Downgrading the ‘ol bike to…

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As the regular readers of this blog will already know, this is kind of a big week in my imperfect little world. I was scheduled for the pulling of a failed tooth and an upcoming surgery I talked about in THIS post. So while I’ve been fussing and worrying and preparing and trying to forget […]

DIY Salvaged Junk Projects 410

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Welcome to DIY Salvaged Junk Projects 410 Every Friday, 7 PM through Wednesday 11 PM Pacific Greetings everyone! Who else is missing the outdoors these days? I’m jumping up and down with my hand held HIGH. Watching storms the past couple weeks nearly did me in. So when the ice and snow was almost all gone, […]

A bike ride in the snow… and 4 brave things.

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Yesterday was NEARLY thee day… but not quite. I had been patiently waiting for the remaining ice on the road to leave the premises so I could finally hop on my bike and hit the trails. However road shoulders were still inhabited by those annoying little ice glaciers. So I set off on foot instead, […]

Rustic winter decorating with black, white and wood

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To winter decorate or not to winter decorate… That was a real question for a while. Traditionally, once Christmas is a wrap, I like to take everything down and pull the decorating back to bare bones to enjoy the empty sparce look for a spell. However, once I started undecorating the Christmas tree, I stopped. […]

DIY Salvaged Junk Projects 409 – everyday and organizing!

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Welcome to DIY Salvaged Junk Projects 409 Every Friday, 7 PM through Wednesday 11 PM Pacific Hello everyone! And a happy new organizing-to-come year to you! So, a little surprise today. Remember way back when this party hosted 2 linkups? One regular and one themed? Let’s try that again! So you’ll see one link up with […]

A finished story through a photo studio reshuffle

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Right before Christmas I went on a rampage to make my son a gift. Who builds 1 week before Christmas?! Apparently I do. While you were wrapping and baking and shopping, I was tripping over power tools late into the evening in this very room, building, painting, then finally staging said gift. Coming soon. After […]

Happy New Year ice storm musings

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Happy New Year, dear friends! And what a new year it has been in our neck of the woods. We were hit with a major ice storm right after Christmas, and it’s been cold enough to hold onto those temps and most of the ice. It’s starting to get old now though with crusty, dirty […]

DIY Salvaged Junk Projects 408

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Welcome to DIY Salvaged Junk Projects 408 Every Friday, 7 PM through Wednesday 11 PM Pacific Seasons Greetings and a Happy New Year to you! Which will apply during this party! My goodness… can you believe it? We did it. We survived it all! So tell me… what have you been doing between Christmas and New […]

Funky Junk’s best projects and posts of 2017

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Hello dear friends! I’ve missed tapping keys and talking with you! With Christmas officially a wrap, I gave myself permission to not feel a need to post between Christmas and New Years. Yet here I am. I’ve actually been pretty productive! I made my son a gift for Christmas which I’ve yet to show, then […]

Christmas junk home tour 2017

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Once upon a time, I use to take part in blogger’s big home tours at the start of December. These days? Laughable! Here it is 2 days before Christmas and I nearly sorda have it all together. And I only hit the two main rooms in the house plus my front porch. It’s just about […]