Category Archives: second-hand success

Navajo Quilt Progress and DIY Headboard Bedroom Ideas

Here’s a look at the quilt I have been working on this month. So far it has over a thousand pieces and its considered the most amazing thing Kyle has ever seen me make.  90% of the quilt is made … Continue reading

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library file end tables

If you ever come across a metal or wooden index file cabinet hold on to your hat because it could turn into something functional not just super cool. This wooden one is pretty sweet and would look awesome with some … Continue reading

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Western Romance

Being a rancher is something my husband idealizes not just because Red Dead Redemption but because folks like Robert Duval and Clint Eastwood brought it to life on the big screen.  Oh yeah, and both Kyle’s parents grew up  on a ranch and the evidence … Continue reading

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I’m all Jacked up on Junk

So much has happened this week that it’s hard to know where to start; one thing is certain:  junk. After a few weeks of searching I found a boat that was priced to sell.  It measures about 14 feet and … Continue reading

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Rain Dance

No, I didn’t forget to post something this weekend and Yes, I left my camera in the rain.  So much was going on this week I decided to give it a theme: BIG.  BIG THUNDERSTORM with BIG GUSTS OF WIND like a … Continue reading

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Doing it for Free

Doing it yourself is pretty awesome.  Doing it for free is even better.  So we know that you can find landscaping rocks for free, last friday I found free compost, yesterday I found free wood for raised garden beds, and … Continue reading

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Generations of Love

Sometimes the best things in life come from other people.  You don’t always know who they are but you can create a story or an image based on evidences left on their discarded belongings.  I once gave a beautiful leather … Continue reading

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