Mop Bucket Succulent Planters

May 27, 2023
When our local Menards was selling succulent plants at $3 each, I decided to plant succulents in my mop buckets this year. I am planting succulents in mop buckets in conjunction with the Thrift Store Decor Team's Special Succulent Party,  so be sure to scroll on down to the bottom and see more fun planter ideas.

Adding Vertical Interest To A Small Flower Bed

May 22, 2023
I've started planting my flower gardens and pots!   First up, is the small flower bed next to the driveway.    I am always a fan of vertical interest in flower beds, so this year I took the old stepladder out of the larger flower border in the front yard.  

A Frame & Pie Basket Project Featured In Country Sampler Magazine

May 16, 2023
I am delighted to share with you two projects that I had had featured in the July 2023 issue of Country Sampler Magazine.   Besides sharing primitive country homes like it always has, the magazine now includes upcycling and repurposing ideas and farmhouse decor too.  Pick up this issue! It features projects by my blogging friends Sadie Seasongoods and House of Hawthornes.

Thrift Store Wooden Candle Sconce Repurpose

May 10, 2023
Wooden candle sconces are usually readily available at garage sales and thrift stores.  I sometimes pick them up. See how I gave this sconce a whole new look, AND scroll on down to May's Thrift Store Decor Team projects!

Front Step Junk Decor For The Seasons & Holidays

April 27, 2023
I found this chippy rustic window frame (with two window panes) last week at a local consignment shop.  I am looking for junk decor for my gardens and covered patio. I have lots of junk, but I have to change it up to keep it interesting!

Recycling Bin Jar Propagation Station

April 20, 2023
I rescued these food jars from my recycling bins.  Not very exciting jars:  Salsas, Alfredo & Marinara sauces, Balsamic Vinaigrette salad dressing. The Thrift Store Decor Team is celebrating Earth Day with projects from the recycling bin today.  Scroll on down to join the fun!

Junky Botanical Planter From Thrift Store Finds

April 12, 2023
I found the rustic barn wood tray/basket at our local thrift shop for $2, and also the apple crock for $5. Scroll on down to see my easy makeover, and eight other thrift shop projects from my blogging friends too!

Target Dollar Spot Wall Envelope Makeover & Easter Chick Frame

April 05, 2023
I found this wall envelope a while back in the Target Dollar Spot area, with the intention of giving it a makeover. Scroll on down to see the whole project along with an easy Easter project too!

Upcycled Decorative Dollar Tree Boxes

March 31, 2023
I found these vintage   luggage look covered boxes at the Dollar Tree . I thought they were pretty cute!  I gave them an easy upgrade below to make them even better.

Antique Brass Makeover of Two Thrift Shop Finds

March 29, 2023
I picked up this brass wall pocket at a local thrift shop recently for $2.   It once had a shiny brass finish, but now is worn and tarnished.