DIY Wood Crate Key Organizer

There’s something about January that makes us want to get our homes organized and in order.  I don’t know about your house but at mine we have a lot of keys.  For this month’s Power Tool Challenge, our keys got organized thanks to our DIY Wood Crate Key Organizer. I love seeing what my Power […]

DIY Rope Word Art

My niece recently had a birthday and I wanted to make something special for her.  She’s a dancer, so I thought she might like something she can hang in her room that expresses what she likes to do most in the world:  dance. The DIY Rope Art I made for her can be customized for […]

Best of the Weekend

Can you believe that it is already the first Friday in January?  I hope your first full week of 2016 was a good one. Now that everyone is back into the swing of things, we are ready to host our first Best of the Weekend party for 2016. Be sure to visit each hostess as […]

DIY Wine Rack – Display Your Favorite Wines

A former student who is now a friend asked us to make a wine rack for her sister as a Christmas gift.  After seeing the inspiration picture, Mr. SP designed his own version and we built two wine racks in a few hours. Why did we build two?  We figured if we were going to […]

January 2016 Stitch Fix Review (Fix #31)

  Greetings, friends!  I hope that 2016 has been off to a great start for all.  I’m back to school today and have my outfits planned out for the week thanks to my most recent Stitch Fix box.  Over my Christmas break, one task that I accomplished was making a page on my blog especially […]

2015 Top Ten Blog Posts

Can you believe that 2015 is almost over?  My mom always told me that the older you get the faster that time passes and boy-oh-boy was she right. Since it’s the end of the year, I thought it would be fun to share my most popular posts for 2015.  And, to make this even more […]

10 Favorite Projects for 2015

Last night I looked through my blog for the entire year and picked ten favorite projects.  On Thursday I’ll share the top ten according to my stats but today’s top ten are ones that I personally liked that didn’t show up in my top 10 according to my analytics. In no particular order, here are […]

Spicy Sausage Rolls – A Great Party Appetizer

Are you completely partied out from Christmas?  Hang on, there’s still New Year’s to celebrate!  Like most of you, we are looking forward to some down time this week before we stay up on Thursday night to ring in 2016.  Since New Year’s Eve is a night where appetizers are commonly served, I thought I’d […]

Christmas Home Tour – Modern Living in a 100 year Old Home

Can you believe that it is Christmas week?  I can’t!  It seems like it was just Thanksgiving and now we are just days away from Christmas.  I’ve got a real treat for you today.  Last week I shared four homes that were part of the Waynesboro, VA Christmas Homes Tour and today I’m sharing the […]

Best of the Weekend

Happy Friday!  It’s an especially happy Friday for me as it’s the start of a two week break from school.  I’m ready to do some relaxing, some celebrating, and to get a few things accomplished that have been on my “to-do” list since I went back to school in August. This will be the last […]