I love, love, LOVE mounted pictures. But they can run $60 for a 20x30ish photo! Here’s a way to achieve all of that for under $5. Staples sells 17×11 photos for 98¢ ($2 for glossy or hard stock)… the next large color print size jumps to $30!!!  Sooooo… I made some 11×17 prints, but I […]

April 29, 2012

I am in love with decorating with round elements. Problem is that they can be so expensive!   To make your own, you will need: Old tennis balls (take the green felt off) Beans- I used pink beans. Hot glue gun beans onto ball in circles going all the way around in rows. This is a […]

April 28, 2012

  Meet Elli. “She’s my bestest friend!” “Here is how my mommy made her:” After printing & cutting out your pattern pieces, you need to assemble them as illustrated above. Tape the pieces connected by the dark grey strips. This is the cut out fabric… before I ironed it. 🙂 Sew the ears, and after […]

April 26, 2012

I love people sharing my pictures, but please do not distribute them or use them without contacting me first. Thank you!      

April 25, 2012

I love people sharing my pictures, but please do not distribute them or use them without contacting me first. Thank you! Inspired by a Samaritan’s Purse photo Inspired by a David Dobson photo Inspired by a David Dobson photo Inspired by a David Dobson photo Inspired by a David Dobson photo Inspired by a David Dobson photo Inspired […]

April 25, 2012

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April 25, 2012

I had an beat up old wall cabinet with glass doors that I really didn’t have space for.It was going to be thrown out, so I unscrewed the doors, took off the knobs and made it into a picture frame by taping the pictures to the back of the glass (I put bows in the […]

April 21, 2012

My husband loves this meal; but then again, this meal is really as “man food” as you can get… but I like it too! ¾ cup flour tbs. salt tbs. pepper tbs. garlic powder about 10 oz of steak stew meat (cut into stew size chunks) one onion chopped 2tbs. butter Cup of mushrooms ¼ […]

April 21, 2012

This is the perfect way to preserve all the abundance of vegetables you get from your garden. I hate having vegetables go bad & this is a great solution! Berries, Broccoli, Carrots, Cauliflower, Mushrooms, Zucchini, Peppers, Etc. This works awesome for meatballs & cookie dough too! Some vegetables will not handle the freezing process very […]

April 21, 2012

I love creative baby pictures! I saw this idea on Pintrest (crocheted) and decided to give it a try. I am not amazing at crocheting so I decided to sew it instead. Here is a picture of my “pattern” (which I really just drew up myself & eyeballed.) I used a skirt I had that […]

April 19, 2012