Hiding My Dirty Secret Behind Closed Doors

Remember my previous bedroom that we transformed into a British-theme room for my youngest son?  Didn’t that freshly painted closet door look wonderful?  Well, after the remodel was finished, that closet door was hiding my dirty secret that I never thought I’d share with the world…

Pallet Wood Wall Rack for Coats, Hats and Storage

Remember my repurposed books coat rack that I made last year?  Well, it’s been hanging in our entryway, and my husband uses it to hold his hats.  It looks great there, but the reason I hung those pretty vintage dictionary pages on the wall is that what’s underneath them is very flimsy paneling.  I had hoped the paneling would be strong enough to support the weight of the books, but it wasn’t, and the screw holding one side kept stripping out of the paneling {Read More}

Organization Labels to Control Clutter in the Heap of Change Challenge

Most people have a junk drawer, but I have multiple junk drawers, junk trays and junk bowls.  I can fill nearly an empty container with junk.  Case in point.  Here’s one of my trays full of junk.  I love using rusty little bits and pieces for projects, but finding what I need, when I need it is a challenge – especially because I have LOTS more stashes just like it.  So, when Donna @ Funky Junk asked if I wanted to co-host {Read More}