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Easy Ikea Kids Furniture Facelift Using Contact Paper

When we moved recently my husband gave me a budget for new furniture for our new home, but forget to include a budget for my daughters playroom which I wasn’t so happy about – but understood and was up for the challenge!   I found some great pieces like a train table and art easel at our […]


DIY Under 5 – Decor Balls From Vintage Record Covers

For todays DIY Under 5 feature I am showing you how to make some cool decor balls that I made out of old record album (LP) cover inserts.  I have a small business called Vintage Vinyl Journals where I make journals out of old albums and album covers and I have a ton of the insert covers […]


Simple Vase Update for Under $1.00

If you are a frequent thrifter like me, chances are you’ve seen these standard cylinder glass vases for sale there or at your local dollar store, for, well, you guessed it a dollar! I see them frequently and sometimes when I’m not feeling so creative I pass them up because they look pretty boring and plain to me, but […]