You have probably seen, or heard of, people setting out plates of freshly baked cookies when they are trying to sell a house to make it smell homey. Well, I have something that is easier, less mess and less calories - that will make your home smell just as amazing. Pot of pourri. No... you … Continue reading Happy Home Hack: how to make your home smell lovely
One of my favorite things to do is go thrift shopping. Not only do you get some great deals but it's fun seeing what you can find in among the rows and rows of donations. Just the other day, I was searching through the racks and found a brand-new, tag still on, Zara top. Mind … Continue reading Sewing Sundays #6: Thrift Flip
Raise your hand if you have ever wanted to clean your oven? Didn't think so. Raise your hand if you ever broken out your your special driving sentence because your brownies blurped over the edge of your pan and now you have to clean the oven.. There we go, some hands! Cleaning the oven is … Continue reading Happy Home Hack: Time to Clean the Oven….
With my homemade laundry soap and new clothes line in the back yard, my new obsession didn't end. Since you need laundry pins to secure your laundry to the line, I decided that I needed a pin bag and, to do laundry in style, I needed a new laundry apron. This was a really simple … Continue reading Sewing Sundays #5
Last week, I wrote about incorporating a more vintage approach to doing my laundry. So my next idea was putting in a laundry line. I've wanted one for a long while but we had so many other things going on with yard work, we had to wait. This last weekend, it finally happened. My husband … Continue reading Happy Home Hack: Laundry #2
Annnnnd I'm back. I recently went back to school (I'm a kinder teacher)... and let me tell you, for a while - I did not have ducks, I did not have rows... I had squirrels and they were everywhere. But, thankfully - five weeks in... I am back to having rule abiding ducks.. and small … Continue reading Happy Home Hack: Laundry
I apologize that I missed an upload this weekend, after I've been so good about weekly posting. In my defense.... our washer machine decided to retire without notice - so my husband and I went hunting for one all weekend, leaving very little time to write. Any - who.... lets get back to this project. … Continue reading Sewing Sundays #4