Grandma’s Desk Updated

We’ve had this old desk in the house for years. It belonged to my grandmother and has served it’s purpose for some time but for the last couple of years I’ve noticed how dated it looked. It needed to have an update to bring it into this decade. I found a small bench on Craig’s list and updated it right away. You can spy … Continue reading

What To Do With The Door…

I’ve been eyeing this old door at work…it was removed from some old railroad yard building and it’s been calling my name ever since it was brought back to our yard. I’m kind of a sucker for old houses and furniture, even silly things like old buckets bring back memories of my childhood, and for some reason my grandparents. Maybe it’s because they … Continue reading

You Know You’re Loved When…

My daughter’s have the biggest hearts sometimes and it’s the little things that they do that make me realize just how lucky I am. Yesterday, was one of those days.  I left for work, running a little late and I, of course, remembered that I needed gas! I didn’t feel like stopping the night before on the way home since I already … Continue reading

Jewelry Armoire Revamp

I had a few favorites, Mostly decorating posts but I really enjoyed reading how others had turned old forgotten items into new. I just couldn’t believe that some of the old decrepid items could be turned into something so beautiful. How the person saw past the uuugly just amazed me.

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Designing DIY Goals for 2012

I’ve been thinking about all the fun things I have on my to do list this year, and since there’s a link up party at on of the blogs I read periodically I thought I’d share a couple with you all and link up over at Nester.  This is kind of a “hold myself accountable” type post and hopefully in about 11 months, I’ll look back … Continue reading