• DIY,  halloween,  Pinterest

    Pinterest Inspiration: DIY Halloween Spider Web in a Frame

    I have to admit, I was never much into Halloween until my husband and kids came along. Husband loves Halloween and has passed that on to his children. You may remember how the three of them think it’s hilarious to scare the bejeezus out of me every Halloween.  {That hasn’t ended yet, by the way…Rat Bastard has been found in the dryer, the bread basket, and my make up bag since then. I’m about ready to check myself into the funny farm in case you’re wondering).I’ve really tried to step up my enthusiasm for the sake of the ungrateful crapheads precious darlings I call my own. When I saw this cute…

  • DIY,  Pinterest,  YOLO MONDAY

    Easy Peasy DIY Cake Platter

    Happy Monday, Dear Ones! {I’m not sure why I’m calling you “Dear Ones.” I just feels right.  Oddly grandmother-ish, but right just the same} I’ve been meaning to show off this easy peasy little Pinterest inspired DIY project I did a while ago. Here’s my  “Pinspiration” : This idea originally came from Jamie at Jamie Cooks It Up It’s two cheapo Target plates epoxied to an old candle stick to make a darling two tiered cake platter.  Brilliant, right? I love it when I see an adorable DIY project that doesn’t involve:  A. A sewing machine (the last time I used one was Home Ec class in 9th grade),  B.…