Recently, while the hubs and I were away, our beloved pups chewed on one of our couch pillows. (Apparently they were not happy about us being away.) Instead of getting upset, I decided to create something new.… Read More “Grrrr” to “Oh My”
I don’t know about you, but I am a task orientated person. So, if I am given a task, I like to work till it is completed. I also like to check things off my “to do” list. These two qualities can turn me into a workaholic which can lead to a disorganized life if… Read More When do you turn off work?
I saw a blog post on Life your Way.net, and I really like the simple tips Laura gives to help keep a person organized. Check out her post by clicking here and see if you can implement any of her 10 tips in your daily routine.
Recap: I’m redoing a dining table for a couple who is staging their house for sale. In my last two blog posts, I talked about the process of deciding to paint a piece of furniture and began the process by priming and painting the top coats of paint. Read the last blog post here. The couple… Read More Reuse- a little paint can make a big change (part 3)
Quick recap: I was helping a couple stage their house for sale. We decided to reuse their old table, but it needed a bit of a facelift. So, I suggested painting it. Check out pictures of what the table originally looked like and the full beginning of the story here. Once I had an idea of… Read More Reuse- a little paint can make a big change (part 2)
It is crazy what a little paint can do. Actually, paint is one really good way to save money. A room of mismatched furniture can be transformed with a can of paint. If you paint all the pieces of wood furniture the same color, it fools the eye into seeing similarities instead of differences. You can also revamp an old piece of furniture with a… Read More Reuse- a little paint can make a big change
A while back, I found a cute scrap of fabric for a $1.00 or $2.00 at Old Time Pottery. I have been holding on to it waiting for the perfect project to come along. About a month ago, I was helping some friends stage their house, and I discovered the prefect use for my bargain scrap of fabric! I prepped the… Read More Something to do with a Scrap of Fabric