DIY Playlist

As you may know, we do A LOT of DIY projects around here.  And if you know us, you know MUSIC is MANDATORY during this process.  Who are we kidding?  Music is mandatory for just about any occasion. We thought we would share our salvagesista’s TOP 10 DIY PLAYLIST with you.  It is sure to get […]

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Roasted Tomato Caprese Pasta

Roasted Tomato Caprese Pasta, The Dinnertime Story Once there was a girl who loved to make the most with what she had. One day, she found herself with some extra baby tomatoes. She noticed there was a slight wrinkling to their skin but knew they were still VERY GOOD TO EAT. In fact, she knew it […]

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The art of the Sunday Drive. Whether you go on a Sunday or any other day of the week, take a moment to enjoy life. Life gets so busy that often we forget it won't ever get done. We have to just go out and smell the roses or flowers. Spring time in Southern Oregon. Resting and relaxing.

The Art of the Sunday Drive

The Sunday Drive! An automobile ride with no destination and no rush! Is that foreign to you? When we moved back to Oregon, from Arizona, we were hoping for a simpler life.  Less big city and more nature. AND THEN LIFE HAPPENS! …………………..jobs, kids, bills, responsibilities, etc! Sometimes you forget to breathe. Then one beautiful […]

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Want a fun gift idea? This DIY flower pinata is not only easy to make but this was used with materials on hand (reuse/upcycle). Taking some cardboard and tissue paper it's a snap to make. Get your kids involved for a fun craft day. This is great for Mother's Day, birthdays, wedding or baby showers, or just a girls night out or girls night in. Great and inexpenisve present for the special lady in your life.

DIY Flower Pinata

Who, no really….WHO???…..doesn’t love a Pinata? So tell us……why are these reserved for kids and their parties?  Can’t a mom get a Pinata? Whether it’s for ~ Mother’s Day Birthday Girl’s Night Out/In Baby/Wedding Shower ….Or just because ~this DIY Flower Pinata is just what will send your party over the top. And really, wouldn’t […]

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Participating in the ORC (One Room Challenge) Calling it Home, with our Game Room Makeover. This is the inspiration board we are going for. Salvaged or reclaimed wood, ping pong table, dart board, red and black. This DIY will be on a budget. Come join us each week to see how we are doing.

The One Room Challenge – Game Room

One of the first things you hear about in real estate is ~ LOCATION, LOCATION, LOCATION! When we purchased our home a couple of years ago, it was strictly due to location and budget.  And while we love our neighborhood, our home…let’s just say there is (and has been) a whole lot of PROJECTS! {If you […]

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