Brass lamps updated with spray paint

Brass lamps updated with spray paint

I found this matching set of brass lamps at a thrift store for $3.03 each. I envisioned them painted...

Fall table (with DIY Pumpkin topiary)

Fall table (with DIY Pumpkin topiary)

Had a lot of fun decorating my kitchen table for fall! With many seasonal items from Better Homes...

$2 Thrift Store Bench Becomes a Modern Chevron Beauty

$2 Thrift Store Bench Becomes a Modern Chevron Beauty

Picked up this wood bench for $2.02 at a local thrift store. It was the perfect candidate for a...

Homemade laundry detergent

Homemade laundry detergent

I have been experiencing for several months making and using homemade laundry detergent. After...

Dining room makeover

Dining room makeover

My dining room was the first room I completely redecorated. I added wainscoting (picture frame...

Easter garden

Easter garden

I wanted to create a visual reminder of what Easter means to us. Loved this Easter garden idea. A...

Neutral Christmas mantel

Neutral Christmas mantel

I wanted to go with a different theme this year for Christmas - no red or burgundy - all neutrals!...

A New Farmhouse-style Kitchen Light Fixture -  for $4.00!

A New Farmhouse-style Kitchen Light Fixture - for $4.00!

I am in the midst of a budget kitchen makeover and one of the major things I needed to change was...

Spring Tulip Wreath

Spring Tulip Wreath

Inspired by a wreath I saw floating around on facebook, I created my own version of a tulip wreath....

My Favorite Fall Mantel!

My Favorite Fall Mantel!

I love all my seasonal mantels but my 2013 fall mantel will go down as one of my absolute favorites!...

Christina @ The Frugal Homemaker
Christina @ The Frugal Homemaker