While out perusing the aisles of Homegoods one day I came across this box thing in the clearance section. I really don't know its original intended purpose. But I knew instantly, I had to have it! It would be perfect for a jewelry box to house all of my trinkets and such. This thing was a little beat up with broken hinges, damaged trim work and ugly hardware. However, I knew with a little ingenuity and creativity I could bring some life to this....well whatever this ... Read More about Turn a Clearance Find into a Treasure Box
It’s a new year, a new you, new beginnings. Lots of new things…But I’m sitting here looking at my to-do list and it looks strangely similar to the one I had last year--heck last month! It’s not a new list. In fact, it’s the same list as last year, but it’s even longer! Well, that’s my situation. I look around my house thinking of all the things I need and want to get done. You know how you just keep putting things off till later. “I’ll do that Later… Later… Yea..Later… Some Day… One ... Read More about The 2015 Pinterest Room Challenge
I recently got into woodworking. I am developing my skills and found a used portable table saw on Craigslist. I needed a place to store my table saw along with the reclaimed wood I was purchasing. I searched online for various plans and could not find exactly what I needed. I needed something mobile, compact and simple to build. SO I made a few sketches on a notepad. This is the first time I've taken on a challenge in woodworking where I'm building something from scratch, developing my own ... Read More about Table Saw Workbench with Wood Storage
I spend this day not reflecting but planning. The best is yet to come Divas! Who's with me? #ToolBoxDivasNation ... Read More about Happy New Year!
It's my favorite time of the year. I'm a bit of a fanatic. No lie, I plan my Christmas theme a year in advance. And normally I go with anything that's nontraditional. Red, green and black were always so boring. My Christmas' are lilac, pink and teal blue, equipped with butterflies. But this year I ventured away from my norm and went in the direction of something a little more traditional and simplistic. This year was to be a Ye Ole fashion Christmas, complete with ... Read More about 2014 Christmas Made Simple -Christmas House Tour