>Mason Jars, Candles, and Summer Nights

>I *love* Mason jars.  Like, love them!!  I was so excited to see the “50 Ways to Re-purpose and Re-use glass jars” post from Stephanie at Under The Table and Dreaming back in May.  And then I saw this idea from the Shabby Nest…and I knew I had to try it! Remember how I got free … Continue reading

>Pretty Button Organization

>I love buttons.  LOVE buttons.  I will admit, that I don’t use them for projects very often…but I really love looking at them. I bought a huge bag of buttons at ReStore a few months ago for $1.00.  I am sure they came from some old lady’s house. I separated them all out by colors… I got … Continue reading

>Simple DIY 2-Tier Stand

>I have officially completed my first post-moving project…and it feels GREAT!  It’s a really simple project that ANYONE can do!  It’s also thrifty…but I’m guessing you already knew that if you knew me at all 😉 Start out with some plates you like.  You can do round, square, anything really!  I just liked the look … Continue reading

>Decorative Magnets

> I was shopping in Michaels today (because one of my best friends got me a giftcard for my birthday!) and I saw these: I have seen people make magnets out of the smaller glass “beads”, but I had never seen the bigger ones. They are so perfect! I picked them up, brought them home, … Continue reading

>Paperwhites: a pre-holiday gift

> I realized TODAY that Support Staff Appreciation Day is TOMORROW…yikes! After work, I went to a few local stores where I can usually pick up some smaller gifts…but no luck 😦 Then I remembered that I had seen some beautiful bulbs planted in glass jars at my mom’s house this weekend…and the lightbulbs started … Continue reading