Missouri City, MO, US

June 26th, 2010 I married the man of my soulmate. We bought a historic 1853 Gothic Revival Home and have been renovating it using repurposed items.

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Birthday: 03/04/1966

Member Since: 05/16/2010

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Building a Bathroom Light

I guess you could say I'm not a fan of readily available lighting. Or you might say I just like building my own. When we bought this house it had the most non functional main bathroom I've ever seen...

Building a Kitchen Light

We were out at one of our favorite thrift stores when we stumbled upon this pot rack. We always carried around in the back of our heads how horrible and non functional the lighting in the kitchen was...

The Little Kitchen

Twice a year a little town near here has big trash pick up which is more like free garage sales to me! I picked up this little kitchen full of crayon marks, marker marks, and stickers for my...

Garage Shelving to Pantry

I found two of these white metal cabinets at a garage sale. I offered $10 for both and he accepted! I needed more storage in my kitchen area and knew with the right paint, these would be gorgeous...

Seating Area

I had seen a bird feeder chandelier on pininterest *sigh* unfortunately it didn't link back to anyone's original idea but I knew I had to have it. After finding and painting the chandelier, it...

Recent comments

Re: Water Pail flower pot

I have a can just like that! But I actually use mine for watering, it's my favorite!

Re: Rust and Light

I am also impressed by those who can rewire, I picked up a vintage floor lamp on junking week last August and have yet to attempt to do anything with it

Re: Vintage yardstick chair rail

wow, rulers and roofing paper? so creative and cute!

Re: The sawhorse patio table that does it all.

Cute table and thanks for the shaklee tip :)

Re: Silage Shooter

Very pretty, great upcycle

Re: another bird bath

I think anyone would be pleased, it's fabulous!

Re: dilapidated rocking chair redux

I have a great love for chairs, I could quite possibly seat the entire town at my house..........I love what you did with this one, rockers are my favorite!

Re: Crystal suncatcher mini-chandelier

again, I love it! I have a huge box (okay, a whole room) of pieces and bits of things I've torn apart and saved and after seeing this I have a sudden urge to go through it!

Re: another windchie/suncatcher chandelier

gorgeous! I think my yard needs a few of these!

Re: The Little Kitchen

Thanks! People throw away the best stuff around here!

Re: Ugly Plastic Pot Redo

I so love the power of paint!

Re: all mixed up.

I think I would love to stroll around in your gardens :)

Re: Don't Water Us!!!

Those are so cute, great job!

Re: Satellite Dish Gazebo

Love it!

Re: Salt and Pepper Shaker and Found Objects Garden Plant Stakes

Love it!


OMGoodness, I've been looking for the right chalkboards to use at my outdoor wedding next month and these are perfect! Love it!

Re: Shabby Chic Windchimes

Oh my goodness, I love it!