great smelling fall decor

Great Smelling Fall Decor

These Potpourri pies have been around for quite some time. I haven't thought about them in years....

under the sea

Under The Sea

It maybe Fall but with temps in the high 90's it's hard to think of it as a seasonal change...

fairy garden drawers

Fairy Garden Drawers

You find a couple of drawers in great condition along the roadside. Grab them up. When asked what...

deck makeover mermaid style

Deck Makeover ~ Mermaid Style?

I was feeling my backyard needed some umph. Maybe I had been staring at all the same plants for far...

it s 5 o clock somewhere

It's 5 O'Clock Somewhere!

Yes, I jumped on the Flip Flop Bandwagon!I usually don't like to follow trends, but these were just...

fold out ironing board transformation

Fold Out Ironing Board Transformation

Growing up Dad had this cabinet hanging in his shop with small tools, products, etc. in it. I...

faux brick walkway

Faux Brick Walkway

I saw article this in one of my Dad's Handyman Magazine Issues many years ago, tore it out, saved it...

how to dry hydrangea flowers

How To Dry Hydrangea Flowers

Large showy hydrangeas are spectacular in the garden and even more so when dried and preserved....

chime in wind chimes

"Chime In" Wind Chimes

My daughter-in-law happened to be shopping and saw some chimes. She took a photo and sent it to me...

vintage gas heaters go solar, Ornate and pretty

Vintage Gas Heaters Go Solar

OK, I dare say I've had this old gas heater for 5 or so years waiting for inspiration, with the time...

Debbie Avila Newton
Debbie Avila Newton
48 answers in September
About meI've been making all sorts of things since I was little. + Read More