Category: Upcycle

Simple Dollar Store Wreath – $3 (Actually $1.66) 1

Simple Dollar Store Wreath – $3 (Actually $1.66)

Another dollar store decoration.  Technically this didn’t cost $3 because there is a great deal of ribbon left – enough for two more wreaths so technically it cost about $1.66.  I’m just sayin’…Simply purchase...

Dollar Store Holiday Door Decoration 0

Dollar Store Holiday Door Decoration

  This was a really easy project and just $3.  I would love to say I came up with the idea all by myself but the idea began with HERE and I made some modifications. ...

How I Keep Comfy Cozy Warm and Toasty 0

How I Keep Comfy Cozy Warm and Toasty

I am always cold.  For years I had this nice toasty comforter and I literally slept with that comforter all year long – even in eighty degrees.  I loved my comforter for warmth but...

See Stuff for Their Potential – Tables to Shelving 1

See Stuff for Their Potential – Tables to Shelving

When I go to thrift stores I look for items not just as they are but what their potential is.  I saw this cute set of three tables and I just had to have...

I Can Never Throw Things Out 0

I Can Never Throw Things Out

At the campground we had a set of outdoor metal furniture – a large table, small table and several chairs.  The weld on the larger table (legs) broke over the winter and my husband...

Glamorized Boots Revisited 17

Glamorized Boots Revisited

This is a project from the past but one of my favorite so far! Turning an old pair of black boots into glamorous designer style boots! My daughter loves her boots and she has...

A Quick Halter Top for the Heat Wave 1

A Quick Halter Top for the Heat Wave

We are at the beginning of a heat wave at the moment and my kids are desperate for any relief they can get.  This was an interesting project – I did this last summer...

The Upcycled Globe for Father’s Day 5

The Upcycled Globe for Father’s Day

I purchased this globe at the thrift store for a few bucks and just had to have it.  It needs a little work but that is no big deal.  It actually needed less work...

On the Road Again Essentials 0

On the Road Again Essentials

We spend so much time in vehicles with our youngest children, (often with the dogs also).  It never fails – when we eat in the car there is always an issue with kids not...

Any Old Picture Frame to Chalk Board 4

Any Old Picture Frame to Chalk Board

This project has been sitting on a back burner for a while.  That chalkboard paint stares me in the face every time I choose a different can of paint.  I finally got to it…First...