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House Pretty Weekend Therapy

Due to my recent obsession with Fixer Upper (damn you Jo and Chip! Just kidding, love you BBFFFFFFFF4evassssss!!!), I have been revamping a few things at home.   340 more words


Hessian Potato sack cafe curtains

potato sack curtain

hessian potato sack repurposed curtain

I had planned on simply hanging some potato sacks up, with a café tension rod and clips, for my kitchen curtains. 244 more words

How a little blue push car showed me God's grace

I had heard how expensive raising an infant to adulthood cost, averaging a quarter of a million dollars according to the U.S. Department of Agriculture.  Of course housing, childcare, and education all factor into this average, BUT STILL.   752 more words


Thoughtful Recycling

One of my big wishes is that people did not throw away so much stuff:  like clothing, paper, food–just to start.  We do have legitimate garbage, but do you ever ask yourself if the stuff you are about to throw away could be used again?   158 more words

DIY Wall Art Made Out of Cardboard

I had a fun idea to turn a piece of cardboard into wall art. I’m a firm believer that almost anything can be reused, so I make sure to save a lot of glass bottles, cardboard boxes, etc. 334 more words

What To Do With Unwanted Trophies

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people are advised that this blog post may contain images of deceased people.

Our trophies have been crammed in a box for almost a decade and now that we’re moving house, we’re not keen on bringing the box with us just to take up space. 717 more words


Wabi-Sabi Life

Sometimes you get lucky and feel like you hit the jackpot even when you are rifling through discarded things. While I did not discover a pot of gold under a rainbow, I saved this beautiful Elite serving tray from becoming part of the city dump. 250 more words