One Room Challenge Reveal – Living Room and Library

The time has come for my Fall 2017 One Room Challenge  reveal and this go round you are getting two for the price of one. In seven weeks I tackle my living room and library. For those of you who are new to this the One Room Challenge is a twice yearly event hosted by Linda of Calling It […]

One Room Challenge Week Six – Living Room and Library

We are coming into the home stretch of this Fall’s One Room Challenge. I conquered paint, wallpaper, pin-striping, furniture makeovers, and this week I’m tackling the final layer, small furniture and accessories. For those of you who are new to this the One Room Challenge is a twice yearly event hosted by Linda of Calling It Home. During this […]

Thrift Score Thursday – No. 136

Happy #ThriftScoreThursday everyone! This week I want to talk about one of my favorite things to buy second-hand… ART. Whether you find the weekend project of a no name artist or a hidden treasure you can always count on finding something that is one of a kind. This month I wanted to share some photography […]

Thrift Score Thursday No. 135

It’s #ThriftScoreThursday everyone and today I wanted to share my diamond in the rough, and when I say rough, I mean really rough. While hunting for chairs I ran across this pile of rugs in a pretty gritty thrift/consignment store not too far from my house. I normally shy away from thrift store rugs just […]

Thrift Score Thursday Magical Mystery Giveaway

Hello Guys, It’s December and #ThriftScoreThursday is back with a new Monthly Format feature your beautifully styled thrift finds and just in time for Christmas a magical mystery giveaway. While it won’t contain my magical brass unicorn (pictured), this giveaway will contain all the fabulousness he embodies! Cassie, Brynne and I have been shopping and […]

Thrift Score Thursday – Making Changes

It has been almost two years since I first guest hosted #ThriftScoreThursday and close to a year since I joined as a host. In that time I have been amazed by the fabulous finds of our TST followers week after week. Heck, I’ve been pretty amazed by some of my own finds. Last week the […]

Thrift Score Thursday No. 132

Happy #ThriftScoreThursday everyone. always my favorite day of the week especially when I have an addition to one of my favorite collections to share. I kind of had to laugh when I found this one because the tag said “two frames $5” not even a mention of the paint by number I was dying to have. […]

Found it at the Market 2 -October 2014

Sunday’s are market days and my husband and I had about 2 hours between places we had to be so we thought we could squeeze in a market we knew of close by. In some of the towns that don’t have regularly scheduled markets the occasional markets are small, maybe in a grocery store parking […]

Passion for Paint by Numbers

I have been collecting Vintage Paint by numbers for years. There is something about  the way the pictures have been broken down into basic color blocks (similar to that of a silk screen image) that intrigues me.  Paint by numbers were hugely popular in the mid 50’s but the popularity was short lived dying out […]