Fall Tablescape – Seven Days of Tips 4

Fall Tablescape – Seven Days of Tips 4

Woohoo!!! I'm back online! My Internet was spotty recently so my iThemes Security thought I was a bot attempting a brute force attack on my own site.   I've been called many things, but never a bot.   It's kinda like locking your front door to Continue reading

Fall Tablescape – Seven Days of Tips 3

Fall Tablescape – Seven Days of Tips 3

  Bring in a touch of the outdoors for your fall tablescape this year. Pine boughs, pine cones, pumpkins, berries, leaves, even rocks are a good choice.   And of course, it doesn't hurt that it's free.   As I've said before, Continue reading

Fall Tablescape – Seven Days of Tips 2

Fall Tablescape – Seven Days of Tips 2

Happy fall, y'all! I hope you had a super week!   We had our first cold day here in Wisconsin. I picked up our #7 daughter, Jillian from the airport today clad with flip flops.   Oops. It's cold here darlin'!   But it's Continue reading

Fall Tablescape – Seven Days of Tips

Fall Tablescape – Seven Days of Tips

Creating a fall tablescape is easy and inexpensive if you use what you already have on hand.   Join me for 7 days of tips on how to bring it all together.   Drag out all your decor you have stored around the house - stick it all in a pile on your kitchen Continue reading

Pallet Project – DIY Deck Island

Pallet Project – DIY Deck Island

While in Virginia visiting our DD and SIL, we worked on a couple of projects - an island made out of pallets and a rocking chair painted with homemade chalky paint. Today I am sharing the DIY deck island Since pallets come in all different sizes, we won't give you exact Continue reading

Keeping Up With the Joneses – Lose Those Ugly Floors!

Keeping Up With the Joneses – Lose Those Ugly Floors!

We're on a roll! The wood floors finally dried and got a second coat - oh boy, just wait until you see 'em in the final reveal! Kitchen DIY Flooring The kitchen floor had two layers of linoleum. Here is a peek at the lovely green and yellow kitchen floor before. OK, not so lovely... They took Continue reading

Keeping Up With the Joneses – The Floors Won’t Dry!

Keeping Up With the Joneses – The Floors Won’t Dry!

Any time you get into a remodel, you'll hear from any experienced friends, "Expect it to take twice the amount of time and cost twice the amount of money that you planned." No man is immune. No one. The Joneses hit a glitch in their remodel - the wood floors. Remember here the "before" Continue reading

Guest Post on Christian Mommy Blogger

Guest Post on Christian Mommy Blogger

If you know me, you know about my ministry history.   Ha! I'm a poet don't ya know it?  Ministry...history...oh never mind.   I have a guest post on Christian Mommy Blogger today that explains how the ministry led me to being a DIY Continue reading

Guest Post at Anointing the Family

Guest Post at Anointing the Family

  Greetings my people! Please head on over to my friend, Clarinda's blog, Anointing the Family and show your support. I'm guest posting about my DIY healthcare quest using Essential Oils today.   DIY Healthcare is becoming more prevalent these days Continue reading

Keeping Up With the Joneses – Just a Little Tweek

Keeping Up With the Joneses – Just a Little Tweek

  We've already talked about this. Life isn't always strawberry lemonade and lollipops.   BUT, you can DIY.   Have you ever heard the expression Carpe Diem?   What do you think "Seize the Day" means? I Continue reading