Recent Posts…


My Scary Snow Storm Story

Well, guys, looks like I am still off schedule here. I’m sure you have heard about the snow and ice disaster we had in Atlanta yesterday. It wasn’t supposed to do much in our area. Ummmm….. … [Read More...]


Create Graphic Wall Art from Tabletop

Wow, it sure has been hard to get back on schedule since Christmas. Dad fell last week and after much persuasion, finally went to the e.r.  He has a spinal compression fracture, very painful. … [Read More...]


DIY Drapery Sconces

Ready for another window treatment project? This time I’ll show you how I made diy drapery sconces for the laundry room from…. glass candlesticks. Yep, those prolific dollar store candlesticks. … [Read More...]


Curtains and DIY Curtain Rods

You’re probably tired of me obsessing about the curtain dilemma in the keeping room, but I’m finished! I’ll show you the curtains, diy curtain rods and brackets, and the overall look as we make a circuit around the room. … [Read More...]


What’s Going on at Plum Doodles

Hey, guys, no pretty pictures today, but I wanted to pop in and let you know what’s going on. I am working on a new space to sell my projects and Doodle Magic, which means replacing tags, which means making new tags, which means redoing my inventory … [Read More...]


DIY Polka Dot Bud Vases

You know how sometimes you look at an ordinary little thing and think, “I can use that for an awesome project?” … [Read More...]


Entry Table and Lamp Shade Update

I have wanted to update the lamp shade on our entry table lamp for awhile now. I considered a few possibilities: embellish the old shade with fabric flowers, maybe something like the trash can lamp shade; recover the old shade with a different … [Read More...]


Dining Room Vignettes

I’m still trying to figure out what I need to do now that I have moved out of my booth. I’m kind of reluctant to work on any for-sale projects and the coooold weather hasn’t enticed me to the basement, either. Sooo, after removing what little … [Read More...]


Stretching and Change

Well, it’s a new year, time for new adventures, right? I moved out of my booth last week. I can’t really explain why, other than to say that I prayed about it {a lot} and felt it was the right thing to do. … [Read More...]


How to Make Use of After Holiday Sales

Do you like to shop the after holiday sales? I typically try to catch a few sales after Christmas, but somehow this year I missed most of them. I did manage to snag a couple of things at Target, though. I thought I’d share with you some ideas for how … [Read More...]