DIY Rusted Tin Cans Succulent Planters

DIY Rusted Tin Cans Succulent Planters & Patina Paint Review Learn how to create Rusted Tin Cans Succulent Planters.  They make adorable gifts or party favors for adults.  Be sure to make a few extra to keep for yourself! If you’re new to my blog, you might not realize that I love old things, especially things with patina and even rust. I even wrote a post about rust being like a joke. So when I learned that you can make {Read More}

Fall Farmhouse Decor: Chalk Couture Vintage Truck

Fall Farmhouse Decor Part 3: Chalk Couture Vintage Truck I’ve been working on several Halloween projects, and the one I’m going to show you today I’ve been dying to do.  But honestly, I was a little nervous because I thought I might mess it up.

Fall Leaves Decor Project Ideas: 20 Easy Autumn Crafts

Fall Leaves Decor Project Ideas: 20 Easy Autumn Crafts Since it’s a bit too early for the leaves to have started changing colors in most areas, you can purchase preserved autumn leaves HERE and HERE. Falling Leaves in Glass Frames DIY from stonegableblog.com Fall Leaf Wrapped Candles from maisondepax.com Fall Leaves in Decor from tidbits-cami.com Fresh Fall Leaves Wreath from brendid.com Easy Fall Leaf Candle Mason Jar Crafts from naturalbeachliving.com Leaf Bowl DIY Craft from blog.consumercrafts.com Easy DIY Fall Leaves {Read More}

Fall DIY Chalkboard Clipboard Wall Art

Fall DIY Chalkboard Clipboard Wall Art I’m going to be honest with you, so please don’t judge me, okay? I can’t stand coffee even if it’s pumpkin spice lattes with whipped cream on top. To be really honest, I don’t even like whipped cream. Can you believe that? But I do love the smell of pumpkin spice, especially candles. Does that redeem me a little? 🙂 I hope so because I worked on upcycling a vintage clipboard that I had in {Read More}

DIY Bee Projects, Crafts & Snacks: National Honey Bee Awareness Day

DIY Bee Projects, Crafts, & Snacks:  National Honey Bee Awareness Day The third Saturday in August (tomorrow) is National Honey Bee Awareness Day. Who knew bees have their own day!  I didn’t.  I Googled something and stumbled upon that fact. Now, some supposed national days are pretty stupid in my opinion.  For instance, today is “I love my feet day.”  Now, I do love my feet.  But I don’t think it requires a national day.  Do you?

Repurposed Tea Tins Office Organizer

Repurposed Tea Tins Office Organizer Turn pretty tea tins into a wonderful and useful repurposed office organizer! I was browsing in a local antique shop a few months ago and found a set of tea tins.  They weren’t antiques, or even vintage, but they were really cute tins.  So I snatched them up knowing I would find some way to use them. I hung it on the wall in my kitchen for the photos because everything looks good against white.  {Read More}

Chalk Couture Explore More DIY Enamel Mugs

Chalk Couture Explore More DIY Enamel Mugs I don’t get giddy very often, but today’s project makes me SO happy! From the moment I became a designer with Chalk Couture, I knew I wanted to make these DIY mugs for my adult kids. All of them are outdoors people, so I knew they would love these. I’ll be visiting my middle son and his wife soon and I’m planning to give them two of these mugs.  I can’t wait to {Read More}

Chalk Couture Farmhouse Style Slate DIY Coasters

Whip up a set of these Chalk Couture Farmhouse Style Slate DIY Coasters in just minutes.  It’s so easy to do and they would make great gifts! I am SO glad I bought the Farmhouse transfer set because I made yet another project with them. If you missed the other projects, you can see them all HERE.  I’m still not done, because you can never have too much farmhouse, in my opinion that is! Supplies needed (affiliate links included to help {Read More}

DIY Gazebo Succulent Hanging Planter

DIY Gazebo Succulent Hanging Planter On Thursday it was a beautiful day until a storm started brewing bringing 50-mile-per-hour winds.  It was the middle of the afternoon, but it was so dark it looked like evening.  The sky looked kind of creepy but beautiful as well.  I was hunkered down out in my workroom (which was formerly my guest house) working on a couple of projects.  The wind was howling outside, but I continued working away knowing it would soon {Read More}

Incredibly Beautiful DIY Farmers Market Chalkboard

I’ve been wanting to share the final project of my bathroom remodel, but we’ve had grey skies for several days in a row.  So I’ll wait for brighter skies to take pictures.  Instead I’m going to share with you my DIY Farmers Market chalkboard, which I’m head-over-heels in love with! How to Make a Farmers Market Chalkboard: Watch the video or get the directions below. Stain or paint wood chalkboard frame, if desired.  (I stained mine.) Remove transfer backing and {Read More}