For the last few years we have been making up batches of these spice blends for family and friends, at first we thought they were just being polite when they tasted some of our recipes with them and the first time we gifted them, but it’s safe to say it’s like Christmas every time IContinue reading “MASON JAR SPICE BLENDS”


We made these a few years ago. The wreaths we redid this year, your not seeing double, Hubz and I worked together to assemble two similar wreaths, we removed the items we had used to make them a few years ago as they were starting to look worn, but the wreaths still in great condition.Continue reading “SLED WREATH STANDS”


I am not a fan of skids ( pallets) for one I can not lift the sawzall to take them apart, and second I’ve had bad luck with them cracking all kinds in the past.But one Sunday morning Mr D proceeded to take one apart for me long before I was even out of bed,Continue reading “RECLAIMED WOOD SLEIGH”


In honour of National Button Day today I am sharing an ornament I made with buttons from my stash. I think these have a cute vintage vibe, they remind me of fabric yo yos.To help them keep shape and look a bit puffed, I’ve inserted a metal frozen juice lid.I have buttons coming out ofContinue reading “CROCHETED YO YOS”