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The Church Lady

My parish, Holy Family is celebrating a HUGE milestone this weekend, a 50 year Anniversary. The nice lady from the church called me in a frenzy. She told me how she has been working on the committee to make sure everything is in place for the weekend of festivities. She ran into some trouble trying […]

Mom’s Day Gift Idea…

Mom’s Day gift idea! *Cookies (from local Mary’s Market $1.80 each) *Mom Ornament (lisA fRosT at Wonderland Books in the Edgebrook center, Rockford-IL $10) *CASA cookbook (Fundraiser benefitting CASA- Court Appointed Special Advocate at Wonderland…cover designed by yours truly. $15) *Geranium Plant (Local garden center $14) *Card (Hallmark $3.99) Ta-da…sooooo EASY and so special!!! I […]

Sticky Valentine Project

Need a quick and easy door decoration? Well, here is a fabulous idea. Gather a variety of sticks, like honeysuckle and birch, and place them into a hearty arrangement. (My friend Karen Archer made the one shown here in the photo. I like the way she created a sublime heart with the sticks.) Once you’ve […]

Dad’s Shirt Pillow

The Dad’s Shirt Pillow is a great Father’s Day gift. It is a creative way to re-purpose, re-invent, and re-use one of dad’s old shirts.  You certainly don’t need to use a button-down shirt…”think” overalls for the farmer, robe for the judge, camo for the hunter, beer shirt for the beer enthusiast.  And fill the […]