Flowers in the Tub

Yesterday over on my facebook page I posted this picture. I immediately fell in love with it. I tried to find a source for the picture…not for a tutorial cause duhhhhh…but to give the photo credit. However, I couldn’t find … Continue reading

Bamboo Tray and a Pig

I’ve been trying to stay busy. Just messing around painting little things until the weather warms up and I can get outside. I have so much to do. Anyway…until then I’ll just continue to pick things out of the garbage … Continue reading

Trash to Treasure and a little bit SAD

I promised you a post yesterday unfortunately I failed. But I did take two naps so it wasn’t a complete and total waste. I know I’ve mentioned this before but I don’t like winter. I don’t like it being cold, … Continue reading

The Twilight Zone and a Painted Suitcase

I’m raising teenagers.  Again. It’s like the third circle of hell.  Again. These years are like the ‘Twilight Zone’ stage of child rearing. The situations I’m faced with today… They are not in any parenting books. They weren’t there 10 … Continue reading

Mid Century 3-Tier Vintage Metal Cart Makeover

I’d be willing to bet that at one point or another everyone has had or has seen one of these metal carts. They were huge back in the day and in my opinion they are still huge. Or at least … Continue reading

Vintage Sewing Box turned Firewood Crate

Vintage sewing boxes are one of those things you see at a yard sale or thrift store and you just have to buy. Am I right? But then it sits. And sits. And sits. Until you see your husband lugging arm … Continue reading