Archives for March 2019

Recipe Box Makeover Bee Inspired! 🐝

Wood Recipe Box Makeover When I asked for your opinions about some of my thrift store finds, you all had so many great ideas.  And I listened! Let me show you what I did.

Are You a Collector? / New Thrift Store Finds

This will be a quick post because I have a question for you. Are you a collector of  anything? I’ve collected vintage clocks for a long time, but I kind of stopped buying them because they were so expensive everywhere I saw them.  I do love my collection of ironstone pitchers.

Talk of the Town #166

Welcome back to Talk of the Town! First, let’s take a look at what you may have missed from your party hosts! Glass Jars Repurposed & Upcycled Garden Inspired Paper Towel Holder Wood Kitchen Tote Rustic Pottery Barn Mirror Makeover Faux Dresser Harp Chalkboard Budget-Friendly DIY Raised Garden Greenhouses Spring Garden Tool Holder with Planter Here’s what we’re talking about from last week’s party!  Pink Mod Ombre Dresser – Thrift Diving Nutella No-Bake Bird Nest Cookie Recipe – She Saved Herringbone Dresser {Read More}

Paper Towel Holder Wood Kitchen Tote Garden Inspired!

Paper Towel Holder Wood Kitchen Tote Today’s post is just a quick one, because I wanted to show you my new paper towel holder on one of the wood kitchen totes my husband builds and I design.

Glass Jars Repurposed & Upcycled

Glass Jars Repurposed & Upcycled People collect all kinds of things.  I collect empty jars and cans … much to my husband’s amusement. Way out in the country, there is no curbside recycling program, so I have to get creative. Thus, my most recent glass jars repurposed & upcycled project! These jars are just a small sampling of the many I’ve collected.

Talk of the Town #165

Happy Tuesday, friends!  I hope your week is off to a great start. Last weekend, my oldest son and his wife drove up to spend some time with us. While they were here, we went to the Abraham Lincoln Museum in Springfield, IL.  It’s been years since we last were there, but it was the first time for his wife. I had to have a photo of us with Abe’s family, of course! Now it’s time to party! Welcome back {Read More}

To Paint or Not to Paint : Recent Thrift Store Finds

To paint, or not to paint?  That is the question I hope you can help me with. My daughter’s vehicle was acting up, so we had to drop her off at work. The town where she works is nearby, so I went to a thrift store after dropping her off and scored some good deals! This wood recipe box was my first find. I always check the sections in thrift stores for their wood items. The wood is in good {Read More}

Mercantile Corner Market Collection

Mercantile Corner Market Collection Today I have four projects that I finished last week: a serving tray, a box frame wood sign, a plate charger, and a chalkboard.  All were made with the Mercantile Corner Market Collection.

Talk of the Town #164

Happy Tuesday, friends! We’ve got another awesome party this week full of great features!  Let me know which is your favorite. Welcome back to Talk of the Town! First, let’s take a look at what you may have missed from your party hosts! Dollar Tree Pizza Pan Mom’s Diner Tray Tissue Box Holder Makeover / Easy Weekend Project Picture Frame Ideas for Home Decor and More Dr. Seuss Cat in the Hat Decoupage Chair Look What Happened to My Flip {Read More}

Tissue Box Holder Makeover / Easy Weekend Project

I took a poll on Facebook in my group about what word should go on this house tissue box holder that I bought for $5.