Refreshing Ideas – Raised Garden

Raised Garden Ideas

Sunshine on my shoulders and thoughts of a raised garden make me feel so good. Sunset A goal of mine for several years has been to create a raised garden.   I have a spot picked out, it gets plenty of sun and would not be an eye-sore in the back yard. Sunset I would go to Lowe's and grab all the supplies. Backyard Gardening Old cardboard … [Read more...]

moo.com business cards and a giveaway

moo.com business cards

Recently the girls at NellieBellie refreshed my blog.When you change one thing it leads to another.New blog logo, new project categories, new this, new that...which lead to new business cards!Along comes moo.com and my new logo has a place to go! Yes that's right, NEW moo.com BUSINESS CARDS! Small business branding makes you … [Read more...]

Beverage Center

Beverage Center

Free up your counters with a designated beverage center. Ok, it's really just a small buffet ;) For the past several years I've painted a lot of furniture. Little to none for myself.  In the process of thrifting, I have found and kept several good pieces. I refer to it as trading up. This piece was in great shape, no repairs needed.There … [Read more...]

Free Chalkboard Printables for Birthday and Welcome

Free chalkboard printables

Free Printables! I created a couple sets of chalkboard tags for you and me :) Chalkboards are my favorite and there are a couple of birthdays coming up and we have new friends moving in to the neighborhood, so here you go! Use card-stock to print them on.  Punch a hole in the corner and your ready for gift giving!Click here to … [Read more...]

Living Room Tour 2014

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My Living Room Tour You'll never guess who invited me over to their blog!? Kim from Savvy Southern Style.She hosts a "My Favorite Room" series and this week I'm sharing my living room over there! I hope you'll go over and check it out!Have a great day,DebbiePlease join me on Pinterest too!Visit refreshrestyle … [Read more...]

Green {The Color of March}

Green the color of March

Using Green in Your Decor What color comes to mind when you think of March?  Green, right??  The color of spring, the color most associated with St. Patrick's Day, a color from nature.  I put together some of my green decor and painted pieces, and a couple of magazine photos to give you some ideas. Don't be afraid to step out of the neutral zone, … [Read more...]

Five Ways to Update The Pantry

5 Ways to Update a Pantry

5 Ways to Update the Pantry By Jennifer Riner of ZillowPantry spaces tend to go overlooked during home interior updates. After all, they are hidden away and tend to be rummaged through quickly during cooking or preparing meals. Given that the pantry is one of the most frequently visited storage spaces in the home, it should be equipped with … [Read more...]

Mini Garden {Pet Lovers}

Mini Garden Pet Lovers

Mini Gardens have been around for a while.  When I saw all the cute miniature items available at Hobby Lobby, I knew it was only a matter of time before I created another mini garden.  (Click here to see the one I did this one for my grandsons.)After checking out all the mini's I decided on a Pet Lover's theme.  My mom and my youngest sister … [Read more...]

Rain Boots Refreshed

Rain Boots Spring Door Decor

Goodwill Rain Boots can now be checked off the list! I keep this extensive list of treasures that I'm always on the lookout for. And these have been checked off the list:I shopped the house for the white tulips, originally bought at Hobby Lobby, I know they were bought at 50%.  Not that my memory is good, but because I never pay full price … [Read more...]

Chair Makeover

Chair Makeover

Chair MakeoverChairs are not the easiest to paint.  But they look so good when they're finished!Once you've worked up the courage to tackle those spindles, be sure to clean your chair. I use Murphy's Oil Soap mixed in warm water.No matter what color I'm painting a piece of furniture, I always paint it with 2 coats of paint.  It gives … [Read more...]

Washi Tape Dispenser

Washi tape organizer

Today I want to show you what I came up with to keep my washi tape under control. Washi Tape Dispenser/Organizer Office supplies are one of my weaknesses and when they come in the form of pretty colorful tape, I must have it!After a few online searches, I found that washi tape dispensers can be a little pricey.  I decided to refresh … [Read more...]

Faux Bamboo Furniture

Faux Bamboo Furniture - Painted

Faux Bamboo Furniture There was a set of lovely dated pieces of furniture just waiting for the right person. A desk, two night stands and a dresser , they just sat there.  I walked around the house looking at everything else, trying to forget about these pieces.  Sure they were clean and in great shape but they were so different from anything else … [Read more...]

A Valentine Giveaway Just for You

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The only thing sweeter than chocolate! Just think of all the DIY or crafting supplies you could buy or treat yourself to something special!A few of my friends and I got together and came up with a sweet $475 Paypal Cash Valentine Giveaway!  Just follow the directions on the Rafflecopter and GOOD LUCK!This giveaway is brought to you by … [Read more...]