Painted Brick Fireplace

This my friends, is a story of a makeover. A makeover that happened twice. Well, 2-1/2 times. You’ll see what I mean. I am in love with this painted brick fireplace. It has contrast and texture and simplicity. But it … Read More

A Christmas Repurpose.

After the first year of parenthood, we had a few gazillion empty baby formula cans kicking around. I saved them thinking, I can do SOMETHING with these!! (and limited myself to one bag worth). Well, it’s “Crafty-Christmas-Time” and time to break … Read More

Back to work then!

And, so it begins again. After a long hiatus, it’s time to get down to the biz. This requires some focus, and new focus brings a new space. A quiet little space tucked away, a little escape from the chaos … Read More

C’mere little doggie!

As soon as I laid eyes on this handsome devil, I knew he was coming home with me. Can you believe he was $13 at Homesense? Yes, thirteen. His little bandana collar is killing me. The only thing that could … Read More

Thank You Sarah.

Let  me begin by saying I cannot take credit for this idea. I was in a very Christmassy mood, watching the Sarah’s House, Holiday edition — and, she gave me this fabulous (free-ish) idea. If you have a wood burning … Read More

Paper Wreath

It is very easy to get carried away with the Christmas decorations. I always take time to pause, and wander through the decoration isle wherever I go, but, more often than not, say to myself, “no, you should not be … Read More