DIY Industrial Pipe Table!

Industrial Table-DIY Industrial Furniture

Have you seen the Industrial looking furniture in the stores and online?  I think it is the coolest looking stuff around!!  Totally reminds me of what I would find in a big, airy loft in New York City.  Have I … Continue reading

Black and White {and everything in between}

Too many expectations

Learning  to go with the flow is definitely a hard one for me to grasp and keep straight in my brain! I wouldn’t say that I am a black and white kind of person……. as I truly think that there … Continue reading

Running away from Hollywood!

How to swap out bathroom lighting

I have to admit that I was a mad woman before the Holidays, trying to get projects wrapped up before hosting some of my family members for Christmas.  I can’t complain, or even gripe in the slightest, as I caused … Continue reading

DIY Wooden Ladder for bathroom towels!

how to make a vintage ladder-Upcycling a ladder

I hope you all are staying nice and warm where you live!  We had our first official snow storm last night totaling about 5 inches.  No big deal for some parts of the world, but in Southern Ohio it seems … Continue reading

Adding a little interest to the laundry room door!

laundry room ideas-outside doors

Hi all!!!!  Remember me telling you that I bought something uber exciting from the ReStore a couple of weeks ago??  If you need a refresher, go on over here…. I will wait for you! Okay, maybe it was a little … Continue reading

Using the unexpected in my Fall Wreath!

DIY Fall Wreath-Grapevine Wreaths

I hope you all had a great weekend! I was very excited to get my car back Friday night…..an hour before I was to pick up a rental car!  Can we say great timing?  It is amazing how much you … Continue reading

When breaking an elbow sets you free!

How to repair a vacuum cleaner-DIY vacuum repair

Wow, that title may have freaked a few of you out!   Mom and Dad….I am fine!  😉 Before I get into the broken elbow, and how freeing it was, I want to tell you how stinking excited I am about … Continue reading

Hardwood Floors Revealed!

Hardwood Floors

I am finally ready to give you a glimpse into our new hardwood floors. Or should I say….I am tired of getting ambushed from friends afar so I thought I better hurry up so that they can see the color. … Continue reading

The leaves on the trees come tumbling down, tumbling down….

Bradford Pear

Not only did the leaves come tumbling down, but so did the branches…..limbs…..and trunk! If you follow me on Instagram, then you might remember seeing photos this summer of our Bradford Pear split in two!  The evening after we got … Continue reading

In the Spotlight: Joyce

In the Spotlight

I love it when my tiny slice of the web universe inspires someone to take action! Many of you ask questions thru the post comments….keep them coming…..I love hearing from you all!!!  Some of you take it a step further … Continue reading

Freshening up the outside with a little spray paint!

diy spray paint light fixtures

I seem to be on a roll when it comes to spray paint and light fixtures, and honestly I don’t see it stopping anytime soon.  😉 The outside fixtures were not even on my radar.  I swear!!!!  It just happened, … Continue reading

The decision on hardwood flooring!

Hardwood Flooring

The hardwood flooring is installed, but I am so not ready to show you the finished product! Yes, I still have crap everywhere! Totally not like it used to be…. The bedrooms have been put back together …..  except for … Continue reading