Living With Lupus

Being My Best Self First, I apologize for not being around lately. I am just getting started in the blogging world, and since my content is largely around my furniture makeovers and home remodel, I have been more focused on completing new content for you. I promise there is a new blog post about furniture […]

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Old Wood Rocking Chair Makeover

Tell City Rocker, circa 1930 Hey guys! I know it has been a few weeks and I know you missed me (all two of you!), but my latest project had me all tied up! Add to that, Hurricane Flo brought all kinds of rain to this little valley here in Central Texas, and it flooded […]

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My Favorite DIY Faux Finishes With Metallics

  Do you DIY? Love Metallics? I have two really serious questions ladies….do you love to DIY? Do you love the glam look of metallics? Then this post is written just for you! I have scoured the internet and these are my favorite DIY faux finishes using the glam of metallics! These talented ladies definitely […]

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My DIY Makeover Continues

China Cabinet Rescue Hi friends! If you read my last post, then you saw how ugly this last furniture find was. First, it was a laminate piece, and the base had seen some damage, not to mention lots of peeling and bubbling on the sides and top. Not pretty. But I fell in love with […]

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DIY Makeover

DIY Makeover! But not every piece is perfect…. I don’t know how it is in other parts of the world, but whenever I go to garage sales, troll marketplace, or thrift store shop I find so much stuff that I could fix with just a paintbrush and I want to take it all home! Unfortunately, […]

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Custom Wood Countertops On A Budget!

Countertops no one else has! So I mentioned in my About Me page that I inherited my Mom’s house. My Dad was not crazy about moving into an old double wide when they bought this place. The only reason he did, was to make my Mom happy. (Awwwwe) I know, my Daddy is a sweetheart. […]

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Customized Bar Stools!

Lost and Found Hi my friends. First, let me apologize for the tardiness of this blog post. I wrote my “Up Next” post on Sunday night thinking I was going to just get right to it the next morning and woke up at 2 a.m. with a kidney stone. Yikes! It was painful, and had […]

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Up Next! Customized Bar Stools!

Another treasure found… So, confession time. I am a Facebook Marketplace troll!! Shhhh…don’t tell anyone. I browse it when I first wake up, during my second cup of coffee, lunchtime, while I’m riding in the car, cooking dinner…TROLL! But sometimes it seriously pays off. Our current bar stools, the three that are still kind of […]

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How I Made My Dream Table From Trash!

Ok, Ok, not all trash… So one Wednesday afternoon my brother and I are driving home from the store and there on the curb is a dining room table with a leaf, one of the legs was broken and the top was ugly, but it was just what I had been looking for for so […]

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Dining Room Chairs Saved

If you build it, it will come So in my mind’s eye, I see me and my family all sitting around a table so long that I can’t hit my brother on the other end. Talking over a holiday dinner or barbecue. But with our little three by four table, that is never going to […]

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