Santa’s Naughty List Christmas Elf Time Out Chair

Santa’s Naughty List Christmas Elf Time Out Chair Sometimes you have to be at the right place at the right time, right? You see, as soon as I spotted this little child’s chair, I knew it was meant for me to find it. Even though it had an old unappealing finish, the $3.99 price tag was well worth it for such a sturdy little chair. I had cute plans for it!

Farmhouse Mini Towel Ladder Using Wood Lattice Trellis

For a long time I’ve wanted a farmhouse mini towel ladder, and they seemed fairly simple to make. But I just never got around to it. I even almost bought this one or this one on Etsy. Both were under $20, but I still didn’t get one. Then one day I was scouting Facebook Marketplace and saw someone selling five wood lattice trellises. I figured if the price was low enough, I could use them in various spots in my {Read More}

Waste Not Wednesday: Wood Riser & Bird Feeder + A Question

DIY Wood Riser & Bird Feeder: Waste Not Wednesday  I  hoard wood scraps. There, I said it. It might be a sickness. 🙂 At least I’m in good company because my husband does too. My husband built some wood stairs for a door in our bedroom that leads outside. There were a few pieces of thick wood left over. Hating to see it used for firewood, I put on my thinking cap to find something useful to do with it. {Read More}

Outdoor Living Ideas +Talk of the Town

Welcome back to Talk of the Town – We have a new look! Before we get started, I decided to have a weekly party sale! This week’s item is an upcycled bamboo tray. *Bowls not included. On sale for $14, including shipping. To purchase, click on the button below. Here are our features from last week’s party! Let’s take a look at what you may have missed from your party hosts! Patriotic BBQ Wooden Tote Upcycled Thrift Store Find  Farmhouse {Read More}

Pallet Wood Rustic Box Centerpieces with Farmhouse Style

Pallet Wood Rustic Box Centerpieces with Farmhouse Style Most of what I buy at thrift stores and yard sales is “junk” by most people’s standards.   I specifically look for broken things, metal, and wood that others don’t see value in, because those are the pieces I love to recreate with. So when I came across these handmade pallet wood boxes, I almost squealed!  I knew I would have so much fun with them. All 13 of them! Whoever made them {Read More}

Cutting Board Makeover Bon Appétit!

Cutting Board Makeover Do you remember this cutting board? It was one of my thrift shop finds I shared a few weeks ago. Confession time … I barely passed French in high school, but I think the language is beautiful. Bon Appétit seemed fitting words to do this cutting board makeover. Here’s the inspiration project from Chalk Couture.  So très chic! Cutting Board Makeover Supplies: I have included affiliate links for items used. Cutting Board (these are similar to mine) {Read More}

Plank Wall DIY Tutorials

Plank Wall DIY Tutorials 20+Inspiring Gorgeous Walls Installing our Farmhouse Bathroom Wood Plank Walls & Ceiling made such a huge difference in that room. It’s been a year since we finished that project and I’m just as in love with it as when we first finished it. We’re getting ready to add more plank walls in the living room, but I wanted to find some other styles first. Boy, did I find a bunch of other plank wall tutorials! So {Read More}

Recipe Box Makeover Bee Inspired! 🐝

Wood Recipe Box Makeover When I asked for your opinions about some of my thrift store finds, you all had so many great ideas.  And I listened! Let me show you what I did.

Paper Towel Holder Wood Kitchen Tote Garden Inspired!

Paper Towel Holder Wood Kitchen Tote Today’s post is just a quick one, because I wanted to show you my new paper towel holder on one of the wood kitchen totes my husband builds and I design.

Farmhouse Metal Kitchen Wall Bins

In this post: Farmhouse Metal Kitchen Wall Bins I’ve had these  farmhouse wall bins hanging in my living room for four years seen HERE. We replaced our thermostat with a Nest thermostat last year leaving screw holes and chunk out of the wallpaper. This year we’ll cover the Bible Page Wallpaper in the living room with tongue and groove wood like we have in the kitchen and bathroom so the wall bins needed to come down. After a while you stop noticing {Read More}