Making An Entrance – More Yard Projects

This project took about three days to do. First i had to pull up the white rocks that were there, then I had to plant the flowers and then I had to lay the edger rocks. I picked the flowers mostly because they are perennials (will come back year after year) and because I love…

The Aqua & Orange Kitchen

The first room in our home that we are finishing will be our kitchen. Currently our kitchen is white and the walls are a cream color. We are going to paint our kitchen orange: This color is called Exciting Orange and it’s by Sherwin Williams. As far as accessorizing the kitchen, I’m planning to do…

Organizing A Scrapbook Idea Binder

Over the weekend I decided to organize my Scrapbook Idea Binder. Since I started scrapbooking 10 years ago, I’ve collected magazine tear outs, printed how to guides from the Internet, and created sketches for pages & albums I’d like to recreate. My process included: 1. Removing all pages from sheet protectors and creating a stack….

Project Life – Week 1 of 52

Project Life is a simple approach to capturing everyday life created by Becky Higgins who you can find here: http://www.beckyhiggins.com/blog/. Some people take a photo a day, others approach the project weekly. I’m doing the weekly approach and unlike many others, I’ve decided that I’m going to make my own journal cards and tags (although…

Save Money On Your Heating Bill…

If you live in an older house or building, you probably have older windows that are not energy efficient. I purchased a Window Insulation Kit (3 pack) for about $5.00 from Home Depot. It comes with plastic, double sided tape & all you have to do is cover the window & then use a hairdryer…