Sunday greetings and a box of blessings.

Happy Sunday everyone. I hope you are all well, happy and healthy this Sunday morning. Today’s bible verse from my friend’s box of blessings is… Behold, I have set before thee an open door and no man can shut it.Rev. 3:8 When I pulled this verse out of the box Saturday to write up this…

DIY Aspen mini log pumpkins.

“ Every leaf speaks bliss to me, fluttering from the Autumn tree.” Emily Bronte Been up north spending a little time up at Our Little Red House. Some peace and quiet from the city. I can’t believe all the yellow flowers they have up there everywhere. All you hear are birds and the rustle of…

5 stores, 1 day of errands.

Okay, so this is what is going on. It has been a crazy month here at Our Little Red House. Sometimes I am amazed I have time to post anything on this blog. I wish I had more fun DIY posts for you all because that is what I enjoy the most about blogging. We…

ASD table time crafts…pom pom sensory activities.

Remember pom poms from your childhood? My kids loved pom pom crafts. ASD (Autism spectrum disorders) children need exposure to lots of sensory play. I used to fill my kids’ sensory table with pom poms to touch and play with along with hidden objects in the tray. Sensory play stations can be filled with all…

Organizing my yarn supplies.

Well, I finally get to check that one off my list. So happy I got that project finished. I’ve been putting this off for awhile now. It always feels good to accomplish a goal. I use yarn for a lot of my art projects. I had so many bags that I needed to go through,…

Thrift store treasures…souvenirs.

“ Have nothing in your house that you do not know to be useful or believe to be beautiful.” This months thrift store treasures are all about those little gifts we pick up when we are visiting a new place. It’s summer time now and people everywhere are getting out and traveling more. Here in…

DIY a little summer garden.

So easy and so much fun. Right now my mini gardens are struggling because of the intense heat we have been having here in my state but I know there are many of you out there that can have these miniature gardens displayed out on your porch on a pretty table. Especially places high in…

Cottagecore on a budget.

“ The cottage represents a family seat, a place of belonging and identity…a symbol for the family”                                Greg Halseth                A couple weeks ago my daughter brought up a trend that has been going on called Cottagecore. “ What’s this Cottagecore business, I’ve never heard of it” I would say to my daughter. She would…

Dollar day do over…repurposing a vintage jewelry box.

  “ When I make of my hands, I give of my heart.”  I went out junking the other week and came across this jewelry box. It was a little worn on the corners but I didn’t mind since I like worn and rustic things. Means they were loved. Like an old stuffed toy from…