new TV stand made from a pallet

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pallet wood tv stand

Visit home tour with above photo HERE I’ve always wanted to make a coffee table out of an old wood palette. However when our big screen TV died and I brought in our little flat screen from the travel trailer, I knew we needed a new stand for it. I had this wood palette sitting […]

SNS #26 brings you ~ winning highlights

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Intro Welcome to Saturday Nite Special #26! If you’re new here, kick off your shoes and join in! The theme is always a  DIY themed anything goes, so feel free to post your project, that’s new to SNS, that you’re proud of so we can clap along with you! Party starts at Fri night and […]

Workshop Series – Blog Photos Part 3 – photo software

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Welcome to the Workshop Series, brought to you by Funky Junk Interiors and Mustard Seed Creations! Miss Mustard Seed will be bringing you a new edition when her post is ready to roll. It’s a busy time of year for both of us so I hope you understand the need for abit of leeway. These […]

My ‘repurposing in the garden’ cat.

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I have all kinds of oddities in my garden. And one of them is an old milk machine. This resides right outside the front door. My pets are especially fond of this one because.. … it’s become their rain water drinking hole! 🙂 Even the dog runs for it after a walk. Once in awhile I’ll […]

Decorating with "what are they?" objects.

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I have all kinds of ‘what is it’ things flanking every nook and cranny in my home. I suppose one of the bonuses of not knowing what something is, is the fact that it gives you official permission to make it become anything you desire. I practice the same trend  when I waltz down tool […]

Create your own wooden gate window screens

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And I’ve had these privacy screens as my window treatments for my large picture window forever. But it wasn’t until I created old wooden gate window screens out of them, that I truly fell in love. I much prefer screens in our home over curtains due to pet hair, however I always had visions of […]

SNS #25 brings you – a wacky winner and picture linky!

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Intro Welcome to Saturday Nite Special #25! If you’re new here, kick off your shoes and join in! The theme is always a  DIY themed anything goes, so feel free to post your project, *past or present that you’re proud of so we can clap along with you! *max 1 month old, and never posted […]

Preserving real flowers

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There appear to be 101 ways to preserve real flowers. Those little powdered packets from the florist or write ups promise an aspirin in the water will cure all. However, I’ve never had great luck with any of those methods. When I receive real flowers and wish to hang on to their memory for a long […]

49 Happy Birthday reasons to build

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Today was my 49th birthday. The festivities actually started on Monday. My son and I took in  the Old Spaghetti Factory and enjoyed our favorites. Man, their coffee is gooood! And I let the crew sing to me because my boy thought it was mandatory. They lit up my spumoni ice-cream and the chanting began. […]

Painted wooden crate stairs

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These stairs were the inspiration for firing up a line of stencils. Click HERE to view our current designs in our online store. . I’ve always loved the look of stamped numbers and logos on wooden crates. So when the PAINT theme came up for So You Think, I had an idea I’d never seen […]