Remembrance and Ice Cream Floats

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“Our debt to the heroic men and valiant women in the service of our country can never be repaid. They have earned our undying gratitude. America will never forget their sacrifices.”

                                                                                                                     – President Harry S. Truman

Happy Memorial Day!

Many people forgot that today is not just an extra day off for a three-day weekend but something much more. As someone who has had family members serve in the armed services and lost their life in war, I think today is very important. While spending time with friends and family  at picnics, barbecues, parades, beaches or cheering your team at the ball park, please try to take a moment to join with me in remembering and saying a prayer of gratitude for those that are not here.

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Renew, Reuse, Recycle: A Colorful Patio Set Makeover

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“Creativity is inventing, experimenting, growing, taking risks, breaking rules, making mistakes, and having fun.”                                                                                                                                                                                                           – Mary Lou Cook

Giving New Life to a Wrought Iron Patio Set

Sometimes people shy away from DIY projects because they are afraid they will make a mess or mistake or it will not turn out the way they imagine it. This is exactly why I love to DIY. It is about the process and the finished product. There is satisfaction with attempting something and seeing it thru to the end and not giving up. I am always surprised with what I end up with.

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Welcome to My New Beginning!

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“We keep moving forward, opening new doors, and doing new things, because we’re curious and curiosity keeps leading us down new paths” – Walt Disney

 

Welcome to We Shine Like Stars!

Thank you for visiting We Shine Like Stars. I’m so happy you’re here. I thought I would start my first post with some fun facts about me. Enjoy and have a nice day!

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