Free Printables, Houseware Crafts, Plaid Ambassador, Tips and Resources, Tutorials, Uncategorized

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!

Houseware Crafts, Tips and Resources, Tutorials

DIY Tray Using Scrap Wood and Dollar Store Napkins

I had a few folks ask for a tutorial on the napkin/mod podge technique I showed in the last post. Your wish is my command. It really is very, very easy and when I'm done explaining you will shout: "Honey!  Come quick!  David has found yet another way to glue stuff to wood!!!!!" It's a… Continue reading DIY Tray Using Scrap Wood and Dollar Store Napkins

DIY Furniture Projects, Houseware Crafts, Tutorials, Uncategorized

Mini Dresser Vintage Camera Project

Recently a blogger, describing a project that was giving her some difficulty, used the phrase "I enjoy a good challenge." That sounded good - character building even - encountering problems and through patience and skill rising above them. And I suddenly realized something. I do not, in fact, "enjoy a good challenge." No, I prefer… Continue reading Mini Dresser Vintage Camera Project

Mod Podge Rocks Projects, Tutorials

Into the Woods! (or Into the Weeds) A Cheltenham Road Christmas Project Journey

My latest Mod Podge Rocks project is up and viewable and it's time for trees! I've been wanting to do these and imagining them but unable to get it really done due to Christmas madness. Of course, those aren't the trees I initially planned. I had planned (and attempted) to make these 3D trees. I… Continue reading Into the Woods! (or Into the Weeds) A Cheltenham Road Christmas Project Journey