Reclaimed Wood

I have a couple of old lanterns that I’ve had for a while. One of them belonged to my grandparents and my mom remembers them using it in their barn. It’s very old and I love it! It’s not just that I think it looks nice and I have a passion for “old” things, but…

Fall Table Runners & Toppers

Although I really enjoy sewing, quilting, and needlework, I don’t spend time during the summer on any of them. When it’s nice outside I want to be out there soaking up the sunshine and doing “outdoor” things. Now that it’s fall, however, I find myself thinking about sewing and quilting again. I love making quilted…

Witching and Dowsing

Have you ever heard of witching or dowsing? I would imagine that if you’re my age or older, you might know what this is. If you’ve never heard of it, visit Water Dowsing – USGS for more information. When we bought our house in the mountains we didn’t know where the septic tank was. Jack…

Kitchen Dreaming, Again!

Have you ever heard that saying that “the kitchen is the heart of the home”? It’s certainly true in our house and it always will be. I enjoy cooking a lot and I am always on a quest to make my kitchen more functional, attractive, and inviting then it is. After all, with as much…