Faux Enamel Soap Dish – Thrift Store Upcycle

Faux Enamel Soap Dish. Antique apothecary jars.

It's time for another installment of the Thrift Store Decor Upcycle Challenge! We think that this is probably the least expensive makeover/transformation we have ever done! We created a faux enamel soap dish from an Easter pail! Once again we have teamed up with our talented blogger friends. You won’t believe the creativity this month – mind blowing! The Rules: Upcycle an item(s) from a thrift store, resale store, or garage sale into a ... read more

Wire Spool DIY Coffee Table

Wire Spool DIY Coffee Table. Outdoor coffee table DIY

Spool, spool and more spools. I wasn't kidding when I stated last week that I had other spool projects dancing around in my head. Last week I shared with y'all how I turned a small wire spool into a plant stand table.  Today is all about how I dismantled this large one to create a wire spool DIY coffee table for the front porch. Thanks again to our sweet friends Scott and Darlene for procuring and delivering these fabulous spools! The ... read more

Citronella Candles in Mini Clay Pots

Citronella Candles in Mini Clay Pots. French script numbers on mini clay pots.

Citronella Candles in Mini Clay Pots Our weather has been absolutely beautiful for the past couple of weeks. With the exception of a rainy day - this has been perfect Springtime weather. I have been working a lot on my front porch and have changed everything around quite a bit. The pollen and dirt have been banished. New chairs and a colorful  rug have been added. I'm making a coffee table and looking for heat-surviving plants. I can't wait to ... read more

Wire Spool Table Plant Stand – Zero Dollar DIY Challenge

Wire Spool table Plant Stand. Weathered Gray Stain.

Wire Spool Table Plant Stand - Zero Dollar DIY Challenge. We participate in the bi-monthly Zero Dollar DIY Challenge. Every other month our group individually creates projects that cost no new money. What? That's right - we will each roam our garages, closets, basements, etc. to find an item that we meant to reimagine, but just never got around to doing anything with it. Lord knows we each have tons of these items in our homes. This month we ... read more

Favorite Decor and Design Books for Inspiration

Blog - Favorite Decor and Design Books for Inpsiration. Decor Coffee Table Books.

Favorite Decor and Design Books for Inspiration This week I can honestly say - Thank God it's Friday! Do you ever have one of those weeks where you stand back and proclaim "so glad that's over!"? Thankfully these kind of weeks are a rarity for me. One thing I notice when I do experience a bad week is that I find it hard to fill my creativity tank. Being creative is super important to me. It's more than just being creative for my job - this blog. ... read more