One of the biggest expenses in the first few years of a baby’s life is the diapers. It is hard on the grocery bill when there is more than one child being diapered. The diapers are also a huge portion of our trash each week. I wont even mention to awful smell from the garbage cans…. There is a… Continue reading Homemade Diapers
My kids have so many toys. I think I may flip completely if another bloomen’ stuffed animal comes through the door. I mean really, how is it possible for them to love every one of those things? With every birthday and Christmas comes the challenge of organizing all of those new toys. There are some… Continue reading A doll bed
I am so excited to show you this. It is my first real re-upholstering job. I think I may be addicted…. I already have another wing back chair coming. Okay, this is what I started with. A VERY sturdy chair, great shape but not so nice fabric. The fabric was really faded, super dirty and a… Continue reading Wing Back Chair Makeover
The reason why we have September is so that we can get ready for October. I am pretty sure that it is the only reason why we have November as well, so that there is time to get ready for December. After the season is over I often hit the store for cute fall decor that… Continue reading The reason for September!
So I have a small addiction. I really really love coffee. Not only to drink, but I also love all the wonderful things that go with coffee….. like, Starbucks, cool mugs, pictures of coffee, color of coffee…. the list goes on. Anyway, last year for Christmas my Mother-in-Law gave me The Lang Coffee Calendar. Needless to… Continue reading Oh Coffee!
I have to give ALL the credit for this amazing idea to Brook at All Things Thrifty. I followed the instructions on her blog and ended up with (what I think) is a really great valance. I put it above my bedroom window. Here are a few step by step pictures. measure 100 times,… Continue reading Valance Balance