Archives for March 2019

Rustic Spring DIY Signs

Get your Spring on with these 20+Rustic Spring DIY Signs. From bunnies and carrots to signs for either Spring or Summer!

Chalk Art Seed Packet Banner DIY

Chalk Art Seed Packet Banner DIY Who doesn’t love farmer’s markets with all the colorful fresh fruits & veggies?  I’ve combined my love of them with an easy chalk art banner that anyone can make!

Talk of the Town #167

Happy Tuesday, All! Spring has sprung in my corner of the world. I’m loving the longer hours of daylight and the warmer temps. I can’t break out the flip flops just yet. Have I told you how much I love flip flops? 😎 Enough about flip flops because…

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}