A little Paia storefront repurposing

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When we first arrived to Maui, we were wondering how on EARTH we’d fill up 6 weeks. It’s now officially one week past, and honestly, it feels like we barely blinked and it was gone. Which tells me, we need to slow down these days somehow! Each day, I start my day with coffee in […]

A summer hydrangea mantel with a twist

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My poor fireplace mantel. It hasn’t been changed out since I did this version with the dried brown hydrangeas. During winter! Can you tell I’m not huge on seasonal decorating? 🙂 I honestly would have just left it, but the metal containers were really dusty and it needed a good clean. Plus I wanted to summerize […]

PJ 286 – an upcycled link party

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Welcome to Party Junk 286 – an upcycled link party Every Friday, 7 PM through Sunday 11 PM Pacific Hey fellow junkers! Welcome back to the party!   This week is a little different from Funky Junk headquarters… I’m creating this post in one beautiful garden setting all the way from Maui! But as it […]

My Maui backyard

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I honestly believe in the saying, “Once a farmer’s daughter, always a farmer’s daughter.” Farm girls need the cool crunch of grass beneath their feet, and the umbrella of tall, protective tree branches, that reach high into the blue sky, at any given moment. Especially on a nice day. And this would describe my Maui back […]

An epic 6 weeks

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Have you ever wished you could be somewhere super cool for nearly the entire summer? Me too. It’s actually been on my bucket list for a variety of reasons. So this summer, through a series of amazing miracles, we are here once again. Welcome back to Maui… but this time, for 6 weeks! Oh my gosh… you […]