Best 2016 junk projects, and feedback request

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2016 ended up being a year where I thought my personal life drew me away from the blog more than usual. So I didn’t think I created all that much. Until I pulled it together all in one blog post! Well, this just made me happy. I think it really helps to reflect back on the […]

DIY Salvaged Projects 359

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DIY Salvaged Junk Projects 359 Every Friday, 7 PM through Sunday 11 PM Pacific Merry Christmas! Oh my goodness… can you believe the big day is already here? The season, as we know, is meant to be magical, bringing loved ones together. But for some, it’s a difficult time, reminding us of what or who we […]

A surprise rustic shed snow day

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I’ve mentioned no less than a bazillion times how much I love snow. It’s very seldom we have a white Christmas on Canada’s west coast. And I’m not entirely sure we will this year. But, what are the chances of right before leaving on a tropical getaway, we are BLASTED with a blizzard? Low! It’s […]

DIY Salvaged Junk Projects 358

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DIY Salvaged Junk Projects 358 Every Friday, 7 PM through Sunday 11 PM Pacific Hello, and a happy winter weekend to you! Back to my old tricks again, you may already know I’m currently enjoying winter among the palm trees. My old Maui stomping ground feels like my 2nd tropical home at this point, so I will […]

Rustic reversible coasters and others for gifts

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This was a project I didn’t intend to blog about. But after putting up this photo on Instagram, quickly taken with my iPhone, the interest was huge! So I felt maybe it was worthwhile sharing with you here, for those struggling with gift ideas. We needed 4 gifts, and finding out the recipients loved Starbucks, […]

Stencilled snowflake pillow on the new sofa

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In November, I picked up the Stocksund sofa and two chairs from Ikea. My 20 year old (bad) junk just had to go. But being cautious me, I purchased the new stuff and put it together before I got rid of the old. All in the same room. At the same time. Goodness. This place […]

DIY Salvaged Junk Projects 357

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DIY Salvaged Junk Projects 357 Every Friday, 7 PM through Sunday 11 PM Pacific Hello friends!  I’m a little late in getting this post ready. Features are up, but descriptions still to come! Will be complete in about 15 minutes. But at least you have the nitty gritty! Or maybe you’ll go ahead and tell me […]

Toolbox shelf for a Christmas hot cocoa bar

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Every Christmas, I love to dream up a new hot cocoa bar idea. Blame it on our currently blustery weather! It. Is. COLD. And we west coaster Canadians aren’t use to it. So this year, a cheater idea came to mind. How about a toolbox shelf? I love not having to build everything from scratch […]

Reclaimed wood Christmas Sleigh Rides arrow sign

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I love love LOVE snow! As long as I don’t have to drive in it of course… But I think my love for snow stems from growing up on the dairy farm. A snow day flat out meant it was time to hook up the toboggan behind the tractor, with Dad towing us for rounds […]