31 Days of Before & After ~ Day 8 “Curbside Rescue”

My mister did it again. But this story has a little twist…This time the curbside rescue he brought home was quickly snatched up by my DD. Indeed the apple doesn’t fall far from the tree. So today’s post is all about her before & after of a curbside rescue. A solid wood office chair isContinue reading “31 Days of Before & After ~ Day 8 “Curbside Rescue””

31 Days of Before & After ~ Day 7 “Two Views”

You might see junk… but I see… You may see the odd… but I see the end… [Vintage Door Knob Photo Holder] By clicking the photo above you can check out the other participants of the 31 days of change! Click here to see all Before & After posts to date Find and follow moreContinue reading “31 Days of Before & After ~ Day 7 “Two Views””

31 Days of Before & After ~ Day 6 “recycling trees”

Awhile back my husband and I made use out of some tree limbs that had been salvaged from a tree in our yard that had been damaged in storm.  Normally we don’t get so sentimental over a tree that we would save the branches, but this tree and 4 others are very special to me. Continue reading “31 Days of Before & After ~ Day 6 “recycling trees””

the boy’s closet before & after

remember this? my son’s closet after patching holes in his floor (pre floor project) he had to get all of this out it was nothing short of horrific and yet there it was…like Stephen King “scary” but I’m happy to say after two large contractor bags full and a very large deposit at the donationContinue reading “the boy’s closet before & after”

STOP!!! I Can’t Be Held Accountable…Don’t Say I Didn’t Warn You

It’s Spring and what does everyone do in the Spring? They clean…clean up…clean out… and toss it! Like this old set of monkey bars from a kids play yard 🙂 Then those people like me come along with a gleam in their eyes… What you think trash is really a treasure. So consider this yourContinue reading “STOP!!! I Can’t Be Held Accountable…Don’t Say I Didn’t Warn You”

Rusty Hinges Hang’n Out in the Garden

Remember my adventure at this place? The Shop that’s filled with all kinds of rustic loveliness. I bought so many things here Mr. Cline began to wonder if I were from another planet.  Or maybe he thought he hit the lottery 🙂 Who knows what he was thinking…but he was happy to accommodate my flurryContinue reading “Rusty Hinges Hang’n Out in the Garden”

Some Things I Love Today.

Again we woke to icy roads, gray skies and sleet pelting my skylight. Another day in paradise…just a frame of mind right? What to do to keep from going bonkers when you know you are stuck in the house… Going to “Etsy” and looking for fun things to style up my walls sounds fun! Let’sContinue reading “Some Things I Love Today.”

Branching Out!

The End. but it really all began like this. Donna at Funky Junk Interiors posted on her Facebook fan page that Becky over at Buckets of Burlap had finished and blogged about her kitchen redo. well of course I had to go look…so can you by going HERE be sure to look at her littleContinue reading “Branching Out!”

What Lurks Behind the Madness?

why…oh…why do you read so many blogs? because they teach… i learn they joke… i laugh they confide… i cry & pray they share ideas… i try their ideas yesterday without fail, i learned that mistakes can be a blessing! i found her blog (no that wasn’t my mistake) and she has great ideas. ding…lightContinue reading “What Lurks Behind the Madness?”

Forever in Blue Jeans! [bluejean skirt tutorial]

I will be forever in blue jeans Maybe it’s just my era, I was born at the very end of 1959 That means I grew up in the 60’s and 70’s and I was a blue jean babe…loved them and still do. I prefer my feet to be bare and my jeans to be faded,Continue reading “Forever in Blue Jeans! [bluejean skirt tutorial]”