PVC pipe napkin rings

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Do your table settings need some final touches before the impending holidays? Yup, mine too! But what? Well, I’d been shopping in the PVC section of our local home improvement shop for supplies to make my Kiddie Cup Caddie when it dawned on me that PVC pipe would make great napkin rings. The ones I’d […]

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Guest host at Twirl and Take a Bow, that’s me!!

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Have you heard of the Twirl and Take a Bow link party? Well if ya haven’t, I’m about to introduce you! It is hands down, one of my faves. If your unfamiliar with link parties, let me explain. This particular party is basically a big compilation of great projects, recipes, DIY and crafty inspirations. In […]

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Give Thanks Garland

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With Thanksgiving right around the corner, I’m hustling and bustling to get the final touches to our new dining room done. My hubby and I built a farmhouse table that you can check out here. We hung a new chandelier and painted and I built a really cool mantel shelf for our big, empty dining […]

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A painting secret you NEED to know and a General Finishes Java Gel Stain table

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Ok friends, I’m swallowing my pride here and letting you in on a very dirty, beat up little secret.  A’right, it’s not really THAT serious, but it’s definitely an ugly mess that I’m not proud of, especially being a painter. Friends, meet my kitchen table…Yup, this sad surface is where we eat our meals. Don’t think it […]

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Beat up furniture and a crackle paint finish

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I bought this old console table off a local buy/sell/trade page from a friend. I was thrilled to bits that I was the one to get it, but when I picked it up, I have to admit, I was taken aback some. I knew it was in bad shape, but I didn’t realize how bad […]

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