Tag Archives: Habitat for Humanity

Mid November

It’s Monday, and we’ve hit the middle of November. How did that happen? It seemed like fall just got here, and now we are 41 days from Christmas morn. There’s not a lot of gardening going on here. The deadheading … Continue reading

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DIY – Ironing Board

A couple of years ago, I bought a folding wooden TV tray at our local Habitat for Humanity store for $5. I painted it with exterior paint to match our chicken coop, and we used it for a table to … Continue reading

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DIY Bulletin Board

I love DIY projects, and this project started when my daughter showed me a picture from a magazine of a great bulletin board with shutters over a desk area. The one in the photo opened and closed on hinges so … Continue reading

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DIY and Grandkids

What a fun combination – a DIY project and two grandkids. This spring we bought a table for $3 at the local┬áHabitat for Humanity┬áRestore┬áthat was perfect to put near our chicken coop. It was a nice solid metal table but … Continue reading

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Gardening and Repurposing

I love the word, repurposing. It sounds so much better than salvaging or being frugal. Repurposing a work bench into a potting table – it’s Yankee gardening at its best. After a dear friend passed away, his wife asked if … Continue reading

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