Category Archives: home skills

Personal Paradise – Repurposed Furniture

It’s Personal Paradise Tuesday! I hope you all had a wonderful Christmas. Here we enjoyed some good family time together and it was great. 🙂 For today’s installment I am smiling about a furniture repurpose. When we moved into this … Continue reading

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Everything Old is New Again! (And an update!)

This year is winding down and we are about to embark upon another year. Recently I had the pleasure of constructing a favorite sewing project again. I gifted a friend a pillow that I created. This pillow is a work of … Continue reading

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Something Old…Something New…

  Good morning! I’m back for another installment of unexpected blessings. This also fits in so well with my personal paradise theme. I recently took myself out on a date. My wardrobe was sorely depleted and need attention desperately. So … Continue reading

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Sunset CafĂ© Saturday – One Small Book to Change Your Life

    Come and sip a drink with me. 🙂 Today I would like to share a tip with you. After getting through the wind up activities this week for the holidays I am really appreciating the practicality of my … Continue reading

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Take It Easy Thanksgiving!

  Hello Friends! Here come the holidays! I hope you are all having some time to plan the impending celebrations without too much stress or dread. I know it is so easy to slip into the mode of expecting too … Continue reading

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Recipe Special: Homemade Laundry Detergent

Good morning Friends! Today I’m touching on a topic that requires constant attention in my household. Laundry! I can practically hear the groans and moans of mothers right through my computer. I know that most of us don’t love doing laundry. … Continue reading

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Three kitchen tips and a favorite fall recipe

Today we are going to the kitchen! I spend a huge amount of time in my kitchen. Between cooking, cleaning, eating, and having fun sometimes we can feel a bit trapped in a room that is supposed to be enjoyable. … Continue reading

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