Upcycled Accent Storage

  Back in February while Mike was away visiting his family in Holland, I finally decided to take the time and tackle the makeover of this piece we salvaged from the items in the Mac house makeover ๐Ÿค“ Firstly it got a good scrubbing with some TSP cleaner. Next it was taken apart and I [...]

A Refreshed, Rental Investment

So we bought a second, or I guess I should I say, third house, a couple months back ๐Ÿ’๐Ÿปโ€โ™€๏ธ Hubster found a bank repo for sale in a town 15 or so minutes away from us, so we went and were the first people to take a look. The rest is history ๐Ÿคช This one [...]

A Pop Of Color, Whereupon To Perch

Some spare bar stools were purchased from you guessed it, the Facebook market place ๐Ÿคช๐Ÿ‘๐Ÿป   Though officially our kitchen island only fits four, weโ€™ve had one extra person/mini person sit on each end during visits, so we needed the extra bum rests๐Ÿ˜œ This specific makeover took an oddly long span of time for me [...]

Sanded Down Storage Solution

Hi! It's time for another before and after... which seem to easily be my favourite type of thing to post about ๐Ÿคช   Iโ€™d spotted this on the Facebook buy and sell page and loved the front panels and felt like they had the dark ish tropical kind of vibe Iโ€™m aiming for in our [...]

$70 Sofa & Love Seat Makeover

And finally, some details about the mini couch makeover the sister and I undertook! ๐Ÿ˜ We often send each other postings of goodies that are for sale in the local areas, ooing and awing and just as quickly saying 'no' and forgetting about them ๐Ÿคช This time, that was not the case. The moon phase [...]

The Mac Makeover Reveal!!!

Another short story in the book of our lives, is coming to a close... by short I mean 4 months worth ๐Ÿ˜‰ The Mac House project, has officially been completed!!! ๐Ÿ˜†๐Ÿš๐Ÿ›  Now, if you havenโ€™t seen the first post about us getting possession of The Mac House, stop now and go read this ->ย Mac's Possession [...]