(super) Easy DIY: painted vases

I’ve heard the complaints that with some of the projects to paints cups, vases and the like, that you need to have a bit of artistic flair. This project offers a great…

Moose Sausage Recipe

I had been gifted 10lbs of moose meat so I decided to make Moose Sausage. I made two batches: a mushroom, sage, gin and wine combo, and a rosemary, garlic and red…

DIY Basics: Painting furniture

Who doesn’t love a nice piece of painted furniture? If you have put your hand up, you might be in the wrong place. Just kidding – like anything, it’s not to everyone’s…

Easy DIY: Gold dipped ceramics

The title of this says gold-dipped, but it is actually a spray paint project – and there’s nothing wrong with that. I love spray paint, as the shelf in the basement crammed…

Recycling Old Scooter Ideas

I’ve always dreamed of scooting about on a stylish Vespa. Perhaps one day I will. Until then, I can enjoy the things that people do to repurpose or expand their Vespas. You may recall…

Knit your own Usain Bolt

Post-Olypmic blues?  Missing the Olympics so much you are offering commentary on your colleagues technique with the photocopier? Well now you can recapture some of those glorious Olympic moments with your own…

Beautiful claw foot tub makeover

If having a claw foot tub isn’t enough to make you giddy, doing a wonderful makeover like this will: Beautiful! Sarah over at Delighting in Today has some handy tips for anyone wanting to try…