Shine a Little Light

I found another project. My creative muse is back in business. My mind is dreaming again. Repurposing is my new purpose for awhile. I’ve been saving coffee cans, stashing them in my son’s closet much to his chagrin. It occurred to me the other day that I could use these to make some cute lanterns…

Basket for a Friend

I’ve always enjoyed unique gift baskets, and been envious of anyone who can craft one with hand-picked items. My creative ideas aren’t always on point, but today I think I put together a pretty awesome gift basket for my friend who is having a birthday on Saturday. The sad truth is, I had very little…

Patio Chair Repairs

I have several posts sitting in my “drafts” folder, but none of them really inspired me to publish. The past few weeks I’ve been nursing my health and catching up on housework and family stuff…none of which is terribly exciting. ┬áThis week however, I’m doing a happy dance, and I am ready to puke my…

$87 Feeds a Family of 4 for a Week

I’m pretty stoked about today’s adventures, and its only noon! I’ve become pretty crafty about planning my weekly food budget, but today’s shopping spree was a total score! I easily bought enough food to feed my family (including 2 big dogs) for a week and only spent $87!!! The only “junk food” I bought was…