I love pumpkins and every year I try to find a new way to repurpose something old and make it into something new, like some form of a pumpkin.
Pictured above is what I made last year from 4×4’s that were left behind by the previous owner of our little house. Here is the link to that post if you want to read how I made them
This year I saw something on the website “Surviving the Stores” that caught my eye and decided to make my own version of it.
Continue reading Pumpkin Ornament from a Mason Jar Lid
Every Monday in January I will share some of my frugal living tips. I’ve always been a practical and frugal person because I was a single parent and basically had to be.
Now that I am just slightly older (cough, cough, ahem, ahem) I still challenge myself to be practical and frugal and try to find ways to save money wherever possible, AND, I live by the 4R’s, REDUCE, REUSE, RECYCLE and REPURPOSE~~~
Here are some of the ways I follow the 4R’s…. Continue reading 4R’s of Frugal Living
WELCOME TO DAY 7 OF MY 12 DAYS OF CHRISTMAS DECORATING, CRAFT AND GIFT IDEA CHALLENGE.
I am just cresting the half way mark through my 12 days of Christmas decorating, craft and gift idea challenge and I hope you have enjoyed it so far.
Today, I share a recipe for my version of Merry Christmas Salsa.
The gift of my Merry Christmas Salsa to my family and very close friends each year has been going on for a long time, so I decided I am officially going to call it a tradition. Continue reading Day 7: Merry Christmas Salsa Tradition
WELCOME TO DAY 2 OF MY 12 DAYS OF CHRISTMAS DECORATING, CRAFT AND GIFT IDEA Challenge.
I scored these lovely used and somewhat rusty canning jar lids at a local thrift store for 5 cents a piece. I picked up the picture frame for free at the “Use It or Lose It” event (same place I picked up the vinyl records – re yesterday’s post).
My passion is to reuse or repurpose things in anyway I can. A ton of my inspiration comes from fellow bloggers (who have fabulous ideas) and of course Pinterest. Continue reading Day 2: Canning Jar Lid Christmas Tree Wall Art