Backyard Blues

This is my first post in a series about backyard entertaining with Lowe’s. Find out which fireplace I chose in post #2 – it can be found HERE When we bought this home it was brand new and there was no landscaping at all. It had also been on the market […]

A $10 side table redo

I think this might be my favourite furniture redo yet. I’m really in love with it. This little $10 1950s side table was cute when I bought it despite the fact that the finish had water rings on it and it was flaking off on the top. Still, it was […]

Teacher Appreciation Gift Printable

Can you taste it?  Summer freedom is just around the corner.  No more lunches to pack or permission slips to sign.  No more homework, no more books and you’ll earn zero dirty looks from the teacher if you end the year with this beauty of a teacher appreciation gift.  I […]

Coffee Bar Free Printable Art

I recently aquired a new coffee maker.  I had one of those single pod machines prior and it served me well but I was ready to graduate to something that offered more choice.  I no longer wished to be at the mercy of the pod makers in terms of beans. […]

What to Look for in Thrift Stores to Resell

My post about Starting a Side Business Flipping Used Furniture seems to have been of interest.  I’m so glad!  So I thought I’d follow it up with some examples of what to look for when you’re out at thrift shops or scouring VarageSale and Kijiji.  These are the sorts of […]

Start a Side Business Flipping Used Furniture

How to Make a Side Income by Flipping Furniture Working from home has been one of the biggest challenges of my life (try speaking to a business contact on the phone while your son screams for you to wipe his butt from the bathroom) and yet it is one of […]

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