Fun DIY Santa Rake Door Greeter!

You know I’m a huge fan of creating from recycled materials.  I’ve made fun wall art from toilet paper tubes, art from recycled disposable aluminum pans, suncatchers from lids, and even art from magazine pages.  Today I’m going to share with you a project that I created from an old rake head.  A Santa Rake Door Greeter!

santa rake door greeter

 Recently, at a flea market, I ran across a whole bunch of old metal rake heads without the handles. After staring at them a bit, I bought the batch of them and put them aside for inspiration. And then suddenly, I saw Santa whiskers and it was all downhill from there!  Soon, a Santa Rake Greeter came to be.  Want to know how?

Click here for the full tutorial!

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Abandoned Pets- How you and Pedigree Dog Food can help!

adopt a dog or cat pedigree

This post was sponsored by #CollectiveBias Inc. and Pedigree Dog Food. All opinions are mine alone. #PedigreeGives Today we are on a more serious note here at the Sitcom.  I want to talk a little bit about a cause that is near and dear to me.  I’d like to discuss pet overpopulation and try to help to raise awareness […]

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Handmade Halloween with Tulip Body Art!

tulip halloween face paint

This post was sponsored by Tulip Body Art and Blueprint Social. The project and opinions are my own. You know, there are stores that open up in October that only sell Halloween costumes?  I didn’t realize what a huge business it was.  At the risk of sounding like my father-in-law, back in my day, things were different! […]

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How to Sell Your House- Decluttering

kitchen renovation

This post was sponsored by Walmart Savings Catcher and the folks at Crowdtap.  All opinions are my own. #WMTSavingsCatcher I had told you about our plans last week regarding selling our house and moving into our RV.  We are so excited to get on the road and start traveling!  I will be doing several series […]

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Yep, I’m playing on the internet again…

suzys sitcom dog laptop

My days are pretty darn full with keeping this blog updated, making crafts, painting all those Paisley Chickens, writing for the Daily Holiday Blog, and oh yeah, there is the day job.  So I find myself every evening doing my best to catch up on the websites.  I work in the living room where I […]

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Easy lunch idea! Ham and Cheese Pinwheels

ham and cheese pinwheels recipe

This post is sponsored by Hillshire Farm; all opinions and the recipe are my own. Both my kids have grown up and moved on, but just because I have no kids in school doesn’t mean I still don’t have to pack lunches.  The hubby and I both commute over an hour to work each day, […]

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I’m all ears…literally. So…do you have a question?

dog pointing down

I have been writing the Sitcom and creating craft tutorials left and right for the past four years.  I am always looking for ways to improve what I present and would certainly love to have some input from you! What questions do you have?  What things would you like to see in the future?  Would you […]

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Easy Halloween Punched Metal Lights

Easy Halloween Punched Metal Lights

I was invited to join a huge group of craft bloggers to show off some of our latest Halloween projects!  This crafty celebration gathers together the creative minds of some of my talented blogging friends, bringing you over 110 fabulous Halloween ideas! From costumes to parties, crafts and home decor, recipes and free printables, we have so […]

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Major decisions and life changes are coming to the Sitcom!

on the road tennessee mountains

In June of 2010, my husband and I made a major life decision.  With the kids grown and gone,we were ready to begin a new chapter in our lives.  But we really weren’t sure what that change would be.  Both of us have jobs in the city.  I’m an Executive Assistant in a huge corporation, and […]

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15 Radiant DIY Halloween Luminaries from Hometalk!

jack o lantern idea

Have you ever checked out Hometalk for crafty ideas?  Hometalk is a great place to go for unique DIY and home crafts.  This time of year, there is lots to see there with a Halloween theme.  Needing some new ideas?  I totally have your back.  I put together a fun grouping of the best Halloween […]

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