I took a little break from posting on this blog and I apologize. I have been busy creating and haven’t took the time to post about it – well, that is going to change. I am going to do better showcasing my masterpieces so you can all enjoy it! Stay tuned for some of the… Continue reading Oops! I’ve been MIA
A couple of years ago, I was just trying to find things to hang on my wall. Our newly renovated home was in dyer need of some beautiful decor. I found some plans online to make a simple shelf out of a 1 x 2 and a 1 x 3. At that time, I invested in… Continue reading Cheap Shelf, Rich Decor
My youngest turns 7 today. Wow, do I feel old! She is such a vibrant, cheerful & well-mannered young lady. I love how she can take the toughest situations and make them cheery. I don’t know how many times she has been my saving grace —> her hugs and smiles make my stress disappear! She… Continue reading Happy Birthday JJ!
I was rooting through the wood shelf in the garage for some wood to use for B’s Mirror Cabinet (more on that project later) and came across a long painted 1×8. I wasn’t sure sure where it came from but I had an educated guess that it was leftover from our neighbor’s trim project a… Continue reading Laundry Shelf
I contacted my friend Laura over at Rethunk Junk by Laura after seeing some of her amazing work on Pinterest. Her business provides some amazing paint products that #BreakTheChalkHabit and can also be used on wood veneers and Formica! No sanding necessary! She was gracious enough to send me a little goodie box! I was… Continue reading Coffee Table Makeover
I am in a creative phase right now and want to make everything I see on Pinterest but we all know that is not going to happen. First of all, I have a lot of ideas and a non-existent budget per Hubby. Secondly, who has the time? I work full-time outside the house, my evenings… Continue reading Pinterest Dreams (Dining Room)
I told you in the last post that I recently went through our burn barrel of scrap wood and found some amazing scrap pieces. Hubby always has a project going on so we have scrap wood quite often. Here are some of the pieces I saved: I made this awesome Arrow sign out of it… Continue reading No Spend Project – Wood Lantern