Crafts, Kids

Let’s Make Squishies

  Today Mariah came over to do crafts with me, I love being around children. We decided to do squishies. Yes, I said squishies. Kids love them. You can buy them online and at the malls. But why spend so much money on collecting them when ..your children could design and what's more fun than… Continue reading Let’s Make Squishies

Trash to Treasure

Trash To Treasure Resin Lounge Chairs

I found these 2 lounge chairs at a garage sale….for free! They were filthy, but worked perfectly. And if you know me….I don’t pass up a great find like this. (Pretty yucky huh?) Would you take these home? I find the most interesting things sometimes while walking my doggies. I cleaned them up the best… Continue reading Trash To Treasure Resin Lounge Chairs

Home Decor

Mercury Glass Votive Tutorial

 Mercury glass, also known as silvered glass, contains neither mercury nor silver. It's actually clear glass, mold-blown into double-walled shapes and coated on the inside with a silvering formula, which is inserted through a small hole that is then sealed with a plug. If you would like to create your own mercury glass pieces, then this post is for… Continue reading Mercury Glass Votive Tutorial

Home Improvements

Bathroom Makeover

My home…it was/is living in the 80’s….The bathrooms are  fake marble countertops with matching sinks attached.The size of the countertop and vanity…are not the normal size. This is what they look like….Yuck So, I came up with a way less expensive idea for them. Reface instead of replace….now that sounds like a great option. If… Continue reading Bathroom Makeover

Trash to Treasure

Chair Makeover

I actually found this brown chair with ripped up upholstery on the curb in my neighborhood. I knew exactly what I would do with it!!! I started by painting the chair a teal color with Rustoleum spray paint I had already had. I took off the seat by unscrewing the screws underneath. I removed all… Continue reading Chair Makeover

Home Improvements

Mailbox Makeover

My Mailbox was in need of a makeover....really bad. I stripped off the numbers and sanded it down smooth. I started by painting the front and the back of the box in Rustoleum Metallic Gold Spray paint. I decided to mod podged the inside of the box with some pretty coordinating paper. ( My mail women… Continue reading Mailbox Makeover

Trash to Treasure

Bar Stool Makeover

If you follow me, then you saw a computer chair that I made over. Well, I decided to makeover  the bar stools in the same material. A really nice friend was moving, and he gave them to me...thank you David! This is what they looked like: Well these have been sitting in my garage for… Continue reading Bar Stool Makeover