For the Home
Adding Style: Taking "Architect" Lamps Out of the Office
A good tutorial for making your own wood signs.
Media room with a bar to eat while watching a movie... this is SUCH a good idea! Or a second row while having a beer /snacks and still be in the action! Or a place for your drinks while sitting on the couch :)
be thou my vision....Lyrics as a mural. She hand drew them then projected them and used black paint pens on white wall.
Summer Moss Heart Wreath. Etsy.
These 10 common house plants help purify or clean indoor air in addition to good ventilation and air filters. Did you know that if any of your carpets have been treated chemically (like Scotch guarded, or a color retention wash) release off gases of those chemicals over time? Another good reason to gave air purifying plants in your home.
Perhaps the most re-pinned item I've come across, but it is awesome! Interior design cheat sheet. Excellent site for info on curtains, rugs, table sizes, etc.
Take 4 canvases, paint them a solid base color and add any vinyl or stenciled design.
Mirror frame using crown moulding--and NO mitered corners...I like this even better than the way we did ours.
How to get your dirty whites clean again... HOT HOT HOT water, 1 cap of laundry detergent, 1 cup powdered dish washer detergent, 1 cup bleach, 1/2 cup borax. you have to rewash it once to put softener in but it's the whitest you'll ever see your whites. If you omit the bleach it works great to get stains out of colors too (baby spit up is no longer a stain on OLD clothes)
wood planks + branch scraps for a unique striking shelf
Goodbye to yellow armpit stains! 1 tsp. Dawn, 3-4 tsp. Hydrogen Peroxide, 2 tbsp. baking soda. Mix together, rub in, and be amazed!
Acid stained concrete flooring with gloss finish. So easy to clean & goes with hardwood floors in the rest of house, plus NO GROUT!! Did this a few years ago, wished I done it 24 yrs ago when I bought the house! LOVE IT!
Article on how to be a more Christ-like wife. (with Bible verses to back each suggestion up)
YIKES!! Hidden shoe rack storage behind coat rack. Definitely the new plan.
De-tarnish ALL your silver ALL at once... line your sink with aluminum foil, add 1/2 c table salt, 1/2 c. baking soda, fill with hot water, then dump in all your silver! Let sit for about 30 min. The tarnish all transfers to the foil! Thanks, Susan Branch!
This is the magic recipe the ladies from the Garden Club gave me. If you run into some antique linens and want to make them look like new, here's your recipe.