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Refinishing Wood Chairs

I admit, I am a thrift store shopper.  When I walk through the door and smell that mix of Fabreze, mildew, and old people (you frequent thrift shoppers know what I’m talking about) “Thrift Shop” by Macklemore and Ryan Lewis… 905 more words


Refinishing furniture

This is soo soo much harder than I thought. I bought an antique bureau for $30 and thought I would give it a quick sand down and paint and then sell it for a little profit. 91 more words

Caroline's Closet

Well, the journey continues as I try to reorganize this little house of mine.  Thanks for all of the input from my last post on this topic.   925 more words

Daily Happenings

How to Refinish a Dining Table

As the final project in our impromptu kitchen remodel (post to come), the dining table needed a major update. In a perfect world, we would have splurged and gotten a big, dark, rectangular farmhouse-style table, but that just wasn’t in a budget that was being drained by Huggies. 1,215 more words

Discovering New Things

What I've been doing instead of writing

So, it’s only been over a month since I’ve written anything on the blog, so, yikes. For the two of you following, I’m sorry to let you all down. 626 more words


Dining chairs!

I think when Sam and I moved into this apartment, I had a vague but deeply routed belief that we would spend more of our apartment budget on substantial items – a couch, our dresser – and less money on the things that blend into the background. 375 more words


Give Your Furniture a Fresh Look with a Little Paint, New Hardware and Glaze

Okay so we have all built our custom headboards by now right? Good! Still got the bug to make changes in your bedroom, how about freshening up your dressers and night stand? 476 more words

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