DIY Coffee Table

Coffee Table 2

 This weekend was a super busy weekend.  Who am I kidding all of last week was crazy busy.  I had to clean 40 chairs.  No, you heard me right, 40 chairs.  I thought my right arm was going to fall off.  I will give you all the deets later.  Right now I am going to… 

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Crafting Frenzy

Craft 7

I went on a little frenzy.  A crafting frenzy. Mind you I am not really much of a crafter.  Not that I can’t craft, but crafting isn’t really my thing.  Not that I never do it, obviously, just that I rarely do it. However, I have a giant wall over my fireplace with no pictures… 

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A Tale of Mondo Grass, Rocks, Holes and Disappearing Water: Part Deux

Front Garden 600

 A Tale of Mondo Grass, Rocks, Holes and Disappearing Water, the saga continues….. The following morning after OB’s first attempt at the water feature in our front garden he noticed that the water level had significantly dropped.  Hoping for the best we convinced ourselves that the buckets had simply filled with the water causing it to… 

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A Tale of Mondo Grass, Rocks, Holes and Disappearing Water

Water Feature (2)

If you follow me on facebook, twitter or instagram you probably saw that OB and I spent this weekend yarding and sweating. (I am aware that yarding isn’t a real word, is a Meseidy’isum…’s not a real word, right?) We worked hard leveling, laying out a weed barrier, laying stone and mulching, plus a few other things. But… 

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DIY Stone Sconces


This is a super easy project that anyone can do on the super cheap.  I wanted some nice sconces for my guest bath downstairs.  I looked high and low and couldn’t find anything I wanted and the ones I did like were about $20 a piece….story of my life.  I couldn’t bring myself to spend… 

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My Loot


On Saturday Obed and I did what we like to call treasure hunting.  We enjoy taking our Saturday afternoons to visit estate sales, flea markets and thrift stores.  Obed is currently on a vintage thermos “shtick”.  Everytime he sees an old aluminum thermos he gets excited, even more so if it has red detail. This… 

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