Saturday, March 31, 2012

Desk redo

I repainted an old desk a few years ago, but never got around to figuring out what to do for the pulls/handles. I liked the old original, but they were falling apart. And, I never found a good alternative.


It's past time for a quick fix!


I'm loving the simplicity of the twine! It's feeling nautical to me. And, in the spare room/office that we just repainted a Caribbean sea blue (pics to come soon!), it seems fitting.

Monday, March 26, 2012

Homemade Baby Powder

I think this is a "recipe" I'll need to try sooner than later!

Thursday, March 22, 2012

Reusing wooden pallets

Love this idea of wooden pallets for fencing...

Why do I think a pallet fence is a good idea? Well, you can find pallets around town for FREE! Fences are, this is definitely economical. Also, you would be saving the pallets from going to a landfill which is definitely earth friendly. Lastly, you will have a unique fence which you can either paint or leave natural.

I found a nifty site that gives you directions on how to go about putting a pallet fence together.

Monday, March 19, 2012

New living room rug

Love the the color...not sold on how much dog fur sticks to it. Lots of vacuuming in James' future (cause I'm preggers, remember?!).

We got the rug from

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