12 Months of DIY – Mason Jar Travel Cup

So thrilled to be joining this group of talented bloggers today with our first “12 months of DIY” post. We’ll be challenging ourselves each month with a new material, and putting our noggins to the test to find the most creative uses we can, for each item. This month means MASON JARS. Who knew you […]

Upgrade a Ceiling Light with a Drum Shade

I have a thing for these lights… getting rid of them that is. Over the years, I’ve had a few of those “boob” lights as I call them, in my sights a few times. And, they don’t often last long. This one had a immitation red spray-paint looking finish to it. Trying to be bronze […]

New life for an old Farmhouse Window

So, we’ve all seen the copper shoe rack, but there have been a few new updates in that same little corner of the house. See? (And, yep, still no baseboards). But for now, lets start with #1. I found 2 great old farmhouse windows from a local bargain searcher. I totally fell in love with […]

A little nightstand for my little lady.

I found this little gem for $9 at the last yard sale I attended. Probably the last one of the year (sad face, single tear). Solid wood and sturdy. Really, I couldn’t leave it behind. But, it’s definitely “of an era”. Rocking a seventies vibe. And, as I planned immediately to use it as the […]