Upcycled Aluminum Frying Pan Planter

The aluminum frying pan was in our “get rid of” pile after doing some spring cleaning, but we decided to upcycle/repurpose it. For a while we weren’t sure what to do with it due to our inspiration taking a very extended vacation.

Create Because You Enjoy Creating!

“The essential part of creativity is not being afraid to fail.” -Edwin H. Land I recently received some advice on creating things and now I’m passing it forward. You should create whatever you feel like creating and not care what other people think about it…. as long as you’re happy doing it, then who cares! […]

Small Tillandsia Screen

A Tillandsia screen is usually a framework with a series of wires strung inside the frame to support a number off Tillandsia. Remember the Tillandsia Wall Installation we recently did? Yeah, that’s basically a Tillandsia screen.

The Bee Hive Made from Trash

“Beauty is in the heart of the beholder.” -H. G. Wells This is a bit offbeat but thought I would share

Civilization’s End: Mother Nature’s Bitch-Slap

“That’s the thing about Mother Nature, she really doesn’t care what economic bracket you’re in.” -Whoopi Goldberg This may be a bit “out there” but here goes…

Easy Framed Monogram

“Simplicity is the ultimate sophistication.” -Leonardo da Vinci This is a very easy recycle/repurpose project idea that you can do to personalize

Two Seconds of Comfort Kills Old Growth Forests

“To me a lush carpet of pine needles or spongy grass is more welcome than the most luxurious Persian rug.“ -Helen Keller Let us ask you this question: Is your two seconds of comfort really worth the destruction of the planet’s trees and old growth forests?

Easily Renew the Outdated

“I deeply believe that a beautiful decor can have a beneficial influence on our lives.” -Albert Hadley A trip to the second hand store or your attic will save you bundles of money if you renew outdated home décor.

DIY Garden Burlap Lamp Shade

“Being frugal does not mean being cheap! It means being economical and avoiding waste.” -Catherine Pulsife We have this floor lamp that has fallen over too many times to count and the shade has been fixed, taped and stuck back on every time. Stupid lamp!