A little fun, a little kitsch, a great way to welcome in a new year of life for a kid or adult. Wouldn’t these golden animals be so much fun marching across the face of a stark white cake?
I have never met an empty wine bottle that I didn’t like. Much to the dismay of my boo, I might add. “Why are you keeping these?” he asks when he finds my stash. “I’ve got a plan,” is my usual answer, although up until now my “plan” included a bottle cutter (no, I haven’t bought a decent one yet). However, now with these ideas, I have a veritable arsenal of replies to his question, which he will invariably ask again. Continue Reading
With some high-temperature clear caulk and a little sand, you can put an interesting finish on clear light bulbs. A nice addition to your bar strip-light bathroom fixture or Potted Light Bulb Lamp perhaps?
What You Need
Clear light bulb (I’d stick with lower wattage. The bulb in the example was 40 watt.)
Hight temperature clear caulk (I found this at Menards for about $6.50 in the heating department.)
Sand (Any kind will do, but finer sand seems to work better.) Continue Reading