Normally I have a Halloween bash , but this year, plans changed as I prepare for a last minute trip to California. I am very excited about going because I haven’t been since 2011 and I haven’t seen my sister and my son, DIL, grandson and a 2 year old granddaughter I’ve never met. So… Continue reading Halloween rides on.
When I was a little kid, I went with my older sister to a neighborhood Haunted Garage. They had a Frankenstein who was supposed to be chained to a wall and he supposedly broke loose to reach for me and that was enough. I high tailed it out if there going back the way I… Continue reading I love Halloween, but…
The weather is see sawing, one day it’s in the 70’s , then the next it’s in the 80’s. Humidity prevents me opening the doors and windows which I prefer over air conditioning. No matter what the temps read, it’s fall outside and inside my house. I had seen this cute idea on where… Continue reading Fall Part 2
From my last post, I mentioned how difficult painting the cupboards turned out to be. This was the old cupboards sans doors. This picture below is how the kitchen we saw the first time before we bought it. That’s all the previous owners crap. Then we added countertops . We were thinking of painting the… Continue reading Catching Up
When we bought this house, we knew that pretty much everything had to be updated. We had already scrubbed the heck out of the kitchen and replaced all the nasty appliances but the cabinets were oak although dark so we decided to paint them to brighten up the room. I went to Lowes and picked… Continue reading Kitchen Updating
Last week, I went to my daughters house to help her with her first garage sale on her own. Several neighborhoods in her area were all having subdivision sales so we thought it would be great. However; Mother Nature decided to go berserk and not just rain, but pour. Here in Mo, roads were… Continue reading May Sunshine
This table setting was for a previous Easter at my old house. I’m not sure I remember why I had left those trees in the background. I was is ongoing an old lace tablecloth with a bunny runner. I used a spring style plate topped with blue Salas plate and cabbage style bowl with… Continue reading Past Easter