Visiting Family +10 Fresh Farmhouse Style Decor Ideas

10 Fresh Farmhouse Style Decor Ideas to Renew Your Space We got home from helping our son and his wife move to New Mexico almost 2 weeks ago and I’ve been meaning to share a few photos ever since.  I also have a great round-up of farmhouse style decor ideas because I know it’s fun to update the look in our home with fresh ideas.

Farmhouse Pedestal Table: Downsizing for a Smaller Household

Farmhouse Pedestal Table: Downsizing for a Smaller Household Our household is much smaller now since my older sons both got married and my daughter bought a new house last year.  My youngest son still lives at home.  I love my big farmhouse table but knew we could gain a lot of space if we downsized to a smaller one. As luck would have it, I found a pedestal table at a thrift store for only $25.

Patriotic Tin Can Kitchen Herb Planters

Patriotic Tin Can Indoor Kitchen Herb Planters Make these patriotic kitchen herb planters as a tribute to the good ole’ Red, White and Blue! My obsession continues with tin cans.  My project ideas seem to be as never-ending as my supply of cans! Supplies I Used: Empty tin cans Dixie Belle Chalk Finish Paint in Barn Red, Fluff, and Yankee Blue Satin clear coat Lace trim (optional) Herb plants Foam paintbrush Directions: Paint the cans using a foam paintbrush.  I {Read More}

Rustic Wood Crate Mason Jar Centerpiece for Spring

This Rustic Wood Crate Mason Jar Centerpiece is an easy build project that’s perfect for special occasions or on a farmhouse kitchen table.

Eight Must Have Kitchen Gadgets That Cost $5 or Less

Just thought I would check in with you and give you an update on my health status.  I was released from the hospital early in the week.  Originally, I was supposed to have inpatient therapy, but after five days of delay because of the holiday, I decided to return home and do outpatient therapy instead.  I began with occupational therapy three times this week and will begin physical therapy next week.  Thankfully, I began shopping for stocking stuffers a few {Read More}

Mini Galvanized Bucket & Mason Jar Succulent Planters

Mini Galvanized Buckets & Mason Jar Succulent Planters About six months ago, I bought a bunch of miniature mason spice jars.  I’ve been holding on to them all this time, not knowing what I’d do with them. A few days ago, I was looking at the hens and chicks in my junk garden ladder plant stand, and I had a light bulb moment! I decided to dig up some of the smaller plants and put them in the little jars.

Repurposed Coffee Can Kitchen Herb Garden

Repurposed Coffee Can Kitchen Herb Garden The perfect easy project for coffee lovers to make a kitchen herb garden in 10 minutes! I’ve said it before, and I’ll say it again … When companies put their products in metal containers with cool text or images on it, I’ll buy it! There’s a reason you find all those old metal cans in antique stores. 50 years from now, I doubt you’ll find plastic containers with peel off labels in antique stores. {Read More}

Salvaged Wood Farmer’s Market Sign Kitchen Produce Baskets

Farmer’s Market Sign Kitchen Produce Baskets Have you ever noticed when you remodel a room, you absolutely love it and think you’ll want to spend every minute adoring your new space?  Then a few months pass, and all those little details that you so thoughtfully worked into the space, you no longer even notice.  In our channel-changing world, we love to click and see the next show that’s on.  That’s the way I am with my house.

Repurposed Vintage Cutting Board Serving Tray

Make a Repurposed Vintage Cutting Board Serving Tray Some projects turn out great the first time, but this isn’t one of those projects. 🙂 I’m happy with the end result, but by showing you the problems I encountered getting to that point, I hope

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.