DIY Industrial Pipe Bookshelf

DIY Industrial Pipe Bookshelf…

It’s time for another round of projects from the Power Tool Challenge Team.  Each month we challenge each other to complete a themed project.  This month’s theme is Unconventional.  For my unconventional project, I used pipes to make a DIY Industrial Pipe Bookshelf.   This is such a fun theme and I can’t wait to […]

How to Clean a Cross Stitch Picture

How to Clean a Vintage Cross Stitch…

Earlier this week I shared the “Hokie Corner” that I created in our family room using vintage Virginia Tech memorabilia. A Virginia Tech football cross stitch that my grandmother made back in the 1980’s is one piece that I used in my display.  The cross stitch had gotten quite dirty over the years, especially since it […]

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Vintage Virginia Tech Memorabilia…

It’s been a while since I shared a Vintage Monday post.  Today’s Vintage Monday is about Vintage Virginia Tech Memorabilia.   I am a Hokie, as was my dad, aunt and uncle.  I’m not a die-hard sports fan like my dad was, or my aunt and uncle still are, but I can’t help but cheer […]

Best of the Weekend Party

Best of the Weekend…

Welcome to Best of the Weekend!  We are glad that you are here and are starting your weekend with us. Amy, Ginnie, 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. […]

Vintage Inspired Farmhouse Decor

Vintage Inspired Farmhouse Decor…

Yesterday I shared my new Farmhouse Style Metal Tool Caddies from Emory Valley Mercantile.  I had so much fun styling these and look forward to changing them to for fall in just a few short weeks. Today I’m sharing some of my favorite items from Emory Valley Mercantile, an on-line shop owned by my friend […]

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Farmhouse Style Metal Tool Caddies…

Links in this post may be affiliate. There’s no denying that Farmhouse is on-trend right now.  I love the farmhouse look and recently added two Farmhouse Style Metal Tool Caddies to my home that are perfect for décor in any season. My caddies, a set of two, are from Emory Valley Mercantile, the on-line shop […]

Best of the Weekend Party

Best of the Weekend…

Welcome to Best of the Weekend!  We are glad that you are here and are starting your weekend with us. Normally I would be very sad this weekend because it would be the last weekend before school starts.  It’s still the last weekend before school starts, but for the first time in 27 years, I […]

Best of the Weekend Party

Best of the Weekend…

Welcome to Best of the Weekend!  We are glad that you are here and are starting your weekend with us. Amy, Ginnie, 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. […]

10 Upcycle DIY Ideas

10 Upcycle DIY Ideas…

Why throw something out when you can think of a way to repurpose it to make something useful for your home? This month the All Things Creative Team is bringing you 10 Upcycle DIY Ideas.  From a bedside table turned planter, to a child’s play tent whose top is made from men’s ties, we’ve got […]

Best of the Weekend Party

Best of the Weekend…

Welcome to Best of the Weekend!  We are glad that you are here and are starting your weekend with us. Amy, Ginnie, 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. […]

DIY Outdoor Project Ideas

DIY Ideas for Your Outdoor Spaces…

It’s summer, the time that we all enjoy being outdoors.  This month the Power Tool Challenge Team collaborated to bring you DIY Ideas for your Outdoor Spaces. From potting tables, to window boxes, to planters, we’ve got ideas for things that you can make for your outdoor spaces.   Click on the links below to […]

Sunset at Smith Mountain Lake

A Summer Weekend at the Lake with Sherman…

We have really enjoyed spending time at the lake this summer. I don’t want to forget these wonderful summer days, so I thought I’d share a few pictures from a recent lake visit. Sherman loves to ride on the boat and his favorite spot is beside Mr. SP.  He loves to feel the cool breeze […]

How to Remove Rust from Tools

How to Easily Remove Rust From Tools…

Have you ever accidentally left a tool out in the elements to rust?  I knew I had a pair of red handled clippers but had not seen them for a long while.  A few weeks ago, while digging out compost to apply to my vegetable garden, my clippers appeared in the compost. Hurray for finding […]

Best of the Weekend Party

Best of the Weekend…

Welcome to Best of the Weekend!  We are glad that you are here and are starting your weekend with us. Amy, Ginnie, 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. […]

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Easy to Make Frozen Dog Treats (Copycat Frosty Paws)…

If your dog is anything like our Sherman, then he or she loves treats.  Sherman enjoys a Frosty Paw almost every evening.  (Yes, he is spoiled rotten!  And we love spoiling him!) I don’t mind buying Frosty Paws for Sherman, the problem is that our local Kroger, where I almost always purchase my groceries, has […]