Recycle Those Jars………

Do you LOVE your Yankee Candles? I do......and most everyone knows I love receiving them as gifts.....I love all candle jars.....Better Homes & Gardens makes wonderful scents at very reasonable prices.....but when the candles are gone don't discard that wonderful glass jar! I save everyone of them! I reuse for candy, baking chocolate chips, pine nuts, Chinese condiments, tea bags, buttons, etc! Glass in a landfill would take millions of years to breakdown so RECYCLE as much as you can and why not repurpose as many as you can! Ask your friends and family to save them for you … [Read more...]

The Deck Is Done

Finally! yes it only took a thousand years....but (sigh) the deck has new railing.....it took my husband two days to get it done...he is terrific...once he gets going! I measured all the openings.....picked out the lights.....handed him the list and off to Lowe's we went! The closest home-Improvement store was twenty-five miles away until last summer! Lowe's finally came to the neighborhood....seven miles....I can do that with my eye's closed! so here is how the deck looked for a thousand years....yes I know I'm stretching the truth...but it did feel like that..... And now....drum … [Read more...]