Blog Crash-Pox

Oy vey. Translation: Oh pain. You may have noticed that my blog has had a serious case of "crash-pox". Big Daddy and I spent many intense hours squinting through html code, searching for the "why" behind...

Fall Wreath & Mantle

The following is a true story. On September 24, 2012, my 4th of July Ruffled Wreath with Pool Noodle & Mirrors came down. After 120 days of true patriotism I decided to change the front door...

Mirror & Headboard {FX3}

Contrary to the lack of FabFindsFriday posts, I have not lost my bloodhound like abilities for sniffing out a deal. In fact, on a recent trip to Goodwill with Big Daddy I spotted a headboard and matching...

Toilet Paper Roll Flower Mobile

I'm pretty excited about this crafty toilet paper roll flower mobile! Yep, those cute blue flowers are actually toilet paper rolls! This whole mobile cost me $1. It may cost you a few dollars more if you...
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3D STAR GARLAND {from a cereal box}

Some time ago I pinned this tutorial but I wanted to make my 3D star, made from the cardboard of a cereal box,  into a garland type project to drape over my mantle. I envisioned being able to use my star...
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PERSONALIZED INVITES

I know I don't usually bust out blog posts where I invite you to buy something but one of the companies that I choose to be affiliated with has released this super sweet deal. Check it out. I'm thinking...
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DIY BARBELL

In a previous post I complained discussed why I was out of shape and overweight. Today I'm letting you in on the weight loss journey Big Daddy and I are on. Be forewarned we are fast food junkies...
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SOCK CLIP…NEVER LOSE A SOCK. EVER.

Happy Fall! Even though it's still like a million degrees here in the deep south I'm calling FALL ya'll! This is my first crafty post in awhile so I thought I'd ease back into this, k? But first, I just...
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SCOTT ANTIQUE MARKET REVIEW

Well I guess I can give myself half credit for tackling the GINORMOUS outdoor/indoor antique market called Scott. Let me explain. At 10 minutes til close on Saturday I received the following comment from Dina,...
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CHALK PAINT FAIL

Oh my. I haven't posted in a few days and here's why. 1. My Back Is Broke:  I left the Army exactly 1 year ago and I've worked out maybe 12 times since my departure. Not good. Then gaining a good 15 pounds...
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BEST BLOG-HUSBAND COMPETITION

Big Daddy wearing a t-shirt I designed. "My Wife is Enough" I've been thinking lately about the new kind of chaos that has entered my home as a result of my new "hobby". Blogging has been an unexpected joy...
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TIPS FOR THRIFTY TRIPS & Fx3

I'm so excited for this weekend because I'll be checking out Scott Antique Markets for the very first time! I've heard/read about this place as the premiere place for all things dirty, dapper, and to die...
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DIY COPPER CLEANER

Instead of Once Upon A Time... One Day At A Garage Sale... I found this HUGE metal planter thingy. The seller asked what I wanted to pay and I just smiled. Before I could negotiate she offered up $5....
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PIN OR PASS {#4}

Da Rules:  Ok, the rules of Pin or Pass are simple! I take a few pins off of Pinterest each week and test them out and provide you with the review! We'll downsize our pin hoarding together! Can Chocolate...