Archives for February 2018

Talk of the Town #112

Can I just say you guys and gals are so amazing and supportive?  When I asked for other ideas about ways to use my mason jar wood crate, not only did you give me some great ideas, but you all cheered me on about my road to recuperation after my stroke. You really are awesome!  Thank you so much! And now, it’s time to get inspired… Welcome back to Talk of the Town! First, let’s take a look at what {Read More}

Rustic Wood Crate Mason Jar Centerpiece for Spring

This Rustic Wood Crate Mason Jar Centerpiece is an easy build project that’s perfect for special occasions or on a farmhouse kitchen table.

Talk of the Town #111

Happy Tuesday!  My daughter got a new German Shepherd puppy a few days ago and I’m puppy sitting him a few nights a week while she’s at work.  It’s a lot like having a toddler in the house again.  We have to make sure there’s nothing he can chew up, because he’ll chew on anything.  Thankfully, he plays for awhile and wears himself out, then he curls up and sleeps.  He’s fun, but exhausting! Now, on to the party. Welcome {Read More}

Spring Green Fresh Flowers Stenciled Dresser

My mom returned home last week after visiting almost a month, but while she was here, we moved the bed from the guest house to my daughter’s old bedroom for her.  The guest house is insulated and we have a heater in it, but I didn’t want to worry about her walking outside and slipping on the ice to come into the main house.  I’ll probably buy another bed to put in the guest house and continue to use my {Read More}

Talk of the Town #110 & Giveaway Winner

Happy Tuesday, Everyone! I’ve been busy, busy, busy since last week’s party!  It involved lots of having a paintbrush in hand.  I’m not quite finished with the project yet, but I hope to show it to you soon. Well that’s enough of a teaser because it’s time to party! The winner of the magazine subscriptions is …  Claudine.  Congratulations!

Lower Blood Pressure with a Superfood Breakfast Smoothie

Use this superfood breakfast smoothie as a delicious and healthy way to combat high blood pressure .  It’s perfect for breakfast, lunch or a quick snack. Make up bags of frozen fruit and add yogurt and orange juice for a quick and easy breakfast that’s ready in a snap!

Talk of the Town # 109

Welcome back to Talk of the Town! First, let’s take a look at what you may have missed from your party hosts! Coffee Pot Terrarium February Giveaway Basement Shop Reveal MCM Sewing Cabinet Makeover Dollar Store Welcome Mat Pet Bowl Placemat DIY Picture Frame Valentine Art Vintage Men’s Valet Roll Top Jewelry Box Classic Mardi Gras Table & Traditions DIY Valentine Wall Hanging Buffalo Plaid Hearts from Stencil Here’s what we’re talking about from last week’s party! Painted Farmhouse X {Read More}

February Giveaway – 3 Magazine Subscriptions

What’s the weather like where you’re at?  Do you live where they’ve been having spring-like temps, or someplace where winter is dragging on like a boring movie? We are getting another blast of cold and some snow, which is a bummer because it’s the end of my mom’s visit.  But as long as the sun is shining, I can stand it. It occurred to me that it’s been quite a while since I’ve had a giveaway, so I’m giving away {Read More}