Browsing Tag: DIY

Simple Suitcase Transformation

Happy Tuesday, All! I am enjoying having a couple extra days off of work over the span of these next two weeks to work on projects for the Barn Sale coming up in just over a month…(yikes!) Every day seems to be a constant battle of me trying…

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Chalk Paint :: Current Crafting Fave

Ever since I began painting interior walls this past January, I have been blessed to learn a wealth of information about color and paint. While my job consists mostly of just painting walls, the things I have learned have helped tremendously in both crafting and furniture projects.  Colors, textures, and…

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Pulley Photo Display

Happy weekend, friends! Friday is my favorite day of the week cause its typically the hubs and I’s day for DIYs! Today we were able to complete a project that started about 3 weeks ago at The Salvage Barn in Iowa City. While we were scrounging around, we…

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DIY Hanging Lamp

Happy Friday! 🙂 While I was at the What Cheer Flea a few weeks ago, I came across this old wire fishing trap. Immediately, the creative light bulbs turned on. It was the perfect size and shape for a lamp! The corner in our guest room had been in need of…

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DIY Old Screen Wall Art

  About two months ago, I was making my bi-weekly appearance in The Shop in Kalona, when I spotted this old window screen. I had been looking for something to add to my “J&J” display above the couch, but hadn’t quite put my…

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Why Blog?

In May of 2014, I graduated with a bachelor’s degree in office administration and I spent the next year or so working as a data-entry office assistant for my alma mater, gaining some practical experience and putting my degree into practice. During my time in the office…

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