Handcrafted Wine & Candle Holders

Hello everyone!Today I want to show you a couple of unique pieces that are handcrafted and sold by my niece, Shannon and her husband, Desi. You may recall when I featured their unbelievable  wine barrel racks. Well, those barrels have been quite the hit on this blog, Pinterest and their sales!  Since they are so … [Read more...]

Replying To Comments

I love getting emails and comments from my readers. I read each and every one and try to respond to all of them.   Unfortunately, there are so many comments and questions that I’d like to respond to, but I can’t.Why? Because some of you, who use Blogger, are leaving me comments with a “no reply” email … [Read more...]

Furniture Debut: Sandbar

Happy Monday!Do you all think the weekend went by too fast?  I certainly do. I had a list a mile long that I barely put a dent into.  My list included a lot of painting but the snow on Saturday and the sun yesterday were both a distraction. The good news is though, I do have a furniture debut for you.  … [Read more...]

DIY: Glass Bottle Makeover

Glass Bottle Painted Makeover

Good morning everyone. Today I just wanted to show you a little bottle makeover I did earlier this week – just for fun. I save cool bottles just in case I get a crazy idea and throughout football season and the holidays, I acquired quite a few  (Bottles, that is.  Not crazy ideas.)  Yes…many of my bottles are courtesy … [Read more...]

LaFavorites Blog

Good morning,I just wanted to let you all know that Amy, at LaFavorites, has switched her website to a blog!LaFavorites is a house of fine yarns and also features home décor, to include furniture from Turnstyle Vogue.  I am not talented enough to use the products that Amy sells, but for those of you who are, you need to … [Read more...]

Bargain Glass Candlesticks

Hello, howdy, hi, hey…Do you remember a few weeks ago when I gave you some ideas to spring forward in your home? One of the must-haves I showed you were these candlesticks:Serena & LilyThey are the Oslo Glass Candlesticks. Beautiful, aren’t they? They can be yours for $78.00 (set of 3.)Well….the good news is, you can find a … [Read more...]

Barista Revisited

Good morning,I scored some furniture the other day off Craigslist.  I was excited because it was identical to a piece I sold months ago and until now, I haven’t been able to find another one like it.  As a bonus, I got a matching desk, chair and nightstand this time around as well – although I do not intend to keep the … [Read more...]

FOUND: Vintage Milk Glass Shakers

Hello Monday!  Hope you all had a great weekend.  Ours was all play and little work with friends that came to visit for the weekend.  The best kind, right? A while back, I did a post about using old windows in your décor. I showed you what I have in my home and revealed that many of them were literally … [Read more...]

Fresh-Squeezed Citrus Sunshine

Good Thursday to you all!I don’t know why this weird winter is affecting me, but it is.  I’m feeling cheated that we aren’t getting a true winter.  So if that is the way Mother Nature is going to be, then she might as well give us the warm temps to go along with this sunshine we are having.  Oh, and make it … [Read more...]

Fun Uses For Mason Jars

Hey everyone. Mason jars have become a staple for the DIY decorating scene. I use them all the time for a variety purposes. I have boxes of them in my garage in assorted sizes that I go to quite often. I thought it would be fun to share some ideas that people have been pinning.SilhouettesVIACandy Jars. Great idea to display any … [Read more...]