Storage & Organization & Hacks

Hints For The Frugal Homeowner

Some may think these handy hints are a bit extreme (or even bordering on hoarder territory), but if you’re a frugal homeowner, I bet you’ll appreciate these clever, money-saving ideas for reusing common disposable household items. Repurpose those milk jugs. Cut off the top of an empty gallon or half-gallon milk jug with sharp scissors. It… Continue reading Hints For The Frugal Homeowner

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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

Trash to Treasure

Re purposing Kitchen Items

You know how I love to repurpose items, I just can't help myself. I love to find discarded items and make them into something new.  You can say I do my part to keep discarded items out of landfills. Well I put together some wonderfully creative projects with items you have/had in your kitchen. So… Continue reading Re purposing Kitchen Items

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Ways To Upcycle A Dresser

I was searching the internet for ideas that you/I could up cycle a dresser. I love that you can take a thrift store, garage sale old dresser  and up cycle it into something else. So the next time you see a old dresser, grab it, even it's the ugliest dresser you have ever seen. Even… Continue reading Ways To Upcycle A Dresser

Home Decor, Trash to Treasure

Crusty Heirloom Chair

I'm sorry I couldn't post this yesterday as promised. There was a glitch in the system on the site I needed to post the entry. This chair used to be part of a dining set that we had when my boys were small. As you can see, the black paint is almost gone, and it's in pretty… Continue reading Crusty Heirloom Chair

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Craigslist Makeovers

You're browsing Craigslist and you come upon a dresser that would look fabulous in your bedroom. You think 'If it only wasn't in such terrible condition'. Almost all the items I find to makeover, I find on the streets. So many times all it needed was some paint, or perhaps some new hardware. Let's say you… Continue reading Craigslist Makeovers

Just a Thought

Creations by You

a Rafflecopter giveaway Last week I asked if there were any of you out there that would like to share their DIY crafts you've been working on. I was so amazed at all the beautiful projects that were sent in to me! There are so many really creative people out there. So without further ado, here… Continue reading Creations by You