Decorating Our Lake House on a Thrifty Budget; The Shabby Chic Guest Room

One of my favorite ways to decorate is Shabby Chic. I picked one room in the house that I could Shabby Chic my brains out…One of the guest rooms (we love having guests) Although it is a work in progress, I wanted to invite you in to take a look at what I have done … More Decorating Our Lake House on a Thrifty Budget; The Shabby Chic Guest Room

My Famous Ultimate Neiman Marcus Chocolate Chip Cookie Recipe

This is my most requested cookie recipe. I’ve been making these for years, mostly for the holidays but we are currently in quarantine along with the rest of the country and I have to keep busy, so today is cookie day. It’s April, we are in northern Michigan, it is beautiful and sunny but it’s … More My Famous Ultimate Neiman Marcus Chocolate Chip Cookie Recipe

Dollar Tree Crafts Tic Tac Toe Farmhouse Decor Games Rustic

How I made this Farmhouse, Rustic, Distressed Faux Wood Block Tic Tac Toe game. I used the large foam dice from Dollar Tree. You need nine for this craft. They come in a two pack. I painted them with waverly chalk paint. I used three coats of the paint in Plaster. After they dried, I … More Dollar Tree Crafts Tic Tac Toe Farmhouse Decor Games Rustic

Dollar Tree Faux Wood Blocks Made From Foam Dice Farmhouse Rustic

Here is my take on the faux wood letter blocks. I see a lot of these with the word “HOME” or “LOVE” and I wanted to make one with the word “LAKE” since we have a place on the lake. I used the foam blocks from Dollar Tree, painted them with Waverly chalk paint in … More Dollar Tree Faux Wood Blocks Made From Foam Dice Farmhouse Rustic

Dollar Tree Garden Fence Candle Holder Diy Rustic Farmhouse

I took this plastic fence from dollar tree and made this faux wrought iron candle lantern. I snapped off the stakes with pliers then sanded the rough edges. I then started to bend it into the square shape. This was the hardest part because the plastic cracks easily. Once I got the shape, I connected … More Dollar Tree Garden Fence Candle Holder Diy Rustic Farmhouse