Vacation Travel Jars Repurposed & Upcycled

Vacation Travel Jars Repurposed & Upcycled I’m not ashamed to admit I’m a chronic bottle and jar saver.  The only problem is when I run out of shelf space to store them. So, I decided to upcycle a few of my own into vacation travel jars filled with sand, shells, or money!

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.

Upcycled Dollar Tree DIY Halloween Glass Jars

Upcycled Dollar Tree DIY Halloween Glass Jars Happy Monday evening, everyone! A few days ago while at Dollar Tree unsuccessfully looking for more potholders, in the same aisle I found these small jars. I’d say they are about one- or two-cup size.  They are similar to old-fashioned candy jars that can either stand up straight or tilted. I can never walk out of there empty-handed, so I bought them.

Dog Bone DIY Treats Storage Jar

Dog Bone DIY Treats Storage Jar Make an adorable Dog Bone DIY Treats Storage Jar for your pet.  It’s so easy using supplies you probably already have on hand.   We have a new addition at the farmhouse.  He’s a small black kitty that my daughter adopted for my son whose adult black cat (Loki) disappeared almost a month ago.  I was a little worried that Chica, my son’s dog, wouldn’t get along with the new kitten, but they are {Read More}

Gingerbread Man Painted Jar

I’ve been as busy as an elf in Santa’s workshop, getting ready for my 1st (and possibly annual, if it goes well) 12 Days of Christmas event, and it’s finally here!  Thanks for joining me!   My goal was to create projects that aren’t difficult, and don’t require too many supplies, and today’s project fits that bill, so let’s jump right in! If there’s one thing that there is a lot of during the holidays, it’s sweets, and I wanted to come up with {Read More}

DIY Apothecary Jars – Cheap & Quick!

DIY Apothecary Jars Recently, I shared several antique apothecary labels with you, for Antique Graphics Wednesday.  I have lots of old apothecary bottles, but sometimes I’m hesitant about altering original bottles, but I love using new jars and bottles, that might otherwise be thrown away, and altering them to make them look old. So when I stumbled across some cute little candles in jars with lids at Walmart for less than $1, I knew I was really going to get {Read More}