DIY Bar Table from a Reclaimed Wood Door

DIY Bar Table from a Reclaimed Wood Door

Hey folks, the last time I shared this corner of my dining room, it looked like this. That old dresser is now storing clothes in our master bedroom, and I’ve replaced it with a new functional piece of diy furniture. Like most areas of our little home, this corner needed to serve more than one purpose. I decided […]

I Want Opinions on this Concrete Table

I Want Opinions on this Concrete Table

How’s that for a catchy title? But seriously, I’m stuck in indecision and would love some opinions on a table I recently tweaked. This coffee table was built many moons ago by my Dad. No joke, I’ve been living with different variations of this unfinished table for longer than I’ve lived with my husband of […]

Ikea Hack: Wood and Metal Bookshelf

Ikea Hack: Wood and Metal Bookshelf

Not too long ago I was in search of a bookcase for the empty corner in our dining room. We needed a place for our phone charger and some other storage baskets/containers that were out of reach from the kiddos. My list of criteria wasn’t too ambitious: An industrial metal frame Warm wood shelves A clean, modern […]

Storage Bench Turned Rolling Toy Chest

Storage Bench Turned Rolling Toy Chest

I drove past my local Goodwill store recently and at 2 p.m. on a Wednesday the donation drop-off line was at least six cars long. One can only imagine how busy they will be this Saturday. It’s just that time of year. Everybody wants to purge, de-clutter, simplify and Kondo-ify their homes. I’ll admit that […]

Making it Work: From Trash to Rustic Bench

Making it Work: From Trash to Rustic Bench

Tell me, do you ever do the following? You have a favorite HGTV show recorded. You sit down to enjoy it (possibly for the second time), and after watching the first few minutes you decide to fast forward to the “reveal” at the end of the show. Don’t get me wrong, I do enjoy the silly […]