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Constructing A Cool Mailbox From A Pallet - For Under $13!

We needed a mailbox for the farm – and wanted it to match the barn and surroundings. After looking...

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Sunflower Garden Decor - A Repurposed Project

I love a great thrift store find. But what I REALLY love is laying my eyes on something and...

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Wooden Salad Bowl To Succulent Garden

I love to junk and one thing I see over and over is wooden salad bowls. When I scored this beauty...

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Easy and Unique Seashell Bird Feeder!

It's no secret that I have a TON of collected shells stashed around the house, just begging to be...

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1st Junk Garden Project of 2014: Reclaimed Wood Flower Pot Holder

A couple of old boards, hose clamps, and strap hinges come together in an easy terra cotta pot...

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Wishing Well - All Scrap Wood

Too much time on my hands made this over the weekend, and it is all from scrap wood. This definitely...

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Have a Rotted Tree in Your Yard? Build a Fairy Door!

My rotted tree in my back yard. I have wanted to do something with this tree for quite some time.

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Repurposed Garden Globe

This garden globe had graced my garden for many years and was a little worse for the wear. It was...

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Recycled Glass DIY 'Glowing' Garden Lights

You may remember I posted a pic the other day of my recycled glass garden art tower... well after...

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Caring For Hummingbirds Through the Winter

As the hummingbirds migrate throughout the winter, keeping fresh food available to them will provide...

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The Easiest Way to Make a Fairy House

Why buy a teeny, tiny little fairy house, when you can make your own? Besides being a lot cheaper...

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How To Create A Beautiful Outdoor Nativity Scene

I want to share with you how I create this beautiful outdoor nativity scene, step by step. There’s a...

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GARDEN POOL DECK. SCAFFOLD BOARD PROJECT.

My spring project. A pool deck for the kids in the garden

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DIY Lace Decoupaged Garden Containers

Embellish simple garden containers, like a bucket, vase, or watering can into a beautiful unique...

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Anthropologie Inspired Bird House Art

Spring is here and I'm on a gardening kick! I love lots of color and whimsy in my backyard, and I'm...

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June Garden After A Wicked Winter

After a brutal winter that seemed to go on forever, my garden is finally coming back to life. Some...

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Vegetable Garden Markers Using Picture Frames

I love being organized and knowing exactly where things are at all times. Can anyone else relate or...

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A Privacy Wall Doesn't Have To Be Boring Anymore

It started out simply being a lattice privacy wall. OK, I was a ninny. I "thought" it would provide...

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Quick and Easy Curb Appeal

What can you make with a $2 ladder, $6 worth of flowers, and purses by the pound? A very bright,...

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Fairy Garden Doors: Easy Craft Stick DIY

Welcome the wee folk with these fun and easy DIY fairy or elf doors fashioned from popsicle or craft...

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Mason Jar Bird Feeders ~

The perfect storm! A box full of old pot lids a bunch of mason jars & a buy one get one free sale on...

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Attract Butterflies By Making A DIY Feeder in 6 Simple Steps

Don’t underestimate the butterfly – it’s more than just a pretty garden addition! There are 561...

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How to Make Great Outdoor Arrangements for Christmas

Making your own gorgeous outdoor arrangements doesn't have to be overwhelming. I've broken it down...

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Garden Decor How-to: DIY Painted Vintage Window

Dress up your outdoor decor with this colorful DIY Painted Vintage Window project by Katie Gaines...