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Tarnished Dreams

I ran across a silver dish in a box of stuff I had in storage and I looked at and thought..I can get that tarnish out with some elbow grease, No Problem! So after scrubbing and polishing my heart out … Continue reading

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What’s in the Box?

This box poured in  so many memories when I found it in my parents house the other day. It’s where my mother performed her magic on folks. My mom, the creative cat she was with her art and love of … Continue reading

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Pictures are worth a Thousand words

I had an extra frame that I really loved but the glass had fallen out and crashed into a million pieces. I had hung on to it because I loved the size of it and I really loved the texture … Continue reading

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Hope Chest Updo

My Uncle Jerry was a carpenter who built amazing things. I was lucky enough to inherit  this beautiful  piece of work after my uncle died of Parkinson’s disease. I wanted to keep the classic part of the  chest but wanted a … Continue reading

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So my husband has had this long time friend who was getting married, and this was his 2nd marriage. They both were coming from two house holds that had everything. They had a destination wedding that was amazing and unfortunately … Continue reading

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My little Black Thumb

I can grow just about anything outside, but when it comes to indoor plants it’s a whole different story. So I came up with a solution. I certainly cannot kill this one !   So I found this awesome plastic … Continue reading

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Metal Steamer Desk

I have decided to redo my office,  Okay there now it is …so there is no turning back now ! So one of my projects is this amazing metal desk. I love this desk. I love the size, the durability, and … Continue reading

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Fall Porch ideas

Fall decorating, easy weekend project Continue reading

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Looking out the Window

Typically  about this time of year in the Pacific NW,  days start to  feel shorter because you find yourself leaving for work in the dark and  you return home in the dark . The motivation you had takes a nose … Continue reading

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Pallet Signs

Making pallet signs are one of my favorite things to make. There are fairly easy to make and I feel like I get an instant gravitation. This sign only took me approximately 4 hours to make not counting the drying … Continue reading

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