Yard Sale Stool Upcycle: Friday's Find #360

Thank God it's thrifty Friday, Friends! Have you been to any yard sales lately? Today I'm sharing a yard sale stool I scored for $1 and how I upcycled it for the garden...

upcycled stool

Vintage Charm Party #295



Welcome to Vintage Charm Party #295!

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!

Summertime Favorites from my Vintage Kitchen

Happy Monday, Friends! As promised, today I'm sharing a few of my summertime favorite things from my vintage kitchen...

vintage summer kitchen favorites

DIY Painted Patio Pouf

Hi there, Friends! We've all had patio furniture or garden accents that have seen better days, but are still functional. Maybe something specific even came to mind as you read this! For today's Creative Crafts hop hosted by Sara from Birdz of a Feather, I'm sharing a recent DIY project that falls into this category-giving new life to an old outdoor pouf...

DIY painted patio pouf

Vintage Charm Party #294



Welcome to Vintage Charm Party #294!

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 Stenciled Pantry Sign

Happy Monday, Friends! If you've ever come up empty-handed after looking for a sign with specific measurements, check out my latest 15 minute fix...

stenciled pantry sign

Christmas in July: Friday's Find #359

Thank God it's thrifty Friday, Friends! I've been gathering holiday treasures for my Christmas in July sale that starts today! The goodies featured in this post are my newest listings, but you can find more handmade and vintage Christmas decor, dishes, and ornaments in my Etsy shop...

Christmas in July sale

Vintage Charm Party #293



Welcome to Vintage Charm Party #293!

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!

How to Remove Creases from a Rug

Happy Monday, Friends! Have you ever ordered a rug online only to receive it with creases? During Amazon's Prime Day sale a few weeks ago, I got a great price on a hand woven jute rug. I had been looking for some time for a 6 ft round one in my price range, so I was thrilled. Unfortunately, it was shipped folded and arrived with a noticeable crease down the center...

Seasonal Clearance Bargains: Friday's Find #358

Thank God it's thrifty Friday, Friends! Today I'm sharing an assortment of clearance bargains starting with this large chalkboard sign--the message really resonates with me. I originally planned to hang it in an outdoor space until I realized how lovely it looks bordered by the large vintage frame in my living room...

seasonal clearance bargains

Vintage Charm #292 and the June Feature of the Month


Welcome to Vintage Charm Party #292 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!

A Bravo and a Boo ~ Read This Before You Switch!

Happy Monday, Friends! In the spirit of giving credit where it's due and being honest when it's not, today I'm sharing a Bravo! and a Boo! My Bravo! goes to a blogger some of you may follow. For my blogger friends or those who have been following the Feedburner drama from the sidelines, I'm sharing a Boo! and precautions about a few things you should know before you make the switch...

Feedburner alternatives

Collectible Transferware: Friday's Find #356

Thank God it's thrifty Friday, Friends! Where are my dishaholics? This week's fabulous find features lovely, collectible vintage transferware...

vintage transferware collectibles

Vintage Charm Party #291



Welcome to Vintage Charm Party #291!

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!

Hello Summer Porch Refresh

Hi there, Friends!  My small front porch has been long overdue for a little love. My faded concrete stain had become an eyesore that was resistant to power washing, but I came up with a solution for a pretty porch refresh...

Summer porch refresh

Porch Preview and a Necessary Update

Hi there, Friends! I am not a big fan of change when it comes to the behind-the-scenes workings of the blog, but occasionally necessary housekeeping is required that is beyond my control. I promise not to bore you with too many details, but it is important that you are aware of a new update to prevent any confusion. First, here's a preview of the upcoming porch update I'll be sharing on Tuesday...

How to Create a Layered Summer Wreath

Hi there, Friends! Wreaths are so versatile--they can welcome guests at the front door or add instant charm to any room. By shopping your home and layering wreaths you already have, you can create a new look for free in just a few simple steps!  Join me today to see how easy it is...

DIY layered wreath

Vintage Charm Party #290



Welcome to Vintage Charm Party #290!

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!

2 Ingredient Organic Fire Ant Control

Happy Monday, Friends!  Texas is plagued by fire ants that might possibly survive a zombie apocalypse. I kid you not--the suckers are rampant, hard to kill, and harmful to both plants and people. Today I'm sharing an organic remedy that really works...

DIY organic fire ant control

Create a Serene Summer Bedroom: Bloggers Best Home Tour

Hi there, Friends! Today I'm excited to be joining a fun home tour featuring over 30 bloggers hosted by my sweet friend, Kelly from The Tattered Pew! Although summer is supposed to be a time of relaxation, it's easy to become as busy if not more busy during the season so many favor. Join me as I share how I carve out a little bit of serenity at my house...

summer bedroom decor

Vintage Charm Party #289



Welcome to Vintage Charm Party #289!

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!

Lemons and Jadeite Summer Garden Tea for Two

Happy Tuesday Friends! Welcome to the Summer Tablescape Hop hosted by Rita at Panoply! I've styled my jadeite with fresh flowers, herbs, and lemons to create a sunny alfresco setting you can adapt for any summer table. If you love pairing natural decor with vintage dishes, join me for a summer garden tea for two...

lemons and jadeite garden tablescape

Peace

Happy Sunday, Friends! Peace. What comes to mind when you hear the word? Maybe you're like me and tend to associate it with the absence of stress, or maybe it immediately conjures the image of a certain place that soothes your soul.  If there is anything the past year has taught us is how fragile and fleeting peace can seem...


Peace: Reflections Prayers and Journal Prompts

Vintage Charm Party #288



Welcome to Vintage Charm Party #288!

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!

Gouda & Garden Thyme Stuffed Mushrooms

Happy Monday, Friends! How was your weekend? Today I'm sharing a scrumptious stuffed mushroom recipe inspired by my harvest of fresh garden thyme...

Gouda and thyme stuffed mushrooms

Farmhouse Dollar Store Scores: Friday's Find #356

Thank God it's thrifty Friday, Friends! Have you discovered Dollar General's Saturday coupons? Next time you shop there, be sure to check out the bottom of your receipt for $5 off $25. I used mine on this week's thrifty farmhouse style scores...

dollar store bargains

Vintage Charm #287 and May Feature of the Month


Welcome to Vintage Charm Party #287 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!

Garden Update: A Year After the Storm


Happy Memorial Day, Friends! Thank you to all who have served in the military to protect our freedom, including my two brothers--I appreciate you! Here in Texas, the holiday weekend got off to a wet start due to heavy thunderstorms, but I have been spending a lot of time working in the garden the last few months, and today I am sharing a one year update...

garden restoration after storm damage

DIY Copper Rimmed Flowerpot

Happy Thursday, Friends! It's time for this month's Creative Crafts blog hop! Do you have an old flowerpot that could use a little love? Today I'll show you how to give it a fresh look using copper paint!

Vintage Charm Party #286



Welcome to Vintage Charm Party #286!

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!

Black and White Dessert Flatbread: Comfort from my Kitchen

Happy Monday, Friends! Today I'm sharing a dessert flatbread to satisfy your craving for sweets! Check out my simple recipe and add your favorite toppings to make it your own...

dessert flatbread

Vintage Flower Fairy Book: Friday's Find #355

Thank God it's thrifty Friday, Friends!  For those of you who share my fondness for vintage books, I have a treat for you today!  The illustrations in this charming Flower Fairies of the Spring book are delightful...

vintage flower fairy book

Vintage Charm Party #285



Welcome to Vintage Charm Party #285!

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!

Au Naturel: My Hair Journey

Happy Monday, Friends! Do you color your hair? Do you still enjoy the process or are you over it? The popular "good hair/ bad hair day" descriptions illustrate the fact that hair can become a complicated issue for many of us! Am I right? Now that I'm about four months in, I want to share my journey with you...

how to go gray gracefully

Yard Sale Garden Goodies: Friday's Find #354

Thank God it's thrifty Friday, Friends! Today I'm featuring two things y'all know I love--yard sales and goodies for the garden! Come check out my bargains...

thrifty garden finds

Vintage Charm Party #284


Welcome to Vintage Charm Party #284!

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!

Milk Glass and May Flowers Vintage Summer Mantel

Happy Monday, Friends! Although summer doesn't technically begin until next month, judging by the temperatures, Mother Nature forgot to inform Texas! Today I'm sharing a simple summer mantel pairing vintage milk glass and May garden blooms...

May flowers summer mantel

Embroidered Cottage Tea Cozy: Friday's Find #353

Thank God it's thrifty Friday, Friends!  One of the things I love most about thrifting is finding unique items like this vintage embroidered tea cozy. Doesn't it remind you of a charming English cottage?

vintage tea cozy

Vintage Charm Party #283 and April Feature of the Month


Welcome to Vintage Charm Party #283 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!

15 Minute Repurposed Sheet Music Canvas Art

Happy Monday, Friends! It's time for the latest 15 minute fix! This simple project combines two thrift store finds to create unique repurposed art in two easy steps--easily completed in less than 15 minutes...

reverse canvas art

Dollar Store Garden Signs: Friday's Find #352

Thank God it's thrifty Friday, Friends! Y'all know I love whimsy in the garden, and I've mentioned before my family's fondness for puns. Today I have some great scores from Dollar Tree to share with you that tick both boxes...

dollar store garden signs

Vintage Charm Party #282


Welcome to Vintage Charm Party #282!

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!

20 Mother's Day Gifts from the Garden

Hi there, Friends! Mother's Day falls early this year, so today I am hosting a creative group of friends and we're sharing an assortment of garden-themed inspiration for the occasion. Whether you are blessed to celebrate with your mom or want to honor the special women in your life, join us... 

Mother's Day gifts from the garden

Upcycled Spring Door Basket

Happy Thursday, Friends! It's time for this month's Creative Crafts blog hop hosted by Andrea at Design Morsels!  Today I'm sharing the simple upcycle of a recent thrifted basket...

spring door basket

Vintage Charm Party #281


Welcome to Vintage Charm Party #281!

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!

4 Ingredient Low Carb Iced Mocha: Comfort from My Kitchen

Hi there, Friends! Over the last month, I've purposed to become more intentional about healthier eating, which means my twice a day bottled coffee habit had to go! Whether you are a bottled coffee addict or are simply an iced coffee lover looking for a healthier (and less expensive!) alternative, this recipe is for you...

Low carb iced mocha recipe

Basket Love: Friday's Find #351

Thank God it's thrifty Friday, Friends! Since I am now officially fully vaccinated, I am optimistic about more frequent thrift store jaunts in my foreseeable future--Yay! In the meantime, I promised to share the remaining finds from last month's trip to the thrift store. Who loves baskets? What's not to love--right?!

thrift store baskets

Vintage Charm Party #280


Welcome to Vintage Charm Party #280!

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!

Simple DIY Whitewash Technique

Happy Monday, Friends! I am happy to say that I am fully vaccinated! Like many of you, I had a pretty miserable 24 hours after, but thankfully I felt well enough by the end of the weekend to hit a few yard sales and do some gardening. Today, I'm going to show you the simple whitewash technique I use to upcycle many of my thrifted finds, including this sweet bunny and the pot of roses behind it...

DIY whitewash technique

Welcome Home Saturday Guest Feature


Happy Saturday, Friends! Today I'm honored to be a guest at the home digest series, Welcome Home Saturday! If you're new here, welcome, and for my sweet regulars--keep reading for the chance to check out some new blogs or perhaps to visit some favorite friends...