How I Repurposed a Vintage Table Lamp into a Candle Holder

I love old table lamps, I mean vintage table lamps. I am not into the 70’s lamps yet. I knew I didn’t need it for a lamp but I knew I could repurpose it into something amazing. This lamp has all the vintage goodness, milk glass, marble base and brass. First I took off theContinue reading “How I Repurposed a Vintage Table Lamp into a Candle Holder”

Patriotic Silverware Holders for your Fourth of July Table

I told you I would be sharing some patriotic ideas for your Summer parties this year. I was trying to come up with something to put the silverware. it needed to be easy enough for adults and kids alike to just be able to pick up and carry while they are getting the rest ofContinue reading “Patriotic Silverware Holders for your Fourth of July Table”

How I Made Some Faux Wood Fireworks

Today I am joining some other ladies for our Ten on the Tenth Blog Series. Our theme was Fourth of July. Here is my faux wood fireworks I made last year. These were fun to make. I decided I wanted to use color for these ones. I found these fabric quarters at Walmart and thoughtContinue reading “How I Made Some Faux Wood Fireworks”

My Summer Inspired Fourth Of July Table setting.

I am joining some friends over on my Facebook page. We are each sharing a Summer tablescape. I decided to do the Fourth of July. because I have become obsessed with all the patriotic decorations I have been seeing all over Instagram. I have several diy’s that I used. I will be showing you themContinue reading “My Summer Inspired Fourth Of July Table setting.”

Let’s Make Some Patriotic Decorations, How to make Spindle Flags

Why hello June! I always try to make some patriotic decorations to use around the farmhouse and porches for the Fourth of July. So I will be showing you a new diy each week for the month of June. Then you will be all ready for the fourth. Todays patriotic decoration is very simple andContinue reading “Let’s Make Some Patriotic Decorations, How to make Spindle Flags”

Adding Some Patriotic Decorating to the Barn Porch

It is warmer weather here in Michigan finally. With Memorial Day coming up I have been adding some patriotic touches around the exterior of our home and barn. I love making the decor rather than spending money for new things each year. Plus it allows me to use some of my thrifted items which IContinue reading “Adding Some Patriotic Decorating to the Barn Porch”

How to Make Dragon Fly Out of a Spindle.

I have been wanting to do this project for a while now I just had to figure out how I wanted the wings. Using dollar store supplies and stuff I had laying around I came up with something and I think it turned out cute. The supplies I used: A spindle, chicken wire from theContinue reading “How to Make Dragon Fly Out of a Spindle.”

How to Make a Bird Bath from Repurposed Items, DIY Bird Bath

I went to my first garage sale last week, Yay! While most people would look at a cake pan and think cake, I think “oh that would make a cute birdbath”. You can imagine the hubby just shakes his head. Poor guy he was thinking he was going to get some cake to eat! Don’tContinue reading “How to Make a Bird Bath from Repurposed Items, DIY Bird Bath”

Summer Decorating on the Farmhouse Porch

Today I am sharing with you how I decorated my farmhouse front porch for Summer. Here in Michigan it has been in the 80’s this week. So it was time to plant some planters and get the plants out. I decided to use a picture out here it is in an area that doesn’t getContinue reading “Summer Decorating on the Farmhouse Porch”

Recipe for Peach Lemonade

Summer season is coming and warm weather is finally arrived here in Michigan. I always love to make homemade lemonade in the Summer months. There is just nothing like it to me. I had never had this growing up I got the recipe from an older lady in our church years ago. I remember theContinue reading “Recipe for Peach Lemonade”