vintage step stool makeover

  Hey y’all!  Did your Grandma have this stool in her kitchen?  It’s a Cosco brand stool Circa 1950-something.  My husband brought it home to me from his Grandmother’s house and I fell in love.      Let’s take a good, long look at her.  She has great bones, but you can barely see how [Read More]

sewing feet – the down low

Today we are going to address the issue of sewing feet! Have you ever sewn with more than the presser foot that came with your machine?NO?  I didn’t  for many years either…… But one day I wanted to sew a ruffle. I looked up ways to do it & it involved basting the fabric with [Read More]

Jo Totes Christmas Giveaway – pick ANY bag

I am so excited to offer this Christmas giveaway from JO TOTES!! For those of you who don’t know about Jo Totes { I mean who doesn’t…but just in case} they are the BEST camera bag around….actually more than a camera bag cause it doubles as a diaper bag or purse as well…and looks NOTHING [Read More]

a day of silence….

One simple act… a day of silence. In memory of all those beautiful sweet lives that were lost. Thank you for your support and understanding…I’ll be back to regular blogging tomorrow! xoxo

Gage Huntley Designs $50 gift card Giveaway

I am so excited to introduce you to a friend of mines NEW online shop! GAGE HUNTLEY DESIGNS such cute jewelry! I have two of her custom stacks now and love them! I get compliments on them all the time! Amanda, is offering a $50 gift card to her shop to ONE lucky reader! DISCOUNT [Read More]

DIY scrap wood frame

DIY “Scrap” Wood Frames Howdy peeps.  I’m back with another super simple, super easy, super chic diy project. Everybody has an old, outdated picture frame lying around, just begging for a makeover, am I right?  And if you don’t, there are an abundance of them anxiously awaiting purchase at your local thrift store. This inexpensive project will show you how to turn [Read More]

ninth street notions – blog design givewaway

Today we have the talented Amanda of Ninth Street Notions offering a fabulous Pre-made OOAK blog design set for ONE lucky reader! Is it time to freshen up your blog? now’s your chance :) From Amanda : I create fun and vibrant jewelry, hair accessories, and bags. I’ve also delved into some digital design, where [Read More]

$75 credit to AMD design studio

Hi Folks! I’m Amanda I’m the Owner and Lead Graphic Designer over at AMD studio. I’m a 20 something Graphic Designer from a itty bitty town in the mitten state. I Have 2 beautiful children and one amazing husband. I love love love Diet Coke w/ Lemon, Bare Feet, Netflix’s, Rain Storms, Dancing with my children [Read More]

DIY decorative Spheres

 Never “SPHERE” Erika is here with another fab DIY idea! Do you ever get in one of those moods where you wanna start a project, but not one that will take days…weeks…months to complete- just something easy, cheap, awesome and super quick. Well then, I have just the project for you. We’ve all seen ’em.  In fact, some of [Read More]