Day: June 29, 2016

elephant painting

Here’s some of my newest thrift store finds

For a change of pace, I thought I would share with you some of my newest thrift store “finds”.

This first one, I’m really excited about because of the legs. They’re on everything these days and they’re not cheap. Plus, they’re much lighter.

I took the top piece off because it was plywood.  Think I’ll probably use pallet boards for the top.

table with hairpin legs

This lamp is wonderful!! The base is solid concrete so it’s perfect for outside. So far I’ve dismantled it and sprayed the concrete part gold and the wood part aqua. I’m looking for some sort of try for the top. Depending on the size of the tray, I will use it either for a bird bath or a small side table.



Then there are these ideas. These are new items that would be so easy to make yourself. I love anything tiered.

Diy ideas

How easy would this picture be to paint?


I’ve painted a table like this in my dining room. You’ll see it below. I love painting a piece red with white over top and then distressing it.  Further down you’ll see the adorable tiered table my daughter gave me that I’m going to paint this way.IMG_5854


Here’s the red and white table I painted. I’ve never tired of and white table


Here’s the cool little table I’m going to paint. Isn’t this too cute?



antique tiered table

I often take pictures of items in stores that I might want to try and make or paint myself. Much of what we see is easy to duplicate or at least imitate and what’s better than an original anything?

All of us are “original” in God’s eye. I love that, don’t you?

Anyway, God bless and have a good day.


Becoming Bold

Becoming Bold in Faith, Marriage, Motherhood and all of Life's Journeys.

The gift of depression

Are you tired of feeling bad? Of feeling "down" too much of the time? Or do you suffer from clinical depression? This blog can help. I hope you stick around.

She’s inspired

Inspired to inspire

The Everyday Life Of An Average Girl

Daily, fashion, arts & thoughts

Favglam beauty secret

The beauty you deserve

The Daily Post

The Art and Craft of Blogging

Paperless Tales

My life is what I have made it! Come on this journey with me and explore some of the thoughts about things that has happened in my past, present, and see whats to come of it all!


Live Rich Without The Money

Grace to be Imperfect

A Christian's Journey through Social Anxiety

Chubby Bubby

Okay, brain fart... Engage!

Faith, Sigh, and DIY

Hi! My blog is eclectic but mostly I blog about spiritual issues (faith) and how our faith is impacted by our mental health, especially depression (the sigh.) I also throw in some DIY. Hope you find my blog helpful and inspirational.

Harbidemy's blog

Life. Faith. Marriage. Motivations

The Adventures of Kathy

And now these three remain: faith, hope and love. But the greatest gift is love. 1 Corinthians 13:13

Two Flew Over the Empty Nest

Chirps from a New Perch

Crazy Beautiful Life Solutions

Life Coaching & Motivational Company

Planting seeds in God’s growing garden

Be inspired by planting Gods seeds

Banter Republic

It's just banter

The OCD Mama

Hakuna Matata

%d bloggers like this: