How to Work With What You’ve Got

One of my favorite hobbies (much to my husband’s chagrin) is upcycling furniture. (I’m one of those people who sends my husband to the curb on trash day to pick up people’s discards so I can make them pretty!) We’ve done several pieces over the last few years and it just feels good to put a new coat […]

Patio Furniture Redo

A few weeks ago, right before my older daughter Allie and I left town for a few days, I decided that our back patio needed some sprucing up. I bleached the concrete pad by the back door, I got a few plants and new pots, and we rearranged a bit. It was all good but […]