Archives for July 2017

Road Trip Travel Tips for Vacations & Weekend Getaways

This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser.  All opinions are mine alone. #RoadTripOil #CollectiveBias My Top 8 Road Trip Travel Tips for Vacations or Weekend Getaways We have taken so many road trips this year, from weekend getaways to traveling through several states, and I learn something new with each one I take.  But my daughter and I are planning a really long distance trip, and I need your help.  

You Asked – We Listened! Changes at Talk of the Town #80

Welcome back to Talk of the Town #80! Every Tuesday at 7 pm Central Here at Talk of the Town, we want to help you find just what you love.  You asked for changes and we listened! We know many of you come looking for DIY and Repurposed Projects, but some of you just want the yummy recipes.  So starting today, we have divided the links into those two categories to make it easier to find what you are looking {Read More}

Vintage Sign Stencils & Craft Supplies Giveaway Blog Hop

Vintage Sign Stencils & Craft Supplies Giveaway Blog Hop Some of my favorite DIY blogging friends and I teamed up to host a craft supplies giveaway today! Each blogger has a fun and different giveaway package filled with supplies you’ll love. Since stenciling is my passion, I’m giving away a stenciling starter kit filled with everything you need to stencil to your heart’s content. The winner will be able to select their 3 favorite stencils from my Vintage Sign Stencils line.  There are over 25 stencil designs {Read More}

The Best Affordable Farmhouse Furniture Finds

 The Best Affordable Farmhouse Furniture Finds My coffee table needs a total makeover.  The top has water damage and the rest of it needs painting.  I’ve been procrastinating about getting the job done and started looking online for an affordable coffee table. BIG mistake.

DIY Repurposed Cabinet Door Gather Sign 

How to Make a Farmhouse Style Repurposed Cabinet Door Gather Sign I purchased this old cabinet off of Craigslist.  It was in rough condition, but I was fine with that.  I really just wanted the doors and shelves to make a farmhouse kitchen sign.

Magazine Giveaway Winner + Talk of the Town #79

I hope all of my American readers had a wonderful 4th of July!  My mom and niece are here visiting with us, so we were happy to get to celebrate with them. Before we get started with this week’s party, here’s the winner of my June magazine giveaway. The winner is Tena Barke.  Congratulations, Tena!  I’ve sent you an email to find out what two magazines you’d like to receive. Welcome back to Talk of the Town! We selected features that {Read More}

How to Make a Pallet Wood Coffee Cup Kitchen Rack

After my son’s  wedding, I brought home the pallet wood sign I made them, and decided to turn it into a pallet wood coffee cup kitchen rack for their new apartment. My daughter-in-law has a huge coffee cup collection and I know she wants a way to display them in her kitchen.  So I thought I’d surprise her by converting her wedding sign into a pallet wood coffee cup kitchen rack. Here’s how the finished sign looked at their wedding. {Read More}