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Gone Golfing Quilt

Gone Golfing Quilt

I recently finished my fourth quilt, which I made for my parents who are avid golfers.  I backed it with a light gray fleece and kept the colors neutral to match their home decor.  The blue accents were done in UK blue due to them being University of Kentucky fans....

Temporary Dog Fence

Temporary Dog Fence

While we wait for our new deck to get installed, we decided enough was enough with constantly walking 4 dogs who all needed to go out at different times.  A couple of days ago we installed a temporary dog fence with some deer fencing we found dirt cheap online.  Lois...

Backyard Bird Videos

Backyard Bird Videos

I've been playing around with the motion detection setting on my DBPower EX5000 camera (what I call my Faux Pro).  On Saturday afternoon I used my handy-dandy flexible tripod to mount the camera to the bird feeder shepard's hook. That day I got some decent footage of...

Woodland Critters Quilt

Woodland Critters Quilt

In February one of my BFF's had her first baby. Since quilting is my newest favorite hobby, I just had to make her a quilt! The nursery is decorated in shades of mint green and lavender, so I used those colors in batik fabrics for the backgrounds of the blocks and...

New Kitchen in the Works

New Kitchen in the Works

Yesterday Jason and I finally made our decision for the kitchen remodel - we decided to go for the gusto and replace everything.  At first, we were going to sand down and paint the original wood cabinets, however on closer inspection found that they were in a lost...

Goodbye Tree

Goodbye Tree

A couple of weeks ago we said goodbye to the 200-year-old, 140-foot tree in our front yard.  Did we want to?  Of course not!  But, it was destroying the foundation of the house and once it was cut down, we found that it was actually rotting from the inside out. Do you...

Front Door Roman Shades

Front Door Roman Shades

Since we've moved into the new house two months ago, we've been slowly updating the little things here and there in tandem with a few larger projects, such as replacing the sewer lines and removing the 200-year-old tree that was ruining the house foundation.  A...

Buffalo Ranch Chicken Casserole

Buffalo Ranch Chicken Casserole

This recipe combines two of my favorite things, tater tots and buffalo ranch! It's supposed to serve 8, but I guarantee each person will have two servings.  😉   Note: This recipe can be made low carb friendly by replacing the tater tots with cauliflower. It can also...