RECYCLE|REUSE DIY MIRROR MAKEOVER

I have to confess that I do love a good DIY project. The mirror in my dining room has been on my radar for some time. The frame of the mirror was painted bright gold/brass. You know the look …. trying to make it look expensive but obviously fake gold! Well, I finally decided toContinue reading “RECYCLE|REUSE DIY MIRROR MAKEOVER”

ADVENTURES IN THE WOODS

Robby and I have recently returned from another weekend trip to our “cabin in the woods”. We traveled over the 4th of July weekend and planned to stick close to the cabin. With Covid19 numbers rising we decided to keep it simply and just get enough groceries for the weekend, grill and simply relax withContinue reading “ADVENTURES IN THE WOODS”

‘LOCKDOWN’ DIY PROJECT TABLE REDO

This past week I was able to focus my time and attention on completing a DIY project to refinish a bedroom side table. This was a table that belonged to my husband’s grandmother. It had some damage to the finish on the top and it was never really “my style”. After 23 years, I finallyContinue reading “‘LOCKDOWN’ DIY PROJECT TABLE REDO”

ANOTHER “LOCKDOWN” DIY PROJECT

It’s week 7 of COVID19 “lockdown”/”stay at home” order and I decided to busy myself with a DIY project that has been neglected for several years. Our front porch has iron railings that are supposed to be black but after 20 years of South Carolina weather, they were a rusted shade of light grey. IContinue reading “ANOTHER “LOCKDOWN” DIY PROJECT”

A DIFFERENT KIND OF EASTER

It hardly feels like Easter weekend. Quarantine and “stay at home” orders have changed everything. With no social “cues”, every day seems much the same …. even this Easter weekend. I didn’t even bother to get out my Easter decor because there would be no one to see it, not even my grandchildren. I didn’tContinue reading “A DIFFERENT KIND OF EASTER”