Thrift Store Lamp Makeover

If you remember a few of weeks ago when I went to Salvation Army to buy something to make a top for my side table, I also bought a pair of old brass lamps. Yes, they are ugly but nothing a little paint can't fix, right?! I struggled with choosing a colour. I was thinking… Continue reading Thrift Store Lamp Makeover

DIY Cotton Cord Basket

While I was working on putting together the dining room I also made a little DIY Basket. I have no idea what I'm going to use it for or where, I do know that it was never going to be used as this blue bucket.My kids had won a gift basket full of water toys… Continue reading DIY Cotton Cord Basket

Our DIY Farmhouse Table

Wow, so much had been happening so quickly that I can't keep up. If you follow me on IG you know what's up. I finally finished my dining room table!!!!! You have no idea how good it feels to write that. This table has been such a journey. Jay got these two long 3” thick… Continue reading Our DIY Farmhouse Table

MIY Industrial Pendant Light

Hope you are having a wonderful day! Today I have another MacGyver post for you. I am totally starting a new hashtag #MIY, MacGyver-it-yourself!! A few months back now we bought a small fish tank and the only place we had to put it where everyone could see Maple, our Siamese Fighting Fish, was our… Continue reading MIY Industrial Pendant Light

Shopping, plants, crafts and more…

Yesterday was a busy day! I started with a job interview, I'm looking for something part-time, 40 hours a week behind a desk is killing me! Then I did a little shopping, then a little planting, a little crafting and a bit of MacGyvering!! I visited my local Michael's and there were some great sales… Continue reading Shopping, plants, crafts and more…

Repurposed Piano Lid

Sorry it's been so long! I've been dealing with personal health issues and my grandma was recently diagnosed with end stage brain cancer. It's been a trying several weeks. I haven't had much DIY time but I have a few projects that I completed before all heck broke loose that I haven't posted about yet,… Continue reading Repurposed Piano Lid