Category Archives: Repurposing

Pink Candlesticks

Since we’ve had a few days of sunny weather lately, I decided it was time to spiff up a pair of candlesticks that have been collecting cobwebs and dust for oh, several years now. I picked them up for $1 … Continue reading

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Jewelry Organizer

Several years ago, The Husband bought me a nice oak toolbox to hold my new and vintage costume jewelry. It was very nicely made, and it had lots of little drawers to hold everything. The problem was that it took … Continue reading

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I Hate it When I Do That.

Apparently, I need to write more detailed shopping lists. I wanted a shoe organizer to hang on a door in our mudroom, so we could store seasonal things like gloves, hats, sunblock etc. in a handy, easy-to see spot. I … Continue reading

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New Life for an Old Lamp

Many weeks ago, I mentioned the sleep trouble that I suffer this time of year, and a kind woman named Nancy suggested that I look into SAD lights.  I decided to give it a try, but it took some time … Continue reading

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Disaster Area, Part 2

This post is a bit long, but I think it’s worth it. So when I left off, the girls’ room had been picked up and the floor swept, but was still in desperate need of some organizing. I recognized that … Continue reading

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