Best of the Weekend – May 6

It’s Friday night which means it’s time for the Best of the Weekend party.  I’m busy with a May Market sale this weekend at the shop where I have a booth.  If you are local, come on out to The White Brick House to join us.   Amy, Ginnie, Jenna, Cindy,and I enjoy hosting the […]

Three Tiered Shelf Makeover

A few months ago we purchased some vintage things from the estate sale of a former neighbor.  One item that I purchased with the intent of putting in my shop was a three tiered wooden shelf.  Now that I’ve given this shelf a makeover, I’ve decided that instead of selling it, I will keep it […]

May 2016 Stitch Fix Review (Fix #35)

How quickly a month goes by!  It seems like I just shared my April Stitch Fix box and now it’s time to share what I received for May. This month I requested a dress, casual tops for summer, and a skirt with a shirt to match.  My stylist, Brittany H., does a great job of […]

Best of the Weekend

It’s Friday night which means it’s time for the Best of the Weekend party.  Have you had a good week?  It’s been a long one for me as my allergies have been killing me.  It’s been all that I could do to make it through each school day.  I’m hoping that the pollen will soon […]

How to Make a Vintage Tennis Racket Table

The Power Tool Challenge Team is back to share projects made with power tools.  Our goal is to encourage ladies to get in the workshop and to use power tools.  This month our theme is repurposed and I am excited to share how I used vintage tennis rackets to make a table base.   I […]

Best of the Weekend

It’s Friday night which means it’s time for the  Best of the Weekend party.   Amy, Ginnie, Jenna, Cindy,and I enjoy hosting the Best of the Weekend Party each Friday night at 8pm. If you don’t already follow us in some way, we’d love for you to do so. Amy, Ms. Toody Goo Shoes | […]

Desk Makeover in White and Gold

It’s Themed Furniture Makeover Day!  Each month our DIY Furniture Girls group make over a piece of furniture with a theme.  This month our theme is neutral.  A desk that I found at Goodwill is my makeover piece. This desk is Ethan Allen and is solid in its construction.  The yellow paint is from the […]

Vintage Monday – A New Series

Since I can’t see to resist vintage or antique pieces, my house is chocked full.  I’ve inherited most of my things from my grandmothers and also from my mom and aunts.  Since I have what I think are some unique and interesting things, I’ve decided to start Vintage Monday, an occasional series where I’ll share […]

Best of the Weekend

It’s Friday!  The weeks are ticking down and before I know it, it will be summer vacation.  Our kids have a little over thirty days left and then it’s over.  This teacher thinks that she can hang on that long.  Enough about me, let’s get this  Best of the Weekend party started.   Amy, Ginnie, Jenna, […]

Knitting Basket Makeover (Thrift Store Upcycle Challenge)

I truly have to stop myself from going into a thrift store any time I drive past.  I love going inside to see what treasures I may discover.  A favorite thing to do with the treasures that I find is to think of a way to update them or use them in a different way. […]