I'm BACK!!

These past two weeks have been great, but very exhausting!  I am finally back at home and a little overwhelmed.  I have found SO many great things and am excited to get started with all the many projects.  I should have taken a picture of my van for the ride home…pretty much every inch of […]

I’m BACK!!

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These past two weeks have been great, but very exhausting!  I am finally back at home and a little overwhelmed.  I have found SO many great things and am excited to get started with all the many projects.  I should have taken a picture of my van for the ride home…pretty much every inch of […]

Vacation/Work Update

Well, I haven’t posted much in the past week because I am in Pennsylvania visiting family.   Last week we were busy doing “family” things and this week I am busy doing ALL kinds of thrifting.  Today I went to two auctions.  It was very tiring, but SO productive. I have LOADS of cool things and […]

Canning 101

Canning 101

So here’s the scoop on our day of canning… LOTS and LOTS of produce!!  (tomatoes, onions, cucumbers, jalapenos, cilantro, and red bell pepper) This is all the many jars and lids we used. And the very well behaved children that played “quietly” while we worked! Here’s what we did… Pickles:  We used this recipe for […]

GIVEAWAY WINNER!!

True Random Integer Generator Min: Max: Result: 6 Powered by RANDOM.ORG  The winner is Callie Callender from Seriously Handmade!  Be on the look out for her ad on my sidebar…COMING SOON!

Recycled Candle Holder

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I thought I would take a break from my trip and tell you about a little recycle project I did a few weeks ago.  Remember the Roadkill Rescue Challenge Table?  Well, I had some leftover posts and my neighbor suggested a candle holder. I drilled holes in the top of three posts with a 1 […]

The Beach

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Yesterday we (my girls, mother and sister-in-law, niece, nephew, and me) all drove to Rehoboth Beach, DE to stay with my husband’s aunt and uncle.  Last night we all went to the Boardwalk to eat dinner and go to Funland. The kids were excited to get a glance of the beach. We had yummy Grotto’s […]

What I've been doing

Well, the past few days I have been BUSY! On Tuesday I went to a large auction in Ephrata, PA.  On the way there I drove through Pennsylvania countryside.   There are lots of farms, farm stands and Amish riding in their buggies/bikes along the road. There were three sets of auctioneers going at once, […]

What I’ve been doing

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Well, the past few days I have been BUSY! On Tuesday I went to a large auction in Ephrata, PA.  On the way there I drove through Pennsylvania countryside.   There are lots of farms, farm stands and Amish riding in their buggies/bikes along the road. There were three sets of auctioneers going at once, […]

GIVEAWAY Reminder

Just a reminder! Giveaway (make sure you leave it on the original post) I am really excited to announce that I am giving away some ad space on my sidebar! My traffic is picking up everyday, so free advertising is ALWAYS good. The winner can choose what kind of ad they would like…blog or etsy. […]