When less becomes more, with a moody winter mantel

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Watch out world… I’m in a colour-less mood. Even more so than normal. This can change at any given moment of course! Once the Sleigh Rides Christmas mantel came down, the mantel actually sat bare for awhile. A reset, if you will. I was just done seeing ‘stuff’. What was so attractive about ‘bare?’ Invisible. Didn’t grab […]

Shiplap styled BAKERY kitchen sign

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I dream of a farmhouse kitchen, filled with the Heavenly scent of fresh, homemade baking. It reminds me of my Grandma’s house. She made homemade bread nearly every single day. Best stuff ever. My mom was an avid baker too! She’d make something special every single Saturday night, usually her delicious crumb cake. Great memory! So… what happened […]

Cool, compact DIY ladder stencil organizer

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Well guys, I think I solved a massive stencil storage issue over the past couple of days. And I have this Organize Build Challenge to thank! Because there is truly nothing like a deadline. I’m teaming up with 8 other bloggers to showcase DIY builds that help you organize! They are linked up below my […]

Reclaimed wood old gate coasters, for a bigger coffee adventure.

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If you think the names of my projects are getting progressively more ‘unique’, you might be right. What’s an old gate coaster you ask?  I’m not entirely sure!  All I know is, I think coffee drinking should be a full out adventure! And some quirky reclaimed wood old gate coasters sealed the deal for me. I actually really […]

Funky Junk’s best DIY of 2015 – then and now

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Well junkers, this is a good time to look over the entire year in one big scroll. So what went down in 2015? Ohhh…. well… I purged, painted, collected old wood, made cool stuff with old wood, organized better, created more storage. Then I saw a little more of the world, then came back home […]

14 – A drastic old signs coat hanger front entry redo

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Happy New Year! There will be no link party this weekend. Please save up your awesomeness for next weekend! See you then! ~ Donna You know when you take a before picture, and it’s so bad you cringe because you don’t want to show the world ‘that photo?’ Because they may all run from the […]

5 minute ideas with a minimalist Christmas junk decorating tour

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Our lead up to Christmas had the strangest twists this year. All kinds of things happened, that required my time in other places other than decorating and preparing for Christmas properly. So when Christmas Eve arrived, I decided to gift myself with a clean, company ready home, even if no one visited it but us. Every paint […]

Wishing you a Merry perfect for you Christmas! – with video

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Click video above to view. When our plans didn’t pan out to go away for Christmas, I had to swallow a big lump in my throat.  I had something else completely different in mind. My toes would be buried beneath the hot sand while waves came splashing upon the shore. The humidity would be hugging my […]