Recently, I acquired a stack of pallets from work. I used most of them to build the raised beds you see in this post. I had a few planks of wood left over from that project, but I didn't want to throw it away. Burning treated wood is a no-no here, and we are under… Continue reading Pallet projects: directional sign
I hope you all had a wonderful weekend! This time of year is always a busy one for teachers, so I never seem to post as many blog posts as I'd like. Today, I'd like to share some super cute farmhouse projects with you all. Classic farmhouse wooden sign You can make this one… Continue reading Four Farmhouse Projects
If you follow the blog or social media for our farm Wild Orchard Organic Farms, then you already know about this project. Where we live, the soil is red clay. This is great for permanently staining your clothes and shoes and making pottery, but it really isn't great for planting and growing. For this reason,… Continue reading Woodwork Wednesday: pallet raised beds
Our bathrooms in our home are very spacious, but they're also very boring. They are both very plain and builder-grade. We've recently begun to look at them to see how we might add some character without spending a lot of money on them. We do eventually plan to replace the tubs, tub surround, and flooring,… Continue reading Creating rustic bathroom shelves from plumbing pipes
Sometimes you just need a cute, easy craft that doesn't cost you a dime. That's exactly what I needed this week, and it turned out super cute. I picked up these pinecones from our neighbor's yard but I already had the glue gun, ribbon and twine in my craft cabinet. I cut the ribbon at… Continue reading How to DIY Christmas ornaments from pinecones!