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The New Love Seat

My anniversary is coming up, and my husband and I decided to buy a new love seat for our living room. It has been over 20 years since we purchased brand-new furniture and I was holding out until the kids were grown. I would have liked to get a new couch as well, but my […]

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A Little Paint and TLC

Other moms get flowers from their kids. I get junk. Gotta love ’em! The apple doesn’t fall far from the tree. My son came home the other night with a “gift”. His friend helps his grandfather clean up and maintain several of his rental houses. This is what they found in one of the newly […]

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Trash to Treasure | Tutorials

Two Recent Projects and Tutorials

Just a couple of my recent projects and tutorials I thought you would enjoy. Light Bulb Wall Vase I was a little skeptical about accomplishing this, but it was surprisingly easy. Craft a Scrap Wood Rustic Table This one is so versatile. Just by changing the size, it can be a bench, stool or dining […]

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Quickie Transformation

I’ve been working on a few easy craft transformations for my local store. I have several bare display spots that need to be filled in. Since I seem to have a gazillion things that need my attention right now, projects that require less time are about all I can do right now. These birdcages needed […]

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I Love My Friends!

Recently I struck gold twice! The first time was when a local crafty friend of mine was moving. She decided she didn’t want to craft anymore. I didn’t believe her, but I also wasn’t going to look a gift horse in the mouth. She offered me her supplies really cheap. I knew it was a […]

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Sewing

Cover for a Cricut Expression

One of my recent articles on Yahoo! Shine Sew a Drawstring Cover for a Cricut Expression I love crafting with my Cricut, but it needed something to camouflage it from view when it wasn’t in use. This worked perfectly. Even if you don’t sew much, this pattern is simple enough for a beginner. Enjoy!

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