Today I decided to continue the theme of "Roadkill Rescue."Â I used some more reclaimed wood to make a coffee table for our outdoor space.Â I got a crate, probably used to transport bricks, and took it apart. This is the picture of the disassembled crate. I used a square and cut off the sides, to clean-up the sides. I had some old wheels that I attached to the underneath using 3" lag bolts. Easy peasy!!Â New coffee table, with character!Â You will have to look ... Read More about Outdoor Coffee Table
I have been busy working on a few projects today! My parents are visiting for Texas, and that allows me a little more flexibility. For one they watch the girls and two they are great at helping me with my wonderful "ideas". (They don't always get them but are supportive) Here's ONE of the projects I finished. I made a hanging light from a basket and an old light fixture. I know you have probably seen this done many ways, but here's my version... I found an old light and basket at Goodwill ... Read More about Basket Light
I was so excited to find out I had made the Top 10 projects at The CSI Project!Â Â There were SO MANY great projects this week, so if you haven't already checked it out...Take a look! ... Read More about I Made the Cut!
Alright, here's the deal...I can't keep things to myself!!Â I have SO much to post about, since I just started blogging a few months ago and have years worth of projects, but I want to keep up with what I have going on NOW. So, here's what I found today at Goodwill... It was only $19.99.Â I guess I have a thing for workbenches!Â Remember my kitchen island! So I thought I might use the new FABULOUS workbench outside.Â I just got home and threw some "stuff" on it, but I think it ... Read More about Workbench Turned Potting Table
Last week I had entered a challenge on The CSI Project and saw that this week the challenge was Roadkill Rescue. This means anything you got for FREE. I had been thinking about what I could post and nothing stood out, until...my friend called to ask about where she could get rid of some old decking boards. My mind started turning. I went over to see the boards headed for the trash. When I saw them, I immediately thought: TABLE. She looked shocked, but was definitely interested in this idea ... Read More about Roadkill Rescue Challenge- Outdoor Table