5 Ways to Use Tile

Happy Saturday, everyone!  Did you get a chance to see my new subway tile backsplash?  I installed it myself just a couple of weeks ago, and I’m soooo excited about the way it turned out!   Installation was really not as hard as I thought it would be.

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Wood Slatted Sign {Roadkill Rescue}

I was challenged this month on Indy Style (the local lifestyle show I am on monthly) to repurpose an old playpen from like the 1950s.  Now, I am not a safety freak but this thing is scary to put a small child or baby in.  Holy nelly!  But the piece was solid and it had {…Read More…}

Mother’s Day Personalized Picture Frame

Mother’s Day is right around the corner and giving handmade is always a sweet and sentimental way to show your mom you care.   My mom happens to think her grandbabies are the perfect creatures of this earth so I decided to make an art piece to showcase them for her Mother’s Day gift this {…Read More…}

5 Ways to Fake Built In Shelving

One of the things I love about older homes are all the built-ins.  I’m guessing I’m not the only one who has dreamed of a Craftsman cottage with sturdy bookshelves   flanking the fireplace and cabinets with leaded glass doors in the hallway, right?  Well, a lot of us had to let that dream go {…Read More…}