Friday Faves + Frugal Finds: fall finds and home decor

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Hey everyone!  Hope you have had a good week!    I got more done on the kitchen that I plan to share with you next week – so ready to have it all done!   But first let’s share some fun frugal finds… I am so ready to move into the fall season of yard sales!  […]

New $4.00 thrift store light fixture in the kitchen (Kitchen Makeover)

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Next step in the kitchen makeover was doing something about that not very pretty fluorescent light!  If you have missed the previous kitchen makeover posts you can check out the before pictures here (oh, those wood edged laminate countertops – so glad those are gone!), picking out and ordering new laminate countertops from Home Depot, 10+ beautiful […]

Friday Faves + Frugal Finds: fun finds at Goodwill

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It’s almost getting too hot for yard sales here in south – we have had temperatures reaching almost to 100 degrees and heat index way above 100!  It’s hot!  So this week after I dropped my nieces and nephew off at Vacation Bible School I was glad to pop in a nice Goodwill I don’t […]

Friday Faves + Frugal Finds: Yard sale and Goodwill finds

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My husband and I took a short overnight trip to Chattanooga last weekend and of course I was keeping my eyes out for a Goodwill (or two!).  We found a big one Saturday morning right in the same parking lot where we were getting our coffee that morning and they were having a 50% off […]

Friday Faves + Frugal Finds: Goodwill shopping spree

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A few weeks ago my friend Leah, who blogs at Embracing Grace, was in town for the week.  So we set aside some time that week to get together and do lunch and catch up.  Luckily her hotel was within a mile of a really nice Goodwill which she had already scoped out so we […]

Friday Faves + Frugal Finds: Goodwill Target finds

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Many times I walk in Goodwill, look around, and walk back out with nothing.    Prices too high, junk that I just don’t need, or whatever. But then occasionally, I walk in and find so much that I end up having to get a cart and leave with a big bag of finds!  This was the […]

Curtains in the Master Bathroom

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The master bathroom is almost done and I am so excited to have it done and move on to finish the master bedroom and work in other areas of the house.  So here’s where I started with for curtains back in December – outdated, hadn’t been touched in over 10 years, beige from floor to […]

Thrift store shopping spree in Charleston, SC

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If you followed me on facebook or Instagram this weekend you know I did a massive thrift store shopping trip and you all begged to see my finds so I thought I would share them with you today.  My husband and I went to visit some friends this weekend that live outside Charleston, SC – […]

Christmas front porch and an easy layered Christmas wreath

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I just love Christmas lights and candlelight sparkling and flickering in the night, don’t you?  Let’s take  a peek at my Christmas front porch tonight! I am loving my new Rustic DIY JOY sign (tutorial here) and so glad that now that my shutters and door are black instead of burgundy I can go crazy […]