Shopping trip to an Arizona Ikea store.

Now I don’t know if this is true or not but I heard that IKEA stores are different in every area of the world. They design around the cultures and taste of the countries they are in. So I thought it would be fun to share with some of my overseas followers what it looks…

   Dollar Day Do Over- Old country basket

I have been sticking to my goal of organizing my life and so far I have been getting a little bit done here and there. It isn’t too difficult to organize if you are a basket fanatic like me. I am always on the hunt for things to use in my home to help me…

Peanut butter brownies

  Happy Valentine’s Day everyone. Thought you all would like this re-post of mine from last year of one of my families favorite treats. Hope you all are out enjoying life and your day is filled with your love ones and lots of love and you all get a chance to make these, they are…

DIY_ Valentine treats

Hi everyone, I am taking a week off from posting but thought you all would enjoy this post of mine from last year. I also have a really yummy recipe I will be re-posting and sharing with you all for Valentine’s Day treats. I will be back next week with one of my dollar day…

Tiny gems in an Arizona desert.

“ God will give you the power to have peace in the midst of the storm” Joyce Meyer We got cold weather and rain in January, and along with that came a green desert.Nothing like the weather some of our states are experiencing but cold for Arizona weather, at least for awhile. I hope everyone…

Dollar day do over…upcycled coat.

Been some slim pickings lately with my dollar day shopping trips. Either that, or I have some sort of brain block when it comes to being creative in the up-cyling department. They can’t all be gems of course, everyone has their off days now and then. I try to make my dollar day remakes sort…

Pineapple muffins.

Alright, it’s time for a recipe and please be kind, remember I really can’t cook. I bake though and I love crafts and up-cyling. Those are more my things but every now and then I like to post a recipe that we have tried here at Our Little Red House. This was suppose to be…

 Up-cycled country farm decor…wooden chair bench.

A couple of months ago while visiting my Italian mother-in -law down the street from us, she gave me two really old chairs to redo. My mother-in -law grew up in Italy during World War two. Her home is filled with all kinds of items. She keeps things because she remembers the time when the…

Solidarity Blogger award

Lovely Solidarity blogger award. Thank you Laura from all the shoes I wear for this award nomination, always so sweet of you to think of me. If there is anyone reading this who hasn’t heard of Laura then please go over and give her a visit. She is s sweetheart and she will not only make…