Crafts, Fun & Easy DIY

Make Your Own Chalkboard Paint

Chalkboard paint has so many fun uses, both playful and practical. The only downfall is it comes at a steep price and the color selection is somewhat limited. Now you will be able to get all the fun, for a lot less, by making your own. Chalkboard paint lets you transform any wall into an… Continue reading Make Your Own Chalkboard Paint

Just a Thought

Painting Mishaps Updated

Okay, I have mentioned to you I cannot paint. So many of you out there do such amazing work, I so envy you 😉  Well, some of you try to build my confidence and tell me to practice, or you don't believe me....So to the ones out there that don't believe me, and asked to… Continue reading Painting Mishaps Updated

Storage & Organization & Hacks

Helpful Handy Hints Prt.1

Hi there! I want to share with you some of the most clever and handy ideas that are so easy, and a bit ingenious! Last summer I was at the beach with my grand daughter. We were jumping over the waves, and a boy came up and asked me if this was my phone. It… Continue reading Helpful Handy Hints Prt.1

Home Improvements

Bathroom Makeover

I hope you are all safe. I know most of you DIYers  are looking towards home improvement projects as a productive way to spend your time while social distancing.  Giani granite sent me this wonderful offer for 15% off on all their products. This is a awesome offer for all you DIYers who want to… Continue reading Bathroom Makeover

Crafts, Fun & Easy DIY

Dragonfly Makeover

I have been busy working on the cabinets for the past few days, so in between, I like to do little projects. This project shows you how you can take a  plain piece,  and turn it into something sparkly and pretty! I have this tea light dragonfly. I've had it for many, many years. I decided… Continue reading Dragonfly Makeover

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

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