It is easy to make your garden pots look like new again. See how I used spray paint to make these plastic pots look awesome again!
After sitting outside for many, many years your patio furniture might get a bit tired and ugly. On this DIY page, you will find out how I easily painted my wrought iron chairs and made them look new.
An easy wine cork craft that only requires a hot glue gun and wine corks.
Learn to make your own repairs to books. It is not hard; you just have to know what to do and have the right tools for making repairs to torn pages or broken spines or covers that are loose.
The method for repairing the spine of a child's book can be used on ANY kind of book. This is an easy book repair that anyone can do.
Accidents happen! If you have a torn or ripped page in a beloved book, you CAN repair it yourself. You just need the right kind of glue or repair tape.
I have been gardening for many years and I use the Dynamite brand of plant food on my container grown vegetables and plants. I also use Dynamite on my flower beds. (So glad it comes in a 2 pound size!) The reasons I...
I know all of you have seen the Caramel Apple Wrap kits hanging by the fresh apples in the grocery store. I know that you have been tempted to buy a package, too, but you were afraid that they would not taste good. I...
This book will bring tears to the eyes of every Bassett Hound owner.
The perfect homemade minty candy for all of those wedding and baby showers!
I love the sound of my windchimes! The music that my chimes make, soothe my soul.
The Haws watering can is the best! I have had mine for years and I continue to love using it for its ease in handling.
Recycle anything to make crosses and pray for the planet Earth while you are at it! Making Crosses is a perfect family activity for the Easter season.
My husband helped me with this wonderful wine cork craft. I made several of these wreaths for gifts to special friends. I also had fun collecting the wine corks to recycle into handcrafted projects.
In order to make your books last a long time, you should care for them just like you would any possession you value. Here are some easy things you can do to keep those books in good shape.
Colorful candy corn cupcakes: the kids will love the surprise orange inside this yummy cupcake that is very easy to make. It is also a recipe you could use at any time of the year! Candy Corn is not just for October...
Children love to be "scared to death" at Halloween. My husband loved telling scary stories to our grands and I share some of his ideas for making those stories fun for the young ones in your home.
What could be better than free patterns for carving a jack-o-lantern?
It is easy to make repairs to torn pages, broken spines, or loose covers on books. You just need to have the right tools and some help from me, Mickie Gee.
Blood and gore in a book to your liking? Or do you prefer not to be grossed out by the books you read?
Arranging flowers is not difficult. Just use what you have on hand and think "out of the box" and let your creative side blossom!
A delightfully refreshing, family friendly drink for Saint Patrick's Day. Get your green on, y'all.
Get ready for your trip to Disneyworld or Disneyland. Keep your memories in a personal memory book you made yourself.
If you are a "tree-hugger" like me, you will find some interesting craft projects to upcycle or recycle books and magazines.
Trying to be like Martha Stewart can be scary, but did you know that she shares her excellent and scary (or not) Halloween ideas on the web? Usually, her holiday ideas are easily doable and classy. In other words, you...
This cole slaw recipe is a staple on any holiday in my home. Pineapple makes this recipe oh so delicious.
Love 80's TV shows like "The A Team"?
Find out ways to over come baking accidents like the day my cup cakes fell flat!
Learn how I fix bacon for a crowd.
Even though 2 1/2 Men with Charlie Harper is a thing of the past, Charlie's fashion style lives on! You can STILL dress like Charlie!
Give the best gift of all, money. If you put the bills on a money tree, you also have a unique and beautiful decoration for a shower or a party. Provide guests the opportunity to add more cash, too!
If I had to save just one item from my burning home, it would be my go kart racing husband, Griff. He is the one thing in my home I could not live without! Of course I love my children and the grand babies, but they do...
Can you believe that the common tomato (aka "love apple") was "Banned in Rome"? Well, it was; the "tomato" was banned because of being called a "love apple"; that "... tomato...
Puzzled as to what outdoor playhouse is the best for your toddler?
Please note that this article was written quite a few years ago, but the research techniques and my advice are still applicable today. The ride-on toys shown here led a good, long, fun filled life!