Grandparents Day is Sept 7th this year. I never paid much attention to it until, of course, I was a grandparent. I had one of my grandsons visiting this week and we made this Grandparents Day mason jar flower vase together.
When I was contacted to participate in the International Can It Forward Day With Ball ® campaign for their 100 year anniversary I was thrilled. Really, who doesn’t love a Ball ® mason jar? They are a staple in most DIY enthusiasts homes, are they not? To commemorate their big milestone, the folks at Ball ® designed the “Perfection Jar”, a limited edition green mason jar that’s only being produced in 2014. I’m loving this color, especially for the fall season
Want to win these green lovelies for yourself ?
Read on for my Ball® Package giveaway including 2 cases of the special edition jars!
Paper season is getting ready to start, are you ready? I’m talking about back to school and the flood of forms and paperwork that pile up each year.
All with deadlines.
Today, we’re talking about how to make a large chalkboard. I’ve always thought the really big chalkboards were just plain cool. I wanted one but the DIY’er in me is way too thrifty to pay retail. Well…the thrift store stars aligned just right and all the parts came together easily for this easy to make giant chalkboard project.
It’s a whopping 4 feet tall!
In part 3 of my expert advice series we will cover questions to ask before hiring a contractor. When you’re selecting someone to build a part of or do a large renovation on your home it’s a big deal.
It’s your home.