1905 Farmhouse

DIY

How to Paint a Laminate Bookshelf

A wide shot of a white bookshelf filled with books and green plants next to it with a tobacco basket hanging on the wall above it

Slowly but surely all the hand me downs and thrift store furniture in our home is getting an update. Most recently was the laminate bookshelf that sits in our living room. Most of the furniture in our house is solid wood but this piece is all laminate so I thought I would walk you all […] Read more…

Dining Room Table Makeover

A dark stained table with a jug of orange Citri-strip sitting on it with plastic sheeting under the table

I don’t know about you but I cannot let quality furniture be discarded. We bought this dining room table when we were first married brand new from the furniture store but it no longer fits in with the farmhouse decor. When we refinished the floors we chose a walnut stain and the table is stained […] Read more…

Indoor Plant Hanging Stand

A gray wooden plant stand hanging from a ceiling with a cross stitched picture on the wall behind it and a window to the right

Alright for all the other creatives out there, ya know when you have an idea in your head and you can visualize it but you need help executing said idea? Well, that is where this project started. I had this vision in my head for an indoor plant hanger to hang in our laundry room […] Read more…

Old Window Frame Decorating Idea

A chippy green window pane sitting on a shelf above another shelf with a small plant and picture frame

I am back again this year joining my fellow blogger friends as part of the At Home DIY Challenge. We will have a different theme every month and this month I am excited to share with you an upcycled project: An old window frame decorating idea! As some of you may know I am a […] Read more…

The Best 10 Tools For Furniture Makeovers

I feel that baking and furniture makeovers are very similar. (Stay with me here!) Because the more you bake or cook the more you come to find what your favorite utensils and pans are to use for each recipe. And making over a piece of furniture is no different. Over the years I have come […] Read more…