Painting My Kitchen Cabinets – Again

Painting Kitchen Cabinets - "Chelsea Gray" by Benjamin Moore

So... I'm working on another makeover here, and it's not one that I'm particularly excited about. However, it needs to be done! If you've been around for a while, you might remember when I repainted my kitchen cabinets. I used "Old White" chalk paint by Annie Sloan, and I loved it. However, it's not … [Read more...]

No Man is an Island… but a crafty woman can build one!

Our kitchen island was a hunk of junk. Honestly - it has a been a serious source of rage. I bought it second hand for about $50, I can't remember exactly how much. It was an online ad, and I drove like 40 minutes to pick it up... so when I arrived and saw how crappy it actually WAS, I was in a … [Read more...]

The Little Bookcase That Could

BEFORE

I like to rescue things. Sometimes animals, but mostly furniture. So when I was driving down the street and saw this sad, neglected, discarded little thing, I knew I had to give it a home. Home awful that someone thought it was beyond help, not worth caring for! Furniture has feelings too you … [Read more...]