Antique Printers Cabinet

This is my story and I am sticking to it. My hubby stopped in at the auction one afternoon, while I was working, and said, he found this piece at the auction that he thought I might want to go check out. When I went up with him, I was all over it. It has…

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A Library Table’s second life as a Coffee Table

Recently I removed the desk turned coffee table from the living room and moved it into the family room. I really felt it was to heavy of a look for the living room. Plus we didn’t have anything in the family room, {ha, a room I haven’t shared here or on Instagram as of yet}  except for…

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Two Old Chairs Now Have Modern Appeal

When my husband and I found these two old chairs last year, I instantly saw them as perfect for this project. He loved the old dark wood, I saw a very pretty scalloped edge on the under part of the back of the chair and knew instantly once painted navy they would really pop against…

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GILDING WAX

I am smack dab in the middle of a tiny little facelift for my second floor bathroom, the reveal is coming soon. While on this journey I decided to use some gilding wax to update my antique claw foot tub feet, and an antique mirror that was my grandmothers. I have had this mirror for…

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From Our Home to Yours-2015 Home Tour

Well here we are it is just a week before Christmas and everything is coming together. Before you know we will be thinking about New Years resolutions, Valentines Day, and Spring flowers. It all goes by so quickly, we simply move along and life is just slipping by. I thought I would share a little…

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Decorating on a Dime-Using a $3 Find To Decorate for Christmas

I love to decorate, and shop, but lets face it, money doesn’t grow on trees, and sometimes you need to find a few inexpensive ways to update to décor. I don’t know about you but when I go into the stores at holiday time, my eyes open wide and it seems to me that everything…

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Antique French Limoges China

These dishes were my great-grandmothers, they belonged to the same woman Ella, who painted my dog painting. I would love to use them but they are way to fragile. I once held a cup in my hand and I heard it crack. So I simply cant risk it. However they are beautiful, so every chance…

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A Tinsel Tree and some Vintage Ornaments

I have collected Vintage Christmas Ornaments for many, many, years. However this year in particular we spent a lot of time at a local Flea Market, and we came across a ton of them through out the summer. In addition I had purchased a tinsel tree, not vintage, but the look of vintage about seven…

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An Auction Find for my Kitchen-A Large Store Scale

Back on October 6, I posted my new kitchen update, in all its glory. From the old disconnected look of several colors of paint to everything white and fresh and clean. With the addition of only a new refrigerator and a new faucet. That same day after posting those pictures, my sweet husband won at…

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