DIY Stone Sconces

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This is a super easy project that anyone can do on the super cheap.  I wanted some nice sconces for my guest bath downstairs.  I looked high and low and couldn’t find anything I wanted and the ones I did like were about $20 a piece….story of my life.  I couldn’t bring myself to spend… 

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My Loot

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On Saturday Obed and I did what we like to call treasure hunting.  We enjoy taking our Saturday afternoons to visit estate sales, flea markets and thrift stores.  Obed is currently on a vintage thermos “shtick”.  Everytime he sees an old aluminum thermos he gets excited, even more so if it has red detail. This… 

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I Got Crafty

Before mylife was taken over by moving boxes, packing paper, missing tape guns and dust bunnies I happened upon a sewing machine at a pawn shop.  I was pretty excited to find this machine and have been wanting one for some time.   Most of my friends would not peg me for the sewing type… 

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Estate Sale Shopping

I have discovered a dangerous new love…..the Estate Sale.  Why do I love the Estate Sale?  Let me explain. It’s like a garage sale but cooler and air conditioned.  Mind you I am not a fan of garage sales.  I personally don’t find it enjoyable to stand out under the hot sun and pick through… 

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How to Fold a Fitted Sheet

The other day I declared my excitement about being able to fold a fitted sheet properly.  After several request to share this knowledge with all of you I decided to make a some what embarrassing instructional video. I usually don’t do this kind of thing but I am all about sharing, so I am going… 

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My Loot from The Pioneer Woman & Chef’s

A little over a month ago The Pioneer Woman did a little giveaway that included Tasty Kitchen recipes.  The giveaway contest was readers would nominate a recipe from Tasty Kitchen and if picked the reader and the nominee would get a goodie bag from Chef’s Catalog.   I was pretty stoked about this contest because when I went… 

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