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Yard Sale Transformations

Yard sale season is in full swing now that the weather has finally gotten warm. My husband may cringe, but I love finding something outdated, bringing it home, and giving it...

A Trash-To-Treasure Chalkboard!

This weekend I came across a hidden gem that's been sitting in my house in plain sight. I have been wondering what to do with it and finally had inspiration. What is...

Yarn-Wrapped Vase Makeover

I've got the home decor bug lately. I wrote up a list of all the little things I want to do to spruce up the house, and it was two pages...

My First Reupholstered Chair And What I Learned From It

For a while now, I have been looking for a small but comfortable chair to tuck under my computer desk downstairs. I stopped in at my favorite thrift store last week...

The Refinished Armoire

Boy, am I excited to finally be posting this project. The armoire is finally finished! Just so you remember, here's what it looked like when I found it at a yard...

Re-purposed Cookie Tin

Don't you just love a little project sometimes? I've been doing lots of big, complicated projects that have had me busy and sometimes frustrated. It's nice to stop and do something...

Yard Sale Picture Frame Transformation

The lost camera charger has been found! It was in my husband's closet under his shoes. You know, a totally logical place for electronics to be stored. At least we clearly...

Vintage Poster Art and Easy Image Transferring

I scored big at a little thrift shop by my house this week. I had a few minutes before I had to pick up kids, so I ran in to see...

The Cheapest Curtain Rod and Easy Almost-No-Sew Curtains

I wanted some decorative curtains for the nursery (they didn't need to be functional---there's mini-blinds). So I set out to find the cheapest way to accomplish this. I saw THIS post...

A Basket Makeover

As you know, I've been slowly working on the nursery. I saw this basket at a thrift store for $1... ...and knew it would be perfect for holding diapers and wipes....