The junky little red bench and crate coffee station

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little red bench coffee station

I’m a firm believer that the easiest things can be the most productive. Kinda like the crate and license plate holder toilet paper storage… easy! But super productive. Thanks to my junker brother’s garage sale once again, this junky little red bench came in mighty handy for my little kitchen space! Highlighted with a small […]

A little R&R at a bed and breakfast

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In my last post, I talked about taking my son to camp for the weekend, and rather than do all this driving for hours, I decided to look into staying at a bed and breakfast instead. I mean, to enjoy a new town by yourself, eating where you want and shopping wherever you please? What […]

Garden cheat – The ivy covered garden bench

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So what’s one to do if they have this garden bench in their front yard but don’t wish to keep moving it to mow under it? Welcome to my newly ivy covered garden bench. The position of this garden bench happened by accident. Every time we mow, I generally move it into the soil area […]

Sat Nite Special link party #125 – benches

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Pin It Welcome to Saturday Nite Special #125, 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. So, you know about my own bench / sofa I made out […]

SNS #71 brings you ~ benches and a giveaway winner

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   Welcome to Saturday Nite Special #71, the ‘benches’ edition! If you’re new here, join in! There are three categories to link to. Home Decor as well as Crafts, Sewing, Recipes, plus the 3rd themed link up which stays open indefinitely. Check below for this weekend’s theme. Party starts Fri night and ends Sunday 11pm pacific, so you […]

The front entry – Part 2 – Horse gate for coats

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I wanted to finish my entry with a slightly unusual twist. I knew I needed coat hooks and a bench at the very least. So I waited until I found just the right ‘stuff.’ The room simply developed around what I found. Part One is here. Welcome to Part Two! But I’ll do abit of recap […]

The Birdie Hotel – addition to the birdhouse garden

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I made a little addition to my bird house garden today. I call this one, The Birdie Hotel. Thanks to friends Geraldine and Hank, I’m now the proud owner of that old rustic ladder! Cool! And naturally, I ran home and put it right to work within minutes. Thanks guys! I love it! And so […]

Benches

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Benches have long been a love of mine. They are beautifully simple to construct, look at, and have so many uses and spaces you can sneak them into due to their tiny square footage. Whenever I see a bench, I’m halted in my tracks, my mind busy at work wondering where I would tuck it […]