April 2014

DIY: A TP Candle

We are on vacation up in Ohio visiting family and guess what my sister in law taught me to do? I guess I already kinda gave that away with the title of this post….she taught me how to make a TP Candle. What is a TP Candle you ask? Are you sitting down? It’s a candle made from a Toilet Paper Roll. Crazy, right? Who in the world thought one

Linky Party Button - 3GLOL

Grab a button!!! Use our buttons to link back to us if you joined any of our parties.  OR, you could just use the link itself.  http://www.3glol.net/category/teachmetuesday Please let us know if you have any issues with the buttons! Thanks!!   <div align=”center”><a href=”http://3glol.net/category/teachmetuesday/” title=”3GLOL” target=”_blank”><img src=”http://3glol.net/wp-content/uploads/2014/09/LInkyPartyButtonCombo.jpg” alt=”3GLOL” style=”border:none;” /></a></div>     <div align=”center”><a href=”http://3glol.net/category/teachmetuesday/” title=”3GLOL” target=”_blank”><img src=”http://3glol.net/wp-content/uploads/2014/09/LInkyPartyButtonComboFEATURED.jpg” alt=”3GLOL” style=”border:none;” /></a></div>    

3 Tiered Snack Cake FI

Last week, I decided I wanted to make the newest craze (writing on mugs), however, I decided to use up some stuff I already had here instead.  So, I kinda combined the idea of writing on mugs and used plates instead.  I still plan on making some mugs too….later. Here’s my DIY: 3 tiered snack plate SUPPLIES NEEDED FOR THIS PROJECT: 2 Candlesticks 3 White Glass Plates (small, medium &

Easter Egg Decorating Ideas

This is the last post (round up) I’ll do for Easter ideas. The egg decorating!     Getting tired of the same ole decorated eggs that we use to make when we were kids? Quit doing the same ole thing and change it up!!  Now, there are so many creative ideas out there and the internet is here to share them. Here are some of my favorites!!      

Pallet Shelf FI

So, Meg visited us this last weekend and we had a craft day….and a half.  Well, they did, I mainly took pics. With my youngest daughter’s birthday on the horizon ( big 18), the craft of choice was Sarah’s pickin’!  She wanted a pallet turned craft shelf.  See how they did it….. Supplies needed… – Pallet – size of your choice – Paint / Stain – color of your choice – Knobs

Trash Bag Holder

I had this brilliant idea to hide my trash bags.  I keep mine in my laundry room on some shelves.  And one day I walked through and thought, “I’m gonna hide all of the boxes of my cleaning supplies.” And here we are.  I’ve found one of my many containers that I’ve been saving that my trash bags will fit in.  I’ll try to do a post on the others

KID WINNING MEAL-Chilli Dog Casarole

KID WINNING MEAL-Chilli Dog Casarole A kid winning meal is on the menu today! Chilli dog casarole!!! Do you love chilli cheese dogs? Do you love chilli cheese tots? If you said yes to those two questions I just asked, then you will la la love this casarole! My brother’s call it “man food” to make it sound more manly(deep voice). So if you have brothers, sons, or are a…boy(ewww),

Easter Day Food

  Make your Easter Day menu here! We’ve got you covered.  Let’s get to it!!         Easter Breakfast Options:   Slow Cooker Sausage, Hash Brown & Cheddar Breakfast Casserole.  This was originally shared for Christmas Morning, but works well for any Holiday!  Just start the night before, so you have one less meal to worry about that day. Thanks Brown Eyed Baker         Sausage

BLACK SHEET a beginner photographer's best friend!

BLACK SHEET a beginner photographer’s best friend: First let me start off by saying that I have no professional training in photography. I am purely fueled by a desire to capture moments of humanity, especially my own little ducks(kids), and a POSSIBLY stronger desire to stop paying for pictures by companies I can afford that are less than desirable! UGH! No, I stand my ground, and you should too! Don’t

PROFESSIONAL PHOTOS WITH GIMP-how to use smudge tool & adjust contrast

Professional photos with Gimp: how to use smudge tool and adjust contrast Today I’m going to teach you some easy tricks to get your photos that “professional” look…even if you’re not one! FIRST: download GIMP if you don’t have it already! While you wait, reference my post on using a black sheet here. Next open your image up in Gimp. Here’s mine: Now select the smudge tool located on the