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New dehydrated Treats

You know it’s time to make dehydrated treats again when the treat jar is empty. And since I got a compact blender to make the… 360 more words


Bunch of Whiners

Just kidding, I really love you. 

So much that I’m making this blog to keep you all informed of my adventures in DIY land.

But also because I am not to be taken seriously. 475 more words


Restoration Man: Resurrecting Junk

We’ve written a fair bit about our relationship with the decades of farm junk strewn across the property, including our page of curated finds. A couple of months ago, when clearing another trailerload of scrap metal from the gullies, Sophie’s cousin Andrew spotted some treasure amid the trash. 84 more words


The Suburban Homes - The Suburban Home E.P.

Artists: The Suburban Homes
title: The Suburban Home E.P.
format: 7” vinyl
keywords: 60’s , garage rock, rock & roll, boredom, DIY, lo-fi, indi, post-punk, punk, surf… 465 more words


Week of Thirty...

Well tomorrow I turn the big 3-0 so here goes to another year coming!

First a shout – out and thanks to the many Birthday Wishes from my co-workers, a cool card, a balloon and a decorated desk! 225 more words

Home Improvement for Fun and Profit

(Well, probably not profit.)

(…or fun.)

To explain for people who live in normal houses with normal furniture and aren’t sure why I don’t just go out and buy a damn desk, I… 775 more words



You know by now I enjoy painting and finding the beauty in icky old pieces of furniture.  I hunt through Goodwill stores and other thrift stores, hunting for the $10 prize that just needs some attention to be brought back to its original beauty…or a better version! 115 more words