DIY Lightbox for Photography

DIY Lightbox for Photography
As I mentioned in my last post, when it comes to photography, I’m on a tight budget. A photographer can spend thousands of dollars on camera gear and accessories and still not have what you need to get a great shot. But I don’t have thousands of dollars and I’m a DIYer. So there are ...

Halloween Poison Bottle

Halloween Poison Bottle
Halloween Poison Bottle The other day I said there were more posts about Halloween decor coming up and I’m actually going to follow through on that statement. In that last post about Candy Corn Bottles, I mentioned that I have a little bit of a bottle fetish. One of my favorite bottles is this jug ...

Cabinet Kick Plates

Cabinet Kick Plates
Not every DIY project always has to be huge and game changing. I’m not building sheds or redoing a bathroom every week. Usually I’m doing small one day projects like fixing the things that the kids break or routine house maintenance. Lately I’ve been going around my house and finding small projects to do that ...

Toro Electric Leaf Blower

Toro Electric Leaf Blower
Toro Electric Leaf Blower I’ve decided that I’m going to stop waiting for the free time to work on my dream projects and start blogging about what I’m actually doing. And unless there’s snow on the ground, if it’s the weekend then I’m using my Toro Electric Leaf Blower. And if I had a nickel ...

How to Care for Clematis

How to Care for Clematis
How to Care for Clematis When it comes to growing interesting plants in the garden, I’d say vines fit the bill. They’ll make a fence or a trellis look like a work of art in your yard and they really aren’t too hard to care for either. After a pool renovation about 10 years ago, ...

Fruit Gardening

Fruit Gardening
Spring is here but there’s still some time before it’s warm enough for gardening. Because of that, I thought it might be a good time to share some of the ridiculously over ambitious gardening plans that I come up with every year. Today I’m going to talk about my fruit gardening plans. You see during the winter, the sky ...