Monthly archives: December, 2015

New Year’s Makeover Courtesy of a 1929 Magazine!

I hope everyone had a great Christmas. I haven’t went to any thrift stores for 10 days or so. I thought as tomorrow is New Year’s Eve that a makeover post would be in order! Don’t we all make New Year’s resolutions to better ourselves. Well in November 1929 if you picked up this copy Read More Here…


Time for a Quick-Over and Goodwill Finds

Yesterday I posted 6 quick and easy gift ideas. Today I want to show you a Quick-Over, something that can be changed quickly and easily. 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 Read More Here…


It’s Not Too Late – 6 Easy Easy Gifts To Make Quickly

Well I was going to have this posted last week but sometimes life just gets in the way. I finally got my Christmas cards made out this weekend and made 6 pairs of flannel pajama pants for gifts. I think I am done making gifts but if you are still looking for some gift ideas, Read More Here…


A New Truck, a VW for Me and Vintage Finds

I just finished 4 days of parties, a school program, a church program and a day of shopping! I now need to catch up. I planned on showing the easy gift ideas before now but stay tuned, they should be up tomorrow or Thursday. In the meantime, I did squeeze in one trip to a Read More Here…


Is That A Hippo and Vintage Finds

We found a waterfall style dresser this past spring and it needed one handle. So Mr. Deanie suggested on Sunday that we take a trip to Hippo Hardware. Now this entailed a trip to the big city. We are farm people and so we hitched up the wagon got in the pickup for the drive. Now Read More Here…


J – E – Double L – O – JELLO JELLO – Repurposed Molds

I wrote the other day I would show a few crafts I have been working on. Some of them were flops and I should be bold and show them but I think I’ll pass this time. I am not totally satisfied with some of these but here goes… I have been making things out of Read More Here…