• $5 Find Transformation! with Rust-Oleum

    I’m at it again with another Rust-Oleum makeover! This time, it’s with a yard sale find from a few weeks ago. I’m finally posting everything and getting caught up! I found this wire basket thing at a yard sale and knew I could do something with it, but I wasn’t sure exactly what. It’s a pretty long piece. At first, I thought about hanging it on a wall to organize plants. Then, I thought about turning it into a laundry organizer. I had so many ideas rolling around in my head! And then I thought about turning it into table. My daughter suggested using hairpin legs for the table! What’s…

  • One-Day Makeover

    With three cans of paint and three hours of work, my living room entertainment center looks like an entirely new piece!!  Of course I can’t take the credit—my son-in-law painted it this past weekend when he and my daughter came to visit. My husband and daughter also helped paint, and I did a little too. It was a whole family affair! Take a look at the BEFORE picture of our TV center: It wasn’t horrible, but the brown polished wood definitely stood out in my lighter, brighter room. I had been wanting a change for so long, and my son-in-law is such a go-getter that this project was done in…

  • Farmhouse Doors DIY Project

    I’ve always loved the farmhouse look after seeing all the beautiful pictures on Pinterest. I knew I wanted a pair of sliding barn doors somewhere in my house, so this archway was calling for a set of them. It’s a 9-foot archway, so finding doors was going to be a problem. But then I thought, “Why can’t we just make the doors ourselves?” And by “ourselves,” I mean I would turn to my handyman son-in-law, Jonathan.In May of this year, Jonathan made these custom barn doors for our master bedroom and I love the way they turned out! This project took a few days to finish. The cost was less…