Dollar day do over- wooden planter house.

“ The greatest gift that you can give to others is the gift of unconditional love and acceptance.”                  Brain Tracy Alright, I forgot something. I forgot to take a finished photo of my dollar day do over for this month because I gifted it to my mother-in-law for Easter before I took a photo. That’s…

Spring trip to Our Little Red House.

“ I’ll take you up and down these hollers and hills, let me show you how country feels.”   It’s that time of the year. Time to head up and check on the little red house. There were still pockets of snow on the drive up but no ice thank God. The snow is melting and…

Save money and the environment by decorating your own eggs from your kitchen.

“ The most enviromentally friendly product is the one you didn’t buy.”                                         Joshua Becker This year to keep cost down, clutter down, plastic waste that ends up in our city dumps down and have fun all at the same time…all you have to do is decorate eggs from your very own kitchen. If you have…

It’s TP craft time…a little paper bunny.

How long as it been sense I have done one of these crafts?. The last time I did a TP craft was for Blogmas during Christmas, remember they were little Santa gnomes?. Months just keep flying by. Took a couple hours off one day to design up a TP craft for you all and this…

It’s Worldwide Quilting day.

“ When life gives you scraps make a quilt.”   I didn’t even know this was a thing and I LOVE quilts. Sometimes I will even give it a go with making one myself. I am nowhere near the level I wish I were though. Here are a few of my favorite quilts from shows my…

Shopping for bunnies at an antique market.

  “ Our memories are not in our things, they are inside of us.” The other day I was going through my Easter decorations and I relized I didn’t really have many bunnies. I had the wooden bunnies from last year but I ended up trading those in for some art supplies at a trading store….

10 Springtime DIY’s from Our Little Red House.

  “ Spring will come and so will happiness, hold on. Life will get warmer.”                                               Anita Krizzan It’s looking a lot like Spring here in my home state of Arizona. Spring is a special treat for us desert dwellers, sadly it goes by fast. There is always a tiny bit of apprehension when the Spring…

Dollar Day do over…a floral Topiary.

Remember when I did a dollar day challenge when I had you guys pick which item for me to redo?. The most votes were for a wooden tool tray make over. I still have a whole box of treasures to make pretty again. One of those items was this old beat up Topiary. Remember that?….

Fixing up an old country desk.

Slowly, slowly things are getting done. I had a list of items I needed for the small room up north at Our Little Red House and I was on the hunt for these items from second hand shops. We have been escaping the city as much as possible and we needed a desk in the…