Jennifer Banks

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I have never been able to make a pie crust.  Though I’ve tried and tried and tried, it always came out too dark, to stiff, too…well..yuck.  So after years and years of trying on my […]


I love to be organized, I strive to be organized…but alas, I am never truly organized. I crave the life of an organized person. The one who knows what she’s having for dinner on Friday, […]

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I come from a family of crafters.  When I was a very young child, I would go to my great grandmothers house and take out all the pretty quilting squares from her piles and piles […]


I live in a big house…well, to me it’s big. Two stories, four bedrooms, 1.5 baths. Kitchen, dining room, living room and sunroom…plus the unfinished basement. The home we live in is over a century […]


Around the beginning of summer, I decided that I was going to have a yard sale. We live in the perfect location for one – high traffic road, and every Saturday our street hosts at […]


I am a collector. As a huge fan garage sales, I find my many treasure amongst other peoples trash. I see a tray, a chair, a piece of depression glass, and I know I must […]