Best of the Weekend

Welcome to the Best of the Weekend party.  Can you believe that tomorrow is October?  I’m wondering what happened to September??  In addition to my normal teaching duties, this week I visited the State Fair of Virginia with the 8th grade FFA students, helped to host Fall Festival, and supervised an after school dance today.  […]

Ammunition Crate Table

I’m joining my Power Tool Challenge Team gals for another fun challenge.  This month our theme is modify and I turned a cold war era ammunition crate into a side table.     Why did I choose this project?  Well, there happened to be a stack of these ammunition crates in our basement and I […]

October Stitch Fix Sneak Peek (Fix #40)

How can it be that I am on Stitch Fix #40?  I’ve enjoyed this service for over three years and my wardrobe has become primarily items delivered to me by Stitch Fix.  For a gal who doesn’t like to take time to shop but wants to look nice, this service is exactly what I need. […]

Best of the Weekend

Welcome to the Best of the Weekend party.  How are you going to enjoy the first weekend of fall?  We are hoping to get to the lake on Saturday because it’s supposed to be warm and we want to enjoy a day out on the boat.  Sunday it’s going to be cool, in the 70’s, […]

Child’s Desk Makeover

Thanks to Dixie Belle Paint for providing the paint and glaze used for this project.  All opinions about the products used are truthful and my own.  Links in this post may be affiliate. It’s Themed Furniture Makeover Day!  Each month a group of blogging friends who like to makeover furniture challenge each other to makeover […]

Fall Mantel

Fall officially arrives on Thursday and the change in season is definitely in the air in my area of Virginia.  We won’t have fall color for a few more weeks but the tree leaves are looking tired and one can tell that it won’t be long until the leaves change to their brilliant fall colors. […]

Best of the Weekend

Welcome to the Best of the Weekend party.  I’m so glad that it is the weekend and I can’t wait to have two days at home.  Fall decorating and a furniture makeover project are on my weekend “to-do” list. Amy, Ginnie, Jenna, Cindy,and I enjoy hosting the Best of the Weekend Party each Friday night […]

Fall Door Decor – DIY Crow

It is finally starting to look and feel like fall in my area.  It’s still been blazing hot but the mornings have had a hint of cool in the air giving us a taste of what is to come.  Over the weekend I had some time for a DIY project, my first since going back […]

Mid-Century Yard Sale Finds

Over Labor Day weekend I happened upon two yard sales and found some great things! I haven’t been to many yard sales this season because we’ve spent nearly every weekend at the lake and not in town where yard sales are plentiful. Our morning lake routine includes driving to Smith Mountain Lake State Park to […]

Best of the Weekend

Welcome to the Best of the Weekend party.  Are you ready for the weekend?  I sure am!  I’m working on a farmhouse style project that I’ll share next week and also on decorating for fall.  Leave a comment and let me know what you are up to this weekend! Amy, Ginnie, Jenna, Cindy,and I enjoy […]