Category Archives: General

Old MacDonald Had a Farm……in My Bathroom.

When Rodd announced that he really wanted to get chickens I finally said OK. BUT there are rules……. You have to have proper fencing / hen-house. You can’t have more chickens than your proper fencing / hen-house can manage. Four … Continue reading

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Antique Canning Jar Lights….

When we built our house, we were in a time crunch toward the end and had to make a few decisions that we always intended to change later. The lights in our living / dining area were one of the … Continue reading

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Where’d All the Junk Stores Go…..?

When I was a kid, it seemed like there was a “junk store” on every corner in every small town across America. Out front were old wooden chairs, piles of rusty tools, bicycles in various stages of disrepair…… Inside nothing … Continue reading

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You Can Dye it With…… Koolaid???

 A friend of mine started needle felting and I’ve been inspired to give it a whirl. (Thanks for the inspiration Jen!) You can add such fun embellishments to projects through felting. The stuff she was doing was just darling and I’ve … Continue reading

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Wheat (Gluten) Free Pizza….

 Since finding out that Hubby is allergic to wheat, tomato, banana, avocado, shellfish and cherries we’ve had to make a lot of adjustments in our menu. We actually already knew about cherries, tomato and shellfish. Historically, we had thought that he … Continue reading

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The Sonicare From the Abyss…..

For a couple of months now I have wanted a Sonicare toothbrush. I had one years ago but gave it to a family member. I have a bad habit of “scrubbing” my teeth and my dentist says that I’m literally brushing … Continue reading

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Sauerkraut Part II…..

 The kraut finished “perking” last weekend. I took it up to Dad’s cabinet shop / canning kitchen / coffee roasting / garage to finish the process. He as a 2 burner outdoor stove and I figured it would be easiest … Continue reading

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