Our Best Renovation Yet – Winston

Renovation Winston

There’s something I’ve wanted to tell you about for a while now.  HH and I have a new furry friend.  A blessing. Have you ever had a gift drop out of the sky…something so perfect that you know it’s part of God’s perfect plan? Meet Winston.  Just look at that face! It was the Saturday […]

Give Your Shelf That French Country Style

Decorative Bracket Attached

After revealing the new color of my plate shelf, I wanted to show the two easy steps needed to transform the style. Well over two years ago, I found this bookshelf in a junk shop (a $15 woo-hoo!). I could have used it on top of this drawer stack in my project studio for storage.  […]

Color Forecast for 2015

Color Forecast 2015

How was your Christmas?  I hope you made special memories with your family.  Nothing can replace the sweetness of that! Have you begun taking down your decorations, or are you waiting until after New Year’s Day?  Usually, the day after Christmas, I’m itching to get it all put away and clean up the house.  But […]

DIY Old Shutter Magazine Rack

Rotten Shutter in Barn

Are you a magazine stacker?  Through the years, I’ve stashed many in baskets and pots, on coffee tables, and anywhere else I can imagine.  Recently, I found a new way to keep current magazines in clear view without taking table space or bulging my baskets. Several months ago, a friend gave me two old and […]

Antique Door Restoration: Mouse-Hole Eliminated

Door Painted with Primer

Did you have an exciting weekend? I hope you enjoyed yours as much as I did mine.  If you missed yesterday’s post, please click HERE for an important message from one of my favorite people. I played catch-up this weekend – catching up on writing the details of the antique swinging door HH and I […]