Archive | September, 2011

Fall Decor on a Couple o’ Dimes: Table Linens on the Cheap

I love fall. I love it when the Hades-like temperatures of a southern summer disappear and the morning air becomes crisp and clean. I love it when the trees swap out their summer garb for richer autumn hues and textures. I love fallen leaves crunching beneath my feet. None of that has happened here yet, […]

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From Crap in the Kitchen to Decorative Bottle for Laundry Detergent

Don’t say I didn’t warn ya‘. ‘Cuz I did. I’m back with more crap. After digging around in my kitchen cabinets I found this… …an old oil/vinegar bottle that once sat in my kitchen window and held dish soap. When I got bored and traded it out, I was unable to toss it in the […]

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From Crap in the Craft Stash to Cute Laundry Room Artwork

You already know I’m a hoarder packrat thrifty and frugal saver. That means I have lots of places crammed with lots of stuff. Stuff I’m going to use. Eventually. And rarely occasionally my brain does something other than keep my skull from collapsing. It comes up with an idea. Rarely Sometimes it’s even a good idea. After […]

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The Blind Leading the Blonde

I suck at scheduling. I suck at planning. I suck at organization. I don’t possess whatever gene encodes for those skills. And I’ve passed my faulty DNA on to my children.  On the way to school this morning my 10 year old asked me if I had a pencil in my purse. He’d forgotten to […]

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Downhill Slide

(Blogger’s Confession: I began this post yesterday, so don’t be confused when I tell you that today is September 1st. Just understand that in my universe things regularly run behind schedule.) Today is the first day of September. Some of you are already admiring fall foliage and breaking out the rakes. You’re dreaming of pumpkins […]

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