Happy Sunday Friends! I’ve been sharing about our tiny, 1940’s beach cottage renovations and last week we spent the week wrapping up some of the projects we are working on. It’s not 100% finished but getting close.
Spring arrived early in NC and we were able to enjoy almost summer like weather while visiting our coastal home.
As we were leaving, the reality of early March returned with cooler temps. It was nice while it lasted.
This week was also filled with so much sadness and it was a time of reflection and many prayers.
I re-read one of my original posts about our journey to living a simple life and decided to share it today on Dirt Road Adventure.
It’s not the best written piece, but it’s a true story. You can see it here.
It was perfect for a week of vintage and thrift store shopping.
We were able to do some decorating and finally found the perfect coffee table.
Well, it’s not a coffee table but rather a Vintage French Champagne Crate that we transformed into a coffee table.
We spotted it at The Ivey Cottage Consignment Shop in Wilmington, NC.
It had been there long enough to drop to the lowest price and then another 15% off that.
I’m still doing my happy dance over here.
It was such a great find so next, we visited Legacy Salvage to find some reclaimed wood for the top of the crate.
It turned out great and provides us much needed storage in the 460 sq. ft. cottage.
Coffee Table Video
In addition, we added an accent wall to the living room and although it’s not 100% finished, here’s a sneak peek.
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Features This Past Week
I was so excited to see my raised garden beds in this post – Susie Harris Blog 36 Raised Garden Bed Plans
Cheap DIY Raised Garden Beds post can be seen here.
Adventures at the end of the dirt road
This is a look back at all my adventures this past week.
In case you missed it!
These are the posts that I shared last week and if you missed anything, here’s your chance to catch up.
Adventures off the Dirt Road
Why Didn’t I Think of That?
Each week there are so many wonderful blog posts and I’m sharing some of my favorites with you today.
There are so many creative ideas and I’m always asking myself, “why didn’t I think of that”? LOL
What a clever idea to dry roses! Check all Mary’s tips here.
CoCo at The Crowned Goat gave us these 19 Quick & Easy Spring Decorating Ideas.
One of my favorite DIY projects – How to Make DIY Twig Plate Chargers
Bits & Pieces
29 Healthy Recipes for Easter – Simply 2 Mom’s
Creamy Balsamic Tomato Soup – Stacy Ling Bricks N Bloom
How to Start A Vintage Booth Business – Dabbling and Decorating
Podcasting Equipment Needed – White Arrows Home
Budget Friendly St. Patrick’s Day Shamrock DIY Ideas – DIY Beautify
Thanks so much for stopping by today. I hope you have the best Sunday!