A drill-handled junk-styled one board tool box

drill handled tool box as flower vase

A drill-handled junk-styled one board tool box build When Julie introduced the idea of all of us trying to build a tool box, my first thought was, “But I like old authentic stuff… and I can make most anything work that I find, so why build one?” Well, Miss Julie made me put my thinking […]

Junkin’ day with Granny and Grumpa

granny and grumpas antique shopping with vintage cars

Boy do I have a post and a half to show you today. My son and I deem Sundays as family day so we were  needing something to do. Then I remembered this place I had heard about from Karen at Ocean Soul. Apparently there was this amazing antiques place on a farm not more […]

SNS 83 shows off traditional picture frames used creatively


Welcome to Saturday Nite Special #83 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 have all weekend to […]

Better care for cat #2 (plus hat winner and feature!)


Most of you know by now about the loss of my 18 year old cat Beethoven that meant the world to me. You can catch up with the links below. Finding out The goodbye slide show Honoring our pets slide show and linkup party We are doing ok. Actually, better than I thought I would. […]

OUR latest loves


Did you catch the latest little gem Miss Mustard Seed just scooped up? Well, I scooped up something ultra cool myself this past weekend! So what does a collector of fine antiques vs. a junker have in common anyway? Let’s do a little comparison of loves, shall we? Using her quotes and new toy as […]