October 22, 2014

Printable Seed Packets

printable seed packets

{guest post submitted by Mina of Mina’s Journal} My folks were great gardeners. When I lived further South my Mother gave me a fruit tree each year for a number of years. She said that later on, we would eat the fruit and think of her. Not that we needed to eat fruit to be reminded of her. She … [Read more...]

Free Valentine’s Printables and Craft Ideas: Stand-Up Heart Cards

free valentine's printables featured

{guest post submitted by Mina of Mina’s Journal} It is that time again when we remind those special to us that they are thought of and loved. Make these easy stand up Hearts for Valentine's Day, a quick project that almost anyone can do, and a nice alternative to the regular Valentine's Day … [Read more...]

Free Printable Thank You Cards and Craft Ideas

Free Printable Thank You Cards

{guest post submitted by Mina of Mina’s Journal} An inexpensive way to show your appreciation is with a Thank You card. Print out these cards to use as is, or get creative with bits and pieces you find about the house.   Free Printable Thank You Cards Simple designs and … [Read more...]

How to Make a Dog Sweater from a Knit Cap

dog sweater

You may not know, so this come as a shock to you, but I have random conversations with strangers a lot. On this particular day I was chatting with a woman who was looking for clothes for her elderly pet. She has an aging female Chihuahua and told me she has made her sweaters out of knitted caps from … [Read more...]

How To Make a Hockey Net out of PVC


After our son started playing ice hockey last fall we bought him used roller blades so he could start working on his skating at home. Then we bought him a used outdoor hockey stick. Then my husband bought used roller blades and a stick for himself. The boys were outside practicing skating and … [Read more...]