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Upcycled Tray

Upcycled Thrift Store Tray

Hi Friends! Sometimes the simplest accents can add a lot of personality to a room. It doesn’t hurt it the simple accent cost less than $5.00.  I was on the hunt for a little tray to act as a landing zone for our keys and sunglasses.  I would say that I am addicted to sunglasses.  […]

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Hi Friends, Do you ever walk around your house and think to yourself, “what can I make with what I already have?” That is what I did today. So, I was shuffling through our outdoor storage room. I came across a random piece of board that was previously painted. This is an example of a […]

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DIY Paper Shields

Create Your Own Superhero Shields Hi Friends! I originally came up with this project a couple of years ago when my son had a Superhero themed Birthday Party.  Each Party guest created their own Superhero identity with capes and DIY paper shields.  It was a hit.  I keep the materials on hand because we continue […]

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Vintage Suitcase Makeover

A Second Tour for a Classic American Tourister Hello Friends! I just returned from another awesome thrift store adventure.  I love vintage suitcases and discovering how people have turned them into really interesting things.  I found this American Tourister Tri-Taper train case at a thrift store for $3.13. I loved the blue exterior, but the […]

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Let’s Fly a Kite

With the wind blowing and temperatures rising my kids are begging to fly kites. Knox got a sweet kite from his last birthday that he cannot wait to break out. I also love kites. The simple diamond shape and having the ability and to fly something high in the air. crossing your fingers that it […]

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