Wordless Wednesday – Faded Roses (& Linky)



No. 6

DIY Hydrangea Wreath

Cutting stems

I almost forgot to share the pink hydrangea wreath that I made for the front door to finish out the summer.  You could also make this hydrangea wreath in fall colors so you could use it for a couple more months.   It was extremely thrifty to make since I already had the hydrangeas from an old […]

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Upcycled Cabinet Door With MMS Milk Paint

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Once upon a time I went to a Miss Mustard Seed Milk Paint class in a lovely little town outside of Atlanta named Roswell.   Roswell has beautiful old homes and an abundance of antique stores.  Nestled among the old homes and antique stores was a painting studio that hosted the MMS Milk Paint class.   Marian aka Miss Mustard Seed […]

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Thursday Thrifty Treasure Week 3

creamer and sugar 2

It’s week three and I have some great thrifty treasures to share with you today. Thrifting is so much fun when you find great stuff like this. These lovely knobs were a steal for ninety-nine cents and boy do I have plans for them. Since seeing pretty vintage brass decorative objects on One Kings Lane at premium prices, […]

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Wordless Wednesday – Concord Bridge (& Linky)

 Waterlogue Version   No.5

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A Walk Down Memory Lane – Fall 2013

We had a few cool days here in Georgia but now the heat is back on full force.  I’m so ready for fall.  Not only am I looking forward to some cool days but I’m ready for some fall decorating fun.  So I thought I would look back at a few projects from last year a […]

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Confession: I’m a Hoarder

It’s true I’m a hoarder of all things dish related.  See my Pinterest board I Love Dishes, Can’t You Tell.  If you would like to join me in pinning to this board leave me a comment and I will send you an invitation.  Just make sure you already follow me on Pinterest so I can […]

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A Fortnum and Mason Hamper

F& M Hamper all

The suspense is over see yesterday’s post.  I received a delightful Piccadilly Hamper from Fortnum and Mason sent by my traveling friend.   Do you remember the James Herriot All Creatures Great and Small books and the character Mrs. Pumphrey?  Mrs. Pumphrey sent a Fortnum and Mason hamper to her adored veterinarian James Herriot who she […]

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A Surprise Package From the UK

Fortnum and Mason

Today I have to swing by my local DHL to pick up a package from the UK.   I’m super excited and can’t wait to see what it is.   The suspense is killing me.   A friend is traveling in the UK and I suspect she has sent me a surprise.  I mentioned that when I was in […]

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Thursday Thrifty Treasures Week 2

White Ironstone

Are you ready for another edition of Thursday Thrifty Treasures?  I hope so because here we go. I’ve been looking for an old metal birdcage for a while.  One finally showed up at my favorite Goodwill but wouldn’t you know it, no price.  If you are a frequent thrift store shopper you know what that […]

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