Garden Party Update

It has been cold and dreary here. All the plants seem to like it, I am the only one who wilts in the cool breeze. The chicks don’t like it either, they cower in the corner of their pen and…

Strawberry Rhubarb Crunch

I bet you are wondering what happened to me this week. I have spent nearly my entire week outside, in the garden. Everything is blooming and we have had the most wonderful weather. I picked the first of our rhubarb…
Meet Betty Bling (Faux Garden Head) - FB

Meet Betty Bling

Making a Faux Garden Head isn’t as hard as it looks, keep reading to meet Betty Bling!      My Gardening Obsession  I am obsessed with gardening. It’s one of my compulsive behaviors. Like my obsession with Butterflies, Giving Away Books, and Learning…

Need to Laugh?

I need to laugh.   In the past week,  I have fallen down the icy stairs behind our house, not once but twice. I have bruises on top of bruises. Then yesterday,  I cut off the tip of my thumb…
DIY Bunny Topiary|Designers Sweet Spot|www.designerssweetspot.com

DIY Bunny Topiary

Today, I decided to make this wire form into a bunny topiary.  Topiaries are surprisingly easy to make yourself, you will be amazed at how simple it is.   I like rabbits. They inspire me in the spring time. I have several…
How to Hem Dress Pants|Desigers Sweet Spot|www.designerssweetspot.com

How to Hem Dress Pants

 Learning how to hem dress pants is not difficult. All you need is a tape measure, tailors chalk, scissors, thread and a sewing machine.   Do you ever avoid doing things that you know aren’t that hard, and really aren’t that…

How to Make Play Dough

Who doesn’t love play dough? When your kids are little it’s some of the best entertainment ever. My problem always was that there was just not enough play dough in those little cans to go around. Then the kids would…