PJ 331 – DIY salvaged junk

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  PJ 331 – DIY salvaged junk projects Every Friday, 7 PM through Sunday 11 PM Pacific Happy weekend, friends! It’s good to be back! This week’s junk party has me a tad excited… since we didn’t have a link up last weekend, I hope you bring two week’s worth to the party this round! […]

Flower filled Baycrest antique wagon by the front door

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When I went to the farmer’s market this past weekend, there was one booth that had this adorable antique wagon.  As soon as I spotted it, I deemed it mine… if they would sell it. Crossing my fingers… SOLD! So today, being so gorgeous out, I was in the mood to do a quick DIY […]

Thirsting after the right water – DJM8

fall in the mountains

For the first time in a long time, my son wasn’t with me on this given weekend. When that happens, something in me changes. I no longer have to hover. Dictate. Worry. Decide. Constantly cook. My duties as a parent are relaxed… which then puts the short term focus on me. A different me emerges. Probably because it’s […]

NYC Journal 1 – WestJet tips, arriving, then promptly getting lost


Well guys, it’s taken awhile to bounce from phone to camera for the right photos, and team up the applicable write-ups. But here’s the start of The NYC Journal. Let’s go on an adventure! NYC Journal – Tues May 3 New York City. Just saying the words, I couldn’t believe that they’d mean anything to me anytime soon. […]

Old signs, a market setup, and wrestling a tent

old signs made with Funky Junk's Old Sign Stencils-001

Sheesh. I keep trying to write about NYC, but things keep happing at home at warp speed. Next time I go on a trip, I’m going to publish while THERE. Who has time once you’re home? 🙂 So until then… Hi there! Welcome to my little show setup in my backyard! Would you like a […]

Landing a rustic armoire made out of crates

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About 10 minutes before we head out to the airport for our trip to NYC, a neighbour knocked on the front door. “I have a rustic cupboard that may interest you. We’re getting rid of it, but felt this may be your thing…” Goodness… do you have any idea how hard it was to delay even […]

Industrial blue door redo with painting tips

front door repaint in Fusion Mineral Paint's Homestead Blue by  Funky Junk Interiors-002

You know those projects that sit on the back burner forever, because one ugly thing is attached to the other, and if you’re not careful, you’re liable to redo your entire house? Do I have a doozy for you. At long last, meet my GORGEOUS pretty front door entry! Which looked like this just a couple […]

PJ 330 – DIY salvaged junk

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  PJ 330 – DIY salvaged junk projects Every Friday, 7 PM through Sunday 11 PM Pacific Happy weekend, friends! I am home from our NYC trip, and goodness…do I have stories to share and pics to show you! I nearly typed out my first post last night, but got overwhelmed when I uploaded all […]

Home from NYC, and ready to story tell, journal style

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This morning turned out so different from the past 10 days. I woke up to my two cats snuggling near me, with birds chirping through the slightly ajar bedroom window. No sirens. No clattering of metal, nor conversations, and not one truck back up alarm to be heard. But also, no Starbucks Pike, gorgeous city view, nor […]

PJ 329 – DIY salvaged junk

Macy's wooden escalator in New York City

  PJ 329 – DIY salvaged junk projects Every Friday, 7 PM through Sunday 11 PM Pacific Hello friends! This weekend’s party will seem a little… bare. We are currently travelling in NYC, and with our time change and pounding pavement daily, we are BEAT when we hit our soft, cushy hotel beds. So with that, […]