Vintage Junk Treasures #21

I tend to hibernate in January and February so haven’t been out buying. Mr. Deanie got up early on Friday and found some treasures at an estate sale. So sit back and look at a few of our recent vintage junk treasures that we have found.   Mr. Deanie found these 2 vintage Kodak cameras.   Read More Here…


Easy Peasy Valentine Magnets

 Thank you for stopping by today. Here is a very easy Valentine craft that you still have time to make before the big day.  You can use this idea for other occasions, too. It is so easy that I am almost embarrassed to show you. So read how to make your easy peasy Valentine magnets. Read More Here…


A Fabulous Planner on a Thrifty Budget

Previously, I explained how I became more organized using a paper planner vs electronics. I love to be able to cross out things on my to do list or to doodle ideas which I couldn’t do on my electronics.  Now today I want to show you how anyone can have their own planner no matter what Read More Here…


Estate Sale Find to Sewing Room Organizer – A Quick-Over

In my last post I promised to share an estate sale find that Mr. Deanie did a Quick-Over on to help me organize my sewing room/office. I use this room for sewing, crafting and as an office.  The before of the corner of the counter was not horrible.   This was the corner of my long counter Read More Here…


Why I Ditched Electronics For a Planner and Became More Organized

Why I Dumped Electronics for Pen & Paper In today’s age so many people rely on their smart phone, tablet or computer. Now I am not immune to using these either as I cannot live without my smart phone, iPad or laptop. So for the last few years I have tried keeping a calendar and to Read More Here…


Word of the Year is Organization – A Thrift Store Quick-Over

If I was to choose one word for 2017 it would be organization. I took a little break from the blog to start working on my goal of becoming totally over the top organized. Organization of the entire house, containers and shop are in order. I hate it when some tools are in one building, some tools in Read More Here…


Vintage Junk Treasures #20 – Late Estate Sale Finds

Welcome back to another edition of Vintage Junk Treasures. Last week I posted what Mr. Deanie had found at a local estate sale while I dreamed away in bed. If you missed what he found at the estate sale read about it here.  Today’s edition is what I found at the same sale when I Read More Here…


Vintage Junk Treasures #19 – Mr. Deanie Scores Once Again!

Welcome back to another edition of vintage junk treasures. This edition of vintage junk treasures was totally made possible by Mr. Deanie. Last weekend Mr. Deanie got up early and went to an estate sale. I was dreaming away and didn’t even know he was gone until he woke me up. Get up and see what Read More Here…


Thrift Store Quick Over – Battery Lantern to Waterless Snow Globe

I originally posted this in December of 2015 but thought it was worth another look. I have been admiring the snow globes all over Pinterest and the blog world. I plan on making one with a gumball machine. I had visions of how it would look as I lay awake planning it. LOL! Well we Read More Here…


The Ultimate Guide to Fake Snow for DIY Clear Ornaments

Tis the season for holiday crafting and today I want to share a tutorial on making I Spy Ornaments. I have made many I Spy bags to sell at our family bazaar in the past so I had a stash of small goodies to use. While doing some research I realized there were many different ideas of what Read More Here…