Repurposed Headboard Farmhouse Flower Planter

Repurposed Headboard Farmhouse Flower Planter See how to repurpose a headboard and old drawer into a super charming farmhouse flower planter! I know it’s only the beginning of April, but spring fever has struck and I wanted to get a head start on some garden projects. I trudged out to my workshop to see if I could find anything to work on.  Of course, there was nothing that was easy to put my hands on.  But from across the room I {Read More}

Back Porch Vintage School Desk Fall Flower Planter

Vintage School Desk Fall Flower Planter Have you ever had a potential project staring you right in the face, and you didn’t even realize it?  Well, this is one of those projects for me.

Rusty Old Shovel Flower Sign for My Junk Garden

Rusty Old Shovel Flower Sign for My Junk Garden Last week I mentioned I had one last project that I was working on for my junk garden, which I’ve finished.  

Mid Summer Farmhouse Junk Garden Update & a Lack of Communication

Mid Summer Farmhouse Junk Garden Update I’ve never been an avid gardener, but this year I felt the desire to really try my hand at flower gardening. So this is an update on my junk garden – what grew well, what didn’t, and what I’d do differently.

Farmhouse Window Box and Guest House Flower Bed | Junk Garden Series

Farmhouse Window Box and Guest House Flower Bed Junk Garden Series Project #5 I hope you aren’t tired of seeing my junk garden decor, because I’m still plugging along with a few more projects. This week I worked on a small flower bed in front of my guest house, and I love how it turned out.

Old Ladder Succulent Garden Plant Stand

Old Ladder Succulent Garden Plant Stand Junk Garden Series Project #4 Take your garden bed to new heights by going vertical with an old ladder!

Antique Farmhouse Salvaged Yard and Garden Decor | Junk Garden Series Project #3

Antique Farmhouse Salvaged Yard and Garden Decor Junk Garden Series Project #3 The yard and garden decor project I finished this week has special memories tied to it. We brought this antique farmhouse water pump with us from our Missouri farmhouse when we moved to our home in Illinois several years ago. We lived in Missouri for about seven years, so many of my kids’ childhood years occurred in that house. I’ve always wanted to do something special with it, and I finally {Read More}

Easy Garden Sign for Bird Lovers with Rustic Cheater No Build Frame

How to make an Easy  Garden Sign with with a Rustic Cheater Frame Junk Garden Project Series – Part 2 Try to imagine a world without birds.  What an awful thought, right?

How to Paint a Window Screen Fresh Flowers Sign | Junk Garden Projects Series Part 1

How to Paint a Window Screen Fresh Flowers Sign Junk Garden Series Project #1

House Numbers Sign Hanging Planter

When you live in the country, giving someone directions to your house can be tricky. There aren’t many landmarks to look for, unless you count fields of corn or barns. So my directions usually sound something like this… “Turn at the 5-way, go past three fields of corn on your left and two fields of soybeans on your right. When you spot the water tower in the distance, turn left.” See the problem?