Felting pumpkins and streaming scary movies

 Yep, I did it again. Looks like it is a tradition now. Time to get out the wool felt and felt away while watching scary movies for October, well a couple days at least and nothing too scary. I refuse to watch slasher, extreme horror and anything that is a waste of time. Seems there…

A visit to a Ray Villafane’s enchanted pumpkin garden.

Thought I share this with you all, an Arizona adventure from the past. A couple years ago we all decided to drive over to Carefree ( a short drive for us) to spend the day out there exploring shops and a pumpkin garden everyone here in Arizona was talking about at the time. The pumpkin…

DIY vintage Halloween decor.

Happy October everyone. Wow are these months flying by or what?. Thought it would be fun to share with you all a fun Halloween project to get you in the mood for ghost, scary cats, and jack-o-lanterns from long ago.This is a pretty quick DIY and it comes with a couple “Nailed it” moments. I…

Shopping for vintage Fall decor.

Another thrift store shopping trip for you all. This time I was on the hunt for a couple little Fall items to add to our garden area. I kind of had an idea of what I wanted but you all know how the junk shops work. It is so hard to stick with a list….

3 simple DIY tiny pumpkins.

  Halloween is just around the corner and if you blink it will be here before you know it. I am so happy the holiday seasons are coming up. These next few months are my favorite times of the year. Right now I see Fall decor everywhere. We don’t do a lot of shopping for…

Pumpkin hunting in Arizona

Halloween is just around the corner and I needed to get some pumpkins for our yearly tradition of carving a jack-o’-lantern. Even though my kids are no longer kids, ones 18 the other 20, I don’t care…I love pumpkins. I think I will always stay a kid at heart. My home is always going to…

 DIY- A whole assortment of pumpkin baskets.

Since I was making baskets anyway (link to post on cat baskets) figured I might as well continue and make some pumpkin themed baskets as well. I did some rope baskets like this one with black button eyes. This one was done in the more traditional Jack-O-Lantern style. Some of my weaving with pipe cleaners….

An Arizona Ghost

     Whether you believe in ghost or not, there are a lot of old ghost towns out here in the west and some of those old western towns actually come with a ghost or two…according to some that is and believe it or not my son and daughter had their very own ghost experience in…