 Happy Easter everyone.

  “ Celebrate this Easter with a heart filled with Peace, Joy, and Cheer.” Happy Easter everyone, God bless you all, from all of us at Our Little Red House. My daughter came into the room Saturday when I was watching a show and said “Mom, there is a double rainbow that showed up in…