DIY

Rustic Photo Board

Rustic Photo Board

This is such an easy and cute way to hang photos. You could even swap photos out for recipes, kids artwork, the skys the limit! They look great in sets too. You will need: -Your choice of wood, I used a 1″ x 12″ x 4ft pine board, cut in to 13″ sections (Lowes or(…)

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Cement Planters

Cement Planters

I’ve loved the look of cement planters, bowls, counter tops, etc. for a while now. They look so easy to make, I wanted to give it a try. You will need: -Quikrete Quick Setting Cement -A mixing bucket for mixing the cement -Stirrers or a heavy duty disposable spoon for mixing and distributing the cement,(…)

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Knitting

Knitting

I learned how to knit in high school. I learned a basic knit stitch and that was about it. I’d knit a scarf once every few winters but never took it much further. About a year ago my fiances mother asked that I make her a scarf for her birthday. The stitch she picked was(…)

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Canvas Holiday Wreath

Canvas Holiday Wreath

I thought having a wreath for Thanksgiving would help make our house feel warm and festive. But I also feel like it’s too early to put out a traditional holiday wreath. So I made one out of canvas and coat hangers instead. I started with the same canvas drop cloth that I used for my table(…)

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Brimfield

Brimfield

The Brimfield Antique Show happens three times a year and is so massive it’s impossible to see everything in one day. I love to go and will drag anyone with me who is relatively willing to tromp around dusty (or muddy) fields in 90 degree heat. There are plenty of over priced items, but if(…)

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