Vintage Charm Party #196




Welcome to Vintage Charm Party #196!

My Thrift Store Addiction Vintage Charm party

We invite you to share your vintage experiences--whether it’s your latest finds, crafts, or DIYs, we’d love to hear about it.


Link up your furniture flips, roadside finds, repurposed projects, collections, home decor and more!

15 Minute DIY Essential Oil Deodorant--That Really Works!


Happy Monday, Friends! When I shared the photo of my latest project with Dear Firstborn, her response was, "It's sooo crunchy granola, but I love you for it!" Can you relate? To be honest, once upon a time seeing a homemade deodorant recipe might have caused me to roll my eyes, but after an unsuccessful quest to find an aluminium-free product, I resorted to my usual do-it-yourself tactic. This fragrant and thrifty recipe can be whipped up in 15 minutes or less...


DIY essential oil deodorant

Bee-utiful Late Summer Tablescape


Thank God it's thrifty Friday, Friends! Today I'm joining the Late Summer Tablescape blog hop hosted by Chloe at Celebrate & Decorate. I'm wrapping up the summer season with a few of my favorite things: a bee-utiful table and iced coffee in the garden...


late summer tablescape

Vintage Charm Party #195




Welcome to Vintage Charm Party #195!

My Thrift Store Addiction Vintage Charm party

We invite you to share your vintage experiences--whether it’s your latest finds, crafts, or DIYs, we’d love to hear about it.


Link up your furniture flips, roadside finds, repurposed projects, collections, home decor and more!

Sunny Painted Rooster


Happy Monday, Friends! As much as I paint, I constantly have little bits of leftovers that aren't enough for a big project, so I try to put them to use. Today I'm sharing a quick project using leftover paint from my recent bistro chair upcycle...


spray paint upcycle

Old and New Buckets Plus a Few Sneak Peeks: Friday's Find #304


Thank God it's thrifty Friday, Friends! Today's fabulous finds are a small assortment of buckets I scored plus a few sneak peeks at how I plan to use them. First, I was happy to score this pair of old buckets with their naturally aged patina at a nearby yard sale...


vintage yard sale buckets

Vintage Charm Party #194 and July Feature of the Month




Welcome to Vintage Charm Party #194 and the July Feature of the Month!

My Thrift Store Addiction Vintage Charm party


We invite you to share your vintage experiences--whether it’s your latest finds, crafts, or DIYs, we’d love to hear about it.


Link up your furniture flips, roadside finds, repurposed projects, collections, home decor and more!

Celebrating Summer and a Wreath Upcycle


Happy Tuesday, Friends! If you're new here, welcome! I feel like I say it every year, but I swear the fall and Christmas decor have made the earliest appearance E-V-E-R in the stores this year! Yes, it's hot outside, but it is still summer! If you're like me and not quite ready to say goodbye to the season, you'll enjoy today's Summer Celebration blog hop hosted by Amber at Follow the Yellow Brick Home! Today, I'm sharing a few of the ways I've celebrated summer, plus a simple wreath upcycle pairing two clearance finds... 


wreath upcycle

Summer Clearance: Friday's Find #303


Thank God it's thrifty Friday, Friends! Today's fabulous finds are bargains I scored for 90% off during summer clearance--yep, I only paid 10% of the original price...


summer clearance bargains

Vintage Charm Party #193



Welcome to Vintage Charm Party #193!

My Thrift Store Addiction Vintage Charm party

We invite you to share your vintage experiences--whether it’s your latest finds, crafts, or DIYs, we’d love to hear about it.


Link up your furniture flips, roadside finds, repurposed projects, collections, home decor and more!

Bee-utiful Stenciled Bistro Chair Upcycle


Happy Monday, Friends! The Texas sun is hard on my outdoor furniture, and I've learned to accept that fresh paint is needed every few years. Today I'm sharing some outdoor bistro chairs that I recently gave some much needed love and attention...


Beautiful bistro chair upcycle

Vintage Books: Friday's Find #302


Thank God it's thrifty Friday, Friends! I've been a lover of books for as long as I can remember and you'll find at least a few stacks of those I've collected in any room of my house. This week I scored several to share with you... 


vintage books
"Kindred spirits are not so scarce as I used to think..." Lucy Maud Montgomery, Anne of Green Gables

Vintage Charm Party #192




Welcome to Vintage Charm Party #192!

My Thrift Store Addiction Vintage Charm party

We invite you to share your vintage experiences--whether it’s your latest finds, crafts, or DIYs, we’d love to hear about it.


Link up your furniture flips, roadside finds, repurposed projects, collections, home decor and more!

Upcycled Yard Sale Bird Feeder


Happy Monday, Friends! Can you believe there's just a little over a week left in July? The year seems to be flying by! Today I have a quick yard sale upcycle to share with you...


Upcycled yard sale bird feeder

Handmade and Vintage Christmas in July: Friday's Find #301


Thank God it's thrifty Friday, Friends! I shop my local thrift stores for Christmas treasures year round, so in the spirit of Christmas in July, I have several to share with you today...


Christmas in July handmade and vintage

Vintage Charm Party #191



Welcome to Vintage Charm Party #191!

My Thrift Store Addiction Vintage Charm party

We invite you to share your vintage experiences--whether it’s your latest finds, crafts, or DIYs, we’d love to hear about it.


Link up your furniture flips, roadside finds, repurposed projects, collections, home decor and more!

6 Fun Fairy Garden Projects

Happy Monday Friends! As I prepared for Ginger Grand's annual visit and planned  activities for us to do together, I realized how many fairy garden projects I've featured. We may do another one while he's here, but in the meantime, I thought it would be fun to take a look back... 


6 fun fairy garden projects

Vintage Charm Party #190




Welcome to Vintage Charm Party #190!

My Thrift Store Addiction Vintage Charm party

We invite you to share your vintage experiences--whether it’s your latest finds, crafts, or DIYs, we’d love to hear about it.


Link up your furniture flips, roadside finds, repurposed projects, collections, home decor and more!

15 Minute DIY Herb Marker Stone


Happy Monday, Friends! Today I have a quick 15 minute fix for the garden. There are a few ways you can personalize this simple project according to your preferences--plus, it can be finished in 15 minutes or less! 


15 minute DIY herb marker stones

Vintage Charm Party #189 and June Feature of the Month



Welcome to Vintage Charm Party #189 and the June Feature of the Month!

My Thrift Store Addiction Vintage Charm party


We invite you to share your vintage experiences--whether it’s your latest finds, crafts, or DIYs, we’d love to hear about it.


Link up your furniture flips, roadside finds, repurposed projects, collections, home decor and more!

5 Thrifty Ways to Make Your Outdoor Space More Inviting!


Happy Monday, Friends! As the temperatures soar, it can be a challenge to keep outdoor spaces that look inviting. Today I'm sharing 5 thrifty "P"s to brighten your summer space...


5 thrifty ways to make your outdoor space more inviting

Vintage Charm Party #188




Welcome to Vintage Charm Party #188!

My Thrift Store Addiction Vintage Charm party

We invite you to share your vintage experiences--whether it’s your latest finds, crafts, or DIYs, we’d love to hear about it.


Link up your furniture flips, roadside finds, repurposed projects, collections, home decor and more!

Vintage Charm Party #187



Welcome to Vintage Charm Party #187!

My Thrift Store Addiction Vintage Charm party

We invite you to share your vintage experiences--whether it’s your latest finds, crafts, or DIYs, we’d love to hear about it.


Link up your furniture flips, roadside finds, repurposed projects, collections, home decor and more!

15 Minute Summer Sign Upcycle


Happy Monday, Friends! Do you have any faded garden signs that could use a little love? For my latest 15 Minute Fix, I'll show you a thrifty way to upcycle a faded sign or bring new life to a thrift store find...


15 minute summer sign upcycle

6 Bargains Under $10: Friday's Find #297


Thank God it's thrifty Friday, Friends! Believe it or not, occasionally I do shop places other than thrift stores. This week's fabulous finds are recent bargains I scored for $10 or less--a few for only $1! 


Home decor under $10

Vintage Charm Party #186



Welcome to Vintage Charm Party #186!

My Thrift Store Addiction Vintage Charm party

We invite you to share your vintage experiences--whether it’s your latest finds, crafts, or DIYs, we’d love to hear about it.


Link up your furniture flips, roadside finds, repurposed projects, collections, home decor and more!

Garden Bench Refresh with Chalk Paint



Happy Monday, Friends! Have you been busy in the garden lately? Today I'm sharing my latest project--I used chalk paint to refresh my garden bench...



chalk painted garden bench

Nostalgic Vintage Autograph Album: Friday's Find #296


Thank God it's thrifty Friday, Friends! Did you have an autograph book during your school days? There was a time I obsessed over getting autographs and alternately folding the pages facing up or down! So I experienced a wave of nostalgia when I spotted this old-school album...

retro autograph album

Vintage Charm Party #185 and May Feature of the Month





Welcome to Vintage Charm Party #185 and the May Feature of the Month!

My Thrift Store Addiction Vintage Charm party


We invite you to share your vintage experiences--whether it’s your latest finds, crafts, or DIYs, we’d love to hear about it.


Link up your furniture flips, roadside finds, repurposed projects, collections, home decor and more!

Beautiful Spring to Summer Garden Whimsy


Happy Monday, Friends! Welcome to the Spring into Summer Porches, Patios and Outdoor Spaces Blog Hop hosted by Amber, at Follow the Yellow Brick Home! Spring is always a busy time in the garden, preparing for the summer months before the Texas heat hits! My summer calendar is getting full, and I've been busy as a bee. Along the way, I've created some whimsical repurposed projects and shared a few outdoor tablescapes, but I'm also taking the time to literally "smell the roses" and to appreciate the other lovely garden blooms! Won't you take a stroll with me? 


whimsical summer garde

Vintage Charm Party #184



Welcome to Vintage Charm Party #184!

My Thrift Store Addiction Vintage Charm party

We invite you to share your vintage experiences--whether it’s your latest finds, crafts, or DIYs, we’d love to hear about it.


Link up your furniture flips, roadside finds, repurposed projects, collections, home decor and more!

Two 25th Birthday Celebrations!


Happy Monday, Friends! Do you have Memorial Day plans? Since Favorite Son is the "baby" of my three kids, and he celebrated his 25th birthday this month, I wanted to share our celebrations with you...


family birthday celebrations

Vintage Memorabilia: Friday's Find #294


Thank God it's thrifty Friday, Friends! Are you ready for this week's fabulous finds? One of my favorite local thrift stores started a monthly flea market sale. That's where I scored this fun retro film reel in its original box...


vintage thrift store finds

Vintage Charm Party #183




Welcome to Vintage Charm Party #183!

My Thrift Store Addiction Vintage Charm party

We invite you to share your vintage experiences--whether it’s your latest finds, crafts, or DIYs, we’d love to hear about it.


Link up your furniture flips, roadside finds, repurposed projects, collections, home decor and more!

An Afternoon in Comfort Texas

Hi there, Friends! I didn't do any thrifting this week, but I did spend the afternoon with Favorite Son and Dear Daughter-in-Law on Mother's Day, browsing in Comfort, Texas. I took plenty of photos to share the vintage goodness with you...


Comfort Texas

Vintage Charm #182



Welcome to Vintage Charm Party #182!

My Thrift Store Addiction Vintage Charm party

We invite you to share your vintage experiences--whether it’s your latest finds, crafts, or DIYs, we’d love to hear about it.


Link up your furniture flips, roadside finds, repurposed projects, collections, home decor and more!

Blooming Summer Tablescape Featuring Thrift Store Treasures


Happy Monday, Friends! Today I'm excited to be joining the Welcome Summer Tablescape Blog Hop hosted by Chloe at Celebrate and Decorate!  Today is the first day of the hop, and every day several bloggers will share their summer table inspiration. I know you're going to enjoy it--so grab a refreshing drink, and  get comfy...


thrifted summer tablescape

Fabulously Floral: Friday's Find #293


Thank God it's thrifty Friday, Friends! It's no secret that I'm partial to florals, and there's nothing that welcomes spring like floral decor. This week I scored several fabulous florals...


vintage floral plates

Vintage Charm Party #181




Welcome to Vintage Charm Party #181!

My Thrift Store Addiction Vintage Charm party

We invite you to share your vintage experiences--whether it’s your latest finds, crafts, or DIYs, we’d love to hear about it.


Link up your furniture flips, roadside finds, repurposed projects, collections, home decor and more!

Roses and Honeysuckle Garden Tea Party


Happy Monday, Friends! Welcome to the Spring Tea Party Blog Hop hosted by Amber, at Follow the Yellow Brick Home! I love a good tea party, and a garden tea party is even better...


Roses and honeysuckle garden tea party

Youngest Daughter Earns Her Master's Degree!



Happy Friday, Friends! Today I am celebrating Youngest Daughter, who earned her Master of Arts in Teaching Physical Education and Physical Activity Leadership!


proud Mom moment

Vintage Charm #180 and April Feature of the Month




Welcome to Vintage Charm Party #180 and the April Feature of the Month!

My Thrift Store Addiction Vintage Charm party


We invite you to share your vintage experiences--whether it’s your latest finds, crafts, or DIYs, we’d love to hear about it.


Link up your furniture flips, roadside finds, repurposed projects, collections, home decor and more!