Tips for Sprucing Up for Fall

DIY Tips for Fall Outdoors

Tips for Sprucing Up for Fall Fall, my favorite time of the year.  Shhh...don't tell Spring and Summer. It's the time year when things are crispy and worn from the hot summer sun. After the deck was painted. I started on the flower pots! They have worked overtime.  They've seen almost as many summers as me! You know me, if … [Read more...]

Decoupage with Mod Podge Chair Refresh

Mod Podge Decoupage Drink Stand

Decoupage with Mod Podge A Little Chair Refresh The little chair that could. When I bought it, I said I could hang it on the wall and use it as a shelf. I could sit it by the fireplace and let it hold a plant. I could place it  beside the  tub and let it hold a fluffy towel. Or it could be the life of the party. It could make … [Read more...]

BHG Style Showcase

BHG Table Ready Better Homes and Gardens

 BHG Style Showcase or my field of dreams in Iowa It was May, life was good and I was on the computer as usual trying to get out of doing some kind of housework. I scan my emails and see Better Homes and Gardens, oh just another magazine subscription.  Reading a little further I realize they're inviting me to Iowa, to tour their headquarters … [Read more...]

Painted Furniture Ideas & Inspiration Monday

Welcome! We're so glad you're here! Link up on one blog and be seen in 6 different places: I Should Be Mopping the Floor | Redhead Can Decorate | Refresh Restyle Scattered Thoughts of a Crafty Mom | twelveOeight | Your Homebased Mom Are you tired of your old furniture?  Is it old and lacking personality? Or did you pick up a piece on … [Read more...]

How to Spray Paint a Locker

Locker Makeover - Finish Max Pro Fine Finish Sprayer

 How to Spray Paint a Locker And a HomeRight Finish Max Pro Fine Finish Sprayer Giveaway!! I fell under the spell. The spell of wanting an old school locker!   I know you want one too! My friend Sarah posted on Facebook that she was selling 2 sets of lockers. I guess it was my lucky day. I responded and  ran down to … [Read more...]

How To Make a Sign – Recycled Wood

old signs - easy DIY #recycle #signs #upcycle

How to Make a Sign - Recycled Wood Today I sharing one of my favorite ways to recycle! I never pass up a piece of wood, even if it has a funny quote on it! I giggled a little when I saw this sign! I grabbed it, for little to no money.  I knew that one day it would have another message to share ;)   I painted it with … [Read more...]

Mason Jar Oatmeal

Oatmeal Recipe Dollar Tree

I wrote this post as part of a sponsored campaign with Dollar Tree and The Blueprint Social. The opinions in this post are my own.  Mason Jar Oatmeal I was talking to my neighbor today, she's a teacher and you know what she said?  It's almost time to go back to school! Quick summer, right?  Morning routines are about to go in to overdrive. I … [Read more...]

Back To School $600 Giveaway

Back to School Giveaway

Back To School $600 Paypal Cash Giveaway Need school supplies, new clothes, shoes, backpacks???? We have an awesome giveaway today! Three - $200 PayPal Cash winners!   You have up to 60+ chances to enter simply by liking and following all of the participating blogs.The giveaway is open TODAY (Aug 7th) from 8am and ends Aug 14th … [Read more...]

Vintage Inspired Poster

Back to School Ideas

Vintage Inspired Poster Welcome! It's time for another round of "Oh my word, would you look at that!"  At the end of the post you will find links to the other back to school ideas from my Southern Decorating Friends! School has started for my grandsons, a little hard to believe. Seems like it's earlier and earlier every year! We took a … [Read more...]

Cool Summer Treats and Inspiration Monday

Easy to Make - Cool Summer Treats and Inspiration Monday

Cool Summer Treats! and Welcome back to the Inspiration Monday Party, we're so happy you're here! Link up on one blog and be seen in 6 different places: I Should Be Mopping the Floor | Redhead Can Decorate | Refresh Restyle  Scattered Thoughts of a Crafty Mom | twelveOeight | Your Homebased Mom Last week's party was full of Summer … [Read more...]

DIY Shower Curtains 25 Awesome Ideas

DIY Shower Curtain Ideas

DIY Shower Curtains It all stared with this: I had searched and searched for a tall shower curtain, but could not find one. One that I loved! This bathroom needed all the help it could get, it's small, no window and the ceiling is average height. Installing the shower curtain all the wall to the ceiling created the illusion of it being … [Read more...]