I want to make a water fountain

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wine bottle water fountain

When I was down south last summer for the World’s Longest Yard Sale, I came upon this quirky wine bottle water fountain during our junk hunts. I smiled, questioned the gent about where he got it from, in which he proudly replied, “I made it!” Knowing how popular it’s become on social media after I […]

Taxes, thrifting, Starbucksing, and taking pictures

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This week will not likely be a heavy DIY week by any stretch. Day job The dayjob got busy. It runs in gushes… nothing for awhile, then BAM, solid wall. So when it’s nothing, I DIY and blog. When it’s solid wall, I write posts like this. Taxes Taxes. I’m so proud of me! In […]

2 ingredient healthy pancakes… really!

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banana_pancakes

This may sound hard to believe, but these luscious looking 2 ingredient healthy pancakes are actually healthy AND gluten free! Remember my 6 ridiculously easy life changing habits post? On one of the habits, I vowed to smarten up with my eating. ditching most processed foods. It sounded too good to be true. Mix a […]

SNS 176 – JUNK garden planters

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junk garden planters

Welcome to Saturday Nite Special, the multi themed DIY link party!  * Home Decor / Gardening  * Crafts, / Sewing / Recipes / Printables / Blog tips * Theme of the week Every Fri 7pm  to Sunday 11 pm Pacific. Have you noticed spring weather is a super hot topic already? So why not prepare […]

Yard dancing with lawn mowing… and snow.

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Not quite sure what’s going on this year, but I’m really antsy for spring. It may have something to do with the rarely shining sun this time of year on the wet coast. So when the sun peeks out for even a quick moment, I love to get out there and act as if it’s […]

A $2 chalkboard, burlap and twine bulletin board

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burlap_and_twine_bulletin_board

I was called upon from my church for a very special project. They desired to have a bulletin board of some type and asked if I’d be up to giving it a go. Would I! My premise with these kinds of projects is, use what you have. So here’s what I came up doing just […]

217+ ideas on what to do with OLD WINDOWS

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old_windows

Welcome to Saturday Nite Special – 217+ ideas on what to do with old windows Every Fri 7pm  to Sunday 11 pm Pacific. Old windows are so so fun to play with! They can become so many wonderful and useful things other than just being a window. Old window backdrop for a wreath via A […]

It all started with a sign

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old sign headboard

 I remember the day I fell in love with all of you. It was just like it happened yesterday.     my sad little bedroom  My house had just been finished being renovated, leaving me without a cent to decorate with. I took in a local home show regardless, which further depressed me. I was […]

A walk through Franklin, in Nashville, Tennessee

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Franklin_Tennessee

Last September when I attended Bella Rustica near Nashville, Tennessee, I had the extreme pleasure of taking in a little Franklin touring with a local friend. Wikipedia reference of Franklin, Tennessee HERE.   Wikipedia reference of Nashville, Tennessee HERE. I met Sandy Leeper at Bella when we were both preparing the barns for the show. We struck […]

Dear blog… it’s the cat’s fault.

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It may nearly be time to write a Dear Diary Blog kinda post. Because, quite honestly, things change by the second around here and you can’t mess up a Dear Blog post, right? Dear Blog, I told myself, “Yeah, you should start a regular thing on your blog… as in a schedule. Go on, you can […]