New Beginnings

By  now, the secret’s out of the bag.  I changed my name.  I’ll still answer to Oh My Gluestick, but after a long deliberation and lots of soul searching I finally made the switch to Little Ashwell House.  When I started “my little craft blog” over six years ago, I did so with the intention of {Read More…}

Hello & Goodbye {For Now}

It’s been a little over a month since I’ve last written a blog post.  Actually, that’s not true.  I blog in my head all day every day, but the task of writing things down, adding and editing pictures, and finding time between four kids and all their activities, well, it’s just too much.  It has {Read More…}

10 Reasons Why My Family Will Never Star in a Reality Show

Two of the sweetest people in the world made a statement today that shook me to my core, “You guys should have your own reality show”.  I threw up a little bit in my mouth. I know that this reality show situation has become a thing, especially for large families who frequent the DIY scene, {Read More…}

Transformation Tuesday {Outdoor Living Space Redesign}

Welcome to Transformation Tuesday, a place where Monday’s junk is transformed into glammed up treasures.  This week, I am featuring our backyard makeover that I have reclaimed as living space instead of a work space/junk collection/hot mess. ****Disclaimer:  The pictures you are about to witness are real life.  If you don’t like to look at {Read More…}

Junky Monday Roundup

Welcome to Junky Monday Roundup. Here is where I dish on the best junky finds after a trip to my favorite shopping place. The curb. One man’s trash is this chic’s treasure and I’m bringing it to you every week. Stick around until Transformation Tuesday to see how I glam the stuff up. Yesterday was {Read More…}

Simple Fairy House Craft for Kids

I found this nativity set a few weeks ago and knew instantly what we were going to do with it.  The boy & I gathered a few supplies from our stash, picked up a couple of accessories from Hobby Lobby and went to work building our enchanted little fairy house. Princess and I built a little {Read More…}

Girl Scout Cookies {Free Printable}

It’s cookie time at our house. As in, Girl Scout cookie time. If you have a scout in your home, you know how important these fund raisers are for your group. People either love the cookies (or popcorn for Boy Scouts which we were introduced to this year with Buddy) and bug you all year {Read More…}

Confessions of a Diehard Junker: Part 2

We are half way to the weekend and “the purge is upon us!” my Hubbs so excitedly shouts.  It’s true.  Another purge is coming and my people should get ready.  I can already see things that are not going to make the cut.  We have agreed {against my gut} to get a storage unit.  We {Read More…}

Confessions of a Diehard Junker: Part 1

Hello, my name is Tommie and I am a junker.  By the time you scroll through these pictures, you may decide I am a hoarder, and that’s ok.  I embrace my hoardish tendencies and realize they are just tendencies.  I actually get very overwhelmed when it gets to this point and will go on a {Read More…}

Junky Monday Roundup

Welcome to Junky Monday Roundup. Here is where I dish on the best junky finds after a trip to my favorite shopping place. The curb. One man’s trash is this chic’s treasure and I’m bringing it to you every week. Stick around until Transformation Tuesday to see how I glam the stuff up. 1.  Chair:  Someone {Read More…}

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