Miraculous and Inspirational

I bought a piece of exercise equipment today I’m still in shock that I would do this because I’ve always thought it was just too extravagant Why spend money on equipment when you can just get up and walk around the block? But I posted a question on my face book fan page this morning.Continue reading “Miraculous and Inspirational”

Rusty Hinges Hang’n Out in the Garden

Remember my adventure at this place? The Shop that’s filled with all kinds of rustic loveliness. I bought so many things here Mr. Cline began to wonder if I were from another planet.  Or maybe he thought he hit the lottery 🙂 Who knows what he was thinking…but he was happy to accommodate my flurryContinue reading “Rusty Hinges Hang’n Out in the Garden”

Kerrville…Fun to Go, Hard to Leave; a story of how I cope!

I’m back from my visit to Kerrville and it’s bittersweet… Always fun to go and so very hard to leave… because of these fabulous five…look at all of those delicious cheeks! If you’ve never been to the Kerrville or any of the Hill Country in Texas then you need to add it to your bucketContinue reading “Kerrville…Fun to Go, Hard to Leave; a story of how I cope!”

A Long Overdue Thank You :)

very belated…yet very heartfelt “THANK YOU” MIKE & SALLY @ NIGHT OWL CRAFTWORKS Several months ago (((blush))) I entered and contest and I won the items in the photo above. Yes! I am just now getting around to sharing this wonderful news with you? Yes! I am ashamed of myself. But…in my defense I wasContinue reading “A Long Overdue Thank You :)”

Some Things I Love Today.

Again we woke to icy roads, gray skies and sleet pelting my skylight. Another day in paradise…just a frame of mind right? What to do to keep from going bonkers when you know you are stuck in the house… Going to “Etsy” and looking for fun things to style up my walls sounds fun! Let’sContinue reading “Some Things I Love Today.”

Want to Trade? A Guide to Bartering

But of course…What are we trading? The practice of bartering began long before my time; once a form of payment for needed services or products that a person might not have cash for but they certainly had something that could be used for payment. It’s is interesting to see that since our economy began isContinue reading “Want to Trade? A Guide to Bartering”

Creating Your DREAM Decor with Pottery Barn Inspiration

Some people DREAM in black and white… Some people DREAM in color…. I dream in Pottery Barn. {via Pottery Barn} I love it…but are you like me? love it but can’t justify spending that kind a money? now i will dream about these lamps until i find a way to create my own… in myContinue reading “Creating Your DREAM Decor with Pottery Barn Inspiration”

For These Found Objects…I Am GRATE-ful

How do you decorate? On a whim?  On a dime? or are you very structured and purposeful about your decor?  Planning and saving for months to get that next great item you saw in the store? Either way there are times when you find some wonderful items that intrigue you. You know what I’m talkingContinue reading “For These Found Objects…I Am GRATE-ful”

You Had Me At “Discount”

Add to that… Home. Recycled. Salvage. I’m in hog heaven…okay maybe hog isn’t the best term to use.  Let’s just say that I am “junk jubilant”! First of all it’s warming up in North Texas…Yay!  With that comes fun in the sun at the next flea market or yard sale.  It is the time ofContinue reading “You Had Me At “Discount””