I've wanted some really big letters that spelled "Porch" for my screened porch but couldn't find any that were really big at a reasonable price (I love/want the Pottery Barn ones). So I've been thinking of how to get what I want at a reasonable price. I actually did find one huge letter at Goodwill but it was an "L" and it was the only really big letter I've seen there in years! Do you all ... Read More about A Fence Board Sign
It's time to show your thriftstore/yardsale treasures. Be sure to visit Rhoda at Southern Hospitality for more Today's Thrifty Treasures participants. It's always so much fun to see what everyone finds!I had a very eclectic week at Goodwill! I found him....And added him to them!I found these monogrammed spoons and forks. None of us have names that start with a "B" but I collect monogrammed ... Read More about Today’s Thrifty Treasures
Don't you love all that fresh fruit available now that summer is in full swing! Our berry bushes are just going crazy! So everyday I've been berry pickin in my own backyard. What could be more fun!I love baking and I really enjoy baking with fresh fruit. At least I feel somewhat healthy eating a dessert who's main ingredient is fruit! Then it counts towards you daily food pyramid guidelines right? ... Read More about Slumps and Grunts!
Kimba at A Soft Place to Land is having a DIY linky party so be sure to check out her blog for more projects! So last week I painted a checkerboard pattern on my deck and this week I'm finishing up some projects that go on the deck. If you'd like to see the Before & After of My Deck Floor go here.I bought this little set from a neighbor about 10 years ago and I've used it inside and out. Right ... Read More about Do It Yourself Day-Deck Projects
If you look around my house you'll notice that I obviously love toile but that I also like urns. Never met an urn I didn't like! As a matter of fact as you approach my house you'll be welcomed by two black (spray painted by the way) urns. I always plant a fern in them in the summer.In the house I recently planted some urns with smaller ferns. Did you guys get your Home Depot Garden Club coupons ... Read More about Ferns & Urns
Today I'm participating in Metamorphis Monday, and sharing my hand painted checkerboard floor out on my deck. This is the before. This was the inspiration. This is the after. I've been wanting to paint a checkerboard pattern on my deck for about two years now but the timing was never right. I'm so glad everything (mostly the weather) came together and I was able to finally ... Read More about Metamorphis Monday – Checkerboard Deck