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Essential Oil Tip for Refinishing Drawers

As I was finishing up my “Ombre” desk set re-do, I thought about my collection of essential oils.The drawers of the desk were in very good shape and had no odor whatsover. 153 more words

Missouri Limestone Paint Company Projects

A Desk Gets a New Life and a New Home

One of the things I absolutely love about our Missouri Limestone Company’s chalk-based paint (besides how easy it is to use) is the look of the final project.   271 more words

Missouri Limestone Paint Company Projects

Redone - almost

Last fall I redid the floors upstairs in kitchen, hallway, bathroom, and stairs.

In April, I redid the living room floors. Bought a new couch and a small area rug. 156 more words

Yakety Yak

From the Inside Out

“Two coats of paint and that pink mess is still showing through!”

I was talking to myself in a VERY disgusted tone of voice. I was working on a “refinishing” project that I had GREAT plans for. 608 more words


Remembering "Antiquing" Kits from the 1960's

Up-cycling is nothing new…Americans have been doing it forever (and trust me 55 years seems like forever).  Does anyone remember the old “antiquing” kits from the 1960’s? 455 more words

Refinishing Furniture

When They Just Can't Stay Together

In the beginning I bought a set. A set of furniture that went together. There was a corner cabinet and a china hutch cabinet. Now if you have read anything I have written before, then you will recall a bar/buffet I refinished for my dinning room,  687 more words

Refinishing Furniture

Have Ya Missed Me?

It has been 42 days since I’ve posted anything to my blog. My guilt propels me to provide an explanation for my absence. In short, I have no excuse at all. 531 more words