Repurposed Costco Plastic Apple Container

      Our oldest daughter, Daphne, had a question Sunday night before she headed back to college…”Hey Mama, the tree will still be up when I get back next weekend, right?”  My answer was, “Absolutely! 😯 ”  Something I will never quite be able to grasp is how the Christmas season seems to end… Read More

Healthy Recipes to Help Lose Weight

Happy New Year, everyone!  If you happen to be new here 😀 , I invite you to subscribe to my free weekly NEWSLETTER HERE so you don’t miss our next DIY home improvement project.   The year 2018 has been a wonderful creative time here at, so I will be sharing the top 10 most… Read More

Dollar Store Appetizer Board

  You didn’t think I could let 2018 slip by without one more dollar store trick did you 😀 ?  Ha ha, you know me too well.  Every time I go in that place (Dollar Tree) I spot something with potential.  A few months ago when this idea struck, I was sure to jot down… Read More

Fireside Christmas Tablescape

I know you are most likely very busy with it being only 5 days before Christmas 😯 , but I just couldn’t resist fitting in these beautiful “Fireside Christmas Tablescape” ideas.  I have to admit that I was really in the decorating mood this year.  Don’t get me wrong, I love to decorate every year, but… Read More

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