Hi, everybody! Yes, I'm still here!  Just enjoying the time I have with my kiddos.  Before you know it Christmas break will be over...
Merry Christmas! I know I've been a bit MIA lately...  It's just a busy time of year! I really enjoy Christmas, so I thought ...
Have you been Christmas decorating? I'm pretty much finished. We even got the outside lights up. Yay! As I was putting up this wr...
Got your Christmas Swag on?? Haha! My kids would say... really? Mom?? You're too old to be using the word "swag"... W...
Board and batten adds so much character to a room!  We started this a couple of months ago and we finished!
When I first took a bite of these delightful cupcakes, I thought... OMG!  These are the best I have ever baked!!! The combina...
Where have I been you might be asking??? Well, actually, I've been back working at the apartments...  Not necessarily where I want ...
We survived Hurricane Sandy without any damage at all. We are so very blessed.  My heart and prayers go out to all that have been devastate...
I pray this appeals to sugaraholics everywhere. I must admit, I am one.  It's definitely one of my weakness, chocolate, cookies, cake...
I'm so excited to share this with you! About a month ago we turned our "formal" unused living room  into a pool room.    Y...
The pool table is sooo much fun! Hubs and I have been playing quite a bit. I need to practice or something, because EVERYONE beats me! ...
If you are on Pinterest... You had to have seen how to make your own laundry detergent. I mean really, EVERYBODY'S doing it! So, ...
Update 8.27.20 This little sign has really been a staple in my fall decor.  It's a good reminder to be thankful.
Tonight a "funny" thing happened to me. Hubby and I decided to make pizza for dinner. So, I set to making the pizza dough.  I...
My garden is Ka Put! The tomatoes really never appeared in abundance.  I might have gotten about a total of 25-35 good SMALL tomatoes. ...
I don't know about all of you, but I absolutely LOVE this time of year! Out here in PA it's starting to get a little chillier. Th...
I was going to write about my fantastic fall decorations.... But the pictures turned out awful.... Half of them were blurry... Ugh!!  So...
Working on the "pool room"  has been an adventure. We kinda had to move a couple of rooms around to make it work.  But we are r...
This dip is amazing!! I've made it several times and everybody LOVES it! I found the original recipe on  Pinterest....
This was going to be a different kind of post, but once I started writing, I felt moved to go in a totally opposite direction.  And yes, I’m...
Happy Friday!! I'm especially thrilled because  tomorrow  hubby and I are leaving for a much needed vacation! A whole week on the...
Now that I'm done with the office... Yay! It's time to get started on something new.      Hubby and I have been toying around w...
I thought I should make it official that I have completed the office. Do you hear the roar of the crowd?? Sirens? Lights flashing? Firewor...
That title sounds so formal .... Ha!  You all know I'm not much about formal... (Something inside me wanted to type y'all..??) ...
I am soooo loving these pillows!! These are the fabrics I chose. I can't wait to show you how great they came out! Keep on scro...
Well, guess what?!  I’m actually making the cute lil 'ol pillows for my office bench! In the process, I realized I needed some pi...
I thought this would be a quick project.  HA!   I’ve been “pouncing” for DAYS!!! Pouncing is a word, by the way… My right bicep and for...
It’s time to start cleaning up here at the Stonybrook House! Now that the kiddos are back to college, there will be less messes to clea...
I just realized that today is officially National S'mores Day! Well, if I had clued in earlier this would have been out this morn...
I am really enjoying my summer days now! I feel like I’m finally getting some things done. It has given me a great sense of accomplishm...
This is DEFINITELY one of the most embarrassing things I've actually done!!! But as they say the older you get the less you care... I&#...
Well, Hello there! It’s been a week since my last post.  And I know I owe you an update on the progress of the nails. I’ll have th...
I know I've been off the grid for a week or so... But for good reason! I have been working my fingers to the bone! I can't be...
I can't believe that July is more than half way over! I convinced myself to do the July Photo-A-Day Challenge.   I have absolutely L...
I LOVE canned Zucchini Relish! It is sooo yummy and sweet! I love it on hamburgers and hot dogs. I even add it to tuna or a bit ...