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It’s (already?) Beginning to Look a Lot Like Christmas!

I'm not a big fan of the whole "rushing the holidays" phenomenon. It somehow felt like Halloween was over around the 25th.  The displays were down, everything was on "huge reduction" sales etc. I had to keep reminding myself that Halloween hadn't actually happened yet. Having said that.... Please join me as I add to… Continue reading It’s (already?) Beginning to Look a Lot Like Christmas!

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Simple Farmhouse Style Tray Tutorial

Got a bit distracted over the past few weeks but I'm......"back on track?" .... well, that kind of implies there was a track to begin with which might be overstating things..... let's just go with "I'm continuing to continue." So the next couple of weeks will be all about preparations for the upcoming, April 28-29th Jackalope… Continue reading Simple Farmhouse Style Tray Tutorial

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A Thrift Store Tray for All Occasions

I'm on a tray kick. This is actually due to the fact that I got excited, bought a bunch of thrift store trays back in November but didn't have time to do anything with them until now.  So, maybe not a tray-kick so much as a tray-delay. Anyway, up first, this "photo-tray." I see these in… Continue reading A Thrift Store Tray for All Occasions

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DIY Yardstick Tray with Printables

Sometimes I'm clever. Sometimes I'm cheap (OK, a lot of the time). Sometimes those two qualities come together and such was the case with Use What You've Got Project #....? (I can't remember where I am in this series). So, like many of us, I have, for several years, been digging all the cool stuff… Continue reading DIY Yardstick Tray with Printables