Archives for April 2017

Old Ladder Succulent Garden Plant Stand

Old Ladder Succulent Garden Plant Stand Junk Garden Series Project #4 Take your garden bed to new heights by going vertical with an old ladder!

Antique Farmhouse Salvaged Yard and Garden Decor | Junk Garden Series Project #3

Antique Farmhouse Salvaged Yard and Garden Decor Junk Garden Series Project #3 The yard and garden decor project I finished this week has special memories tied to it. We brought this antique farmhouse water pump with us from our Missouri farmhouse when we moved to our home in Illinois several years ago. We lived in Missouri for about seven years, so many of my kids’ childhood years occurred in that house. I’ve always wanted to do something special with it, and I finally {Read More}

Meat Market Farmhouse Kitchen Sign

 Meat Market Farmhouse Kitchen Sign Today I have two new stencils to introduce in my line of Vintage Sign Stencils and one of them is a freebie (see details below).

Talk of the Town #69

Welcome back to Talk of the Town! We have lots of great features again this week that I think you’ll love! First, let’s take a look at what you may have missed from your party hosts! DIY Bird Eggs Antique Style School Charts | How to Paint a Fresh Flowers Window Screen Sign DIY Feed the Birds Garden Sign with Easy No-Build Frame How to Have MORE Courage This Year | Inspiring Verse Live Edge Reclaimed Wood Table Rustic Shutter {Read More}

Bottled Drinks Rustic Pantry Storage Crate or Serving Station

This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #PureLife35pk #CollectiveBias How to make a rustic farmhouse style pantry storage crate for bottled drinks. I’ve been singing the praises of country living for years, but there are a few things about country life that aren’t so endearing to me. Like having a constantly filthy vehicle because we live on a gravel road … … and having tap water that tastes horrible.  Seriously horrible.

Weekending | Burlap Banners, Grain Sack Stripe Wall Pockets,What’s Blooming, & Bad Chicken Joke

I made three trips to the garden center this week. I think I heard the employees laughing.  I straightened my shoulders, threw back my hair, and ignored them whispering, ” Isn’t she the crazy plant killer lady?”   “You’d think she’d give up and show some mercy on the poor plants.” If I’m anything, I’m an eternal optimist when it comes to flowers and plants. Someday I just know I’ll keep something alive for more than two weeks.  I just know {Read More}

Easy Garden Sign for Bird Lovers with Rustic Cheater No Build Frame

How to make an Easy  Garden Sign with with a Rustic Cheater Frame Junk Garden Project Series – Part 2 Try to imagine a world without birds.  What an awful thought, right?

How to Paint a Window Screen Fresh Flowers Sign | Junk Garden Projects Series Part 1

How to Paint a Window Screen Fresh Flowers Sign Junk Garden Series Project #1

Talk of the Town #68

After taking three weekends off playing around, I’m cracking the whip this week and working on outdoor projects that are long overdue, but turning out great!

Anniversary Weekend, Proud Momma Moments & Reader Projects

After almost six years of blogging, I’ve come to realize that this blog has become so much more than just my job.  There’s an even more important reason.