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Category Archives: Outside
Fall has certainly been in the air recently! The temps have cooled (for a few days at least) and the Fall Festivals have begun, so it was time to pull out the fall decor. I like to do a new … Continue reading
EO’s two months old now! And it’s official. I’m now the proud owner of a “Mom Car” – one that can hold the baby, the fur-baby, and still have room left for some luggage. We spent one afternoon, two … Continue reading
Happy Flag Day! In honor of this patriotic holiday, I put together a very quick little project – a patriotic wreath. A burlap wreath is truly one of the easiest projects to put together. It requires just a few … Continue reading
So, sometimes your husband calls you and says, “Wifey, have you left for work yet?” “Not yet,” you reply, “why?” “Would you go out in the yard and see if you see any water? I saw some ice on the … Continue reading
Many years ago Mom picked up this old dresser for a steal, just sure I’d be able to use it one day as a TV stand or something, and graciously stored it in her basement for me. Well, that was … Continue reading
Mom and her friend, Nancy, sometimes like to go junk picking. On one such evening they came across several light fixtures that someone no longer wanted and was leaving out on their driveway for trash collection. They grabbed it, knowing … Continue reading
We have an ugly shed. It’s sort of a given in this part of town. Have an old house? You have an ugly shed, or a decrepit garage, or something like that. But we were supposed to be hosting (providing … Continue reading
Death, death I say, to the inventor of that supposed weed barrier fabric! And a curse upon the head of the person who installed not 1, not 2 or 3 or 4 layers, but SIX layers of it all around … Continue reading
True Confession Time: I actually completed this project over the summer, but it’s taken me this long to take the ‘after’ picture! Silly, I know, but at least this way you get to see our new storm door. Yes, I … Continue reading