Archives for December 2017

Talk of the Town #103

Welcome back to Talk of the Town! First, let’s take a look at what you may have missed from your party hosts! Vintage Style Christmas Gift Jar Farmhouse Galvanized Bucket Ornaments Mrs. Claus Christmas Printable 100 Thrift Store Decor Ideas Wooden Spindle Sign for Christmas Repurposed Clock Project Embroidery Hoop Memorial Ornament DIY Snowflake Christmas Throw Pillows Coffee Bean Sack Pillow Covers Upcycled Christmas Card Display 7 Ways to Clean Silver and Remove Tarnish Here’s what we’re talking about from {Read More}

Talk of the Town #102

I’ve enjoyed having my sister here for the last week and a half, she’ll be returning home in a few days.  She’s been a huge help to me typing the post, helping with house cleaning, and cooking meals for the freezer so it’s easier for us to just grab a meal already prepared.  Since I can’t make any new projects right now, I enjoy looking at the projects shared at the party. Welcome back to Talk of the Town! First, {Read More}

How to Make a Farmhouse Pallet Wood Sign

Farmhouse Pallet Wood Sign This is a project I made a few months ago but forgot to publish. Nothing much to update on my health.  I’m continuing with my therapy each week and am making good progress.

DIY Repurposed Christmas Decor from Antique Window Frame

Repurposed Christmas Decor from Antique Window Frame **********Blooper Alert!!! *********** Oops!  I didn’t mean to publish this yet.  Please tune in later for the finished project.  😉    

Talk of the Town #101

Another update about my health.  Every week, I have occupational, physical, and speech therapy three times a week.  I’m walking fine – no wheelchair or walker.  I just have a little foot drag.  My speech is improving every day, but remains a challenge.  But the biggest problem is fine motor skills in my right hand.  I can dress and bathe myself, but the fine motor skills continue to be my biggest hurdle (typing, for example).  My sister is visiting from {Read More}

Eight Must Have Kitchen Gadgets That Cost $5 or Less

Just thought I would check in with you and give you an update on my health status.  I was released from the hospital early in the week.  Originally, I was supposed to have inpatient therapy, but after five days of delay because of the holiday, I decided to return home and do outpatient therapy instead.  I began with occupational therapy three times this week and will begin physical therapy next week.  Thankfully, I began shopping for stocking stuffers a few {Read More}