I love rag rugs, I especially love making them. I have made over 50 rugs from old sheets, and I really wanted a couple for my “she shed”. I won’t be using it in the winter months, so I really wanted to stay away from […]
I purchased two workbenches last fall, in anticipation of my “she shed”. I originally planned on making them, but our local Runnings store had them on an amazing sale, and they were nice hardwood and could hold up to 250 lbs. Assembly was rather simple, […]
I have been wanting to switch to raised garden beds for years, but put it off because I thought it would be quite expensive $$. While looking through Pinterest, I saw someone pin an affordable way to make them. They looked easy enough to make, […]
Every gardener loves a trellis, but I can’t seem to have enough, and how many is too many? This past winter was a hard one, and especially rough on two of my trellises, and since the vines were planted 22 years ago, I had to […]
I love reading creative blogs, and came across The Hanky Dress Lady, isn’t that name adorable?? She made these adorable garden flowers out of bicycle wheels, I know, sounds a bit over the top, but I had to make them. I had 2 old bicycles […]
I am a very casual woman, I live in sloppy shoes, wear jeans and loose fitting clothing almost every day. I love my home, but better yet, I love what I have done around my home. I love to build things with wood, take someones throw aways and repurpose it into something I love. Finding furniture on the roadside is my biggest addiction, a little chalk paint and new knobs, win win! My style is hard to explain, early recycle? lol, shabby country, shabby chic, early roadside?