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Shara, Chasing A Dream

Hoosier cabinet part 2

Sometimes I work on projects that are easy. They turn out as planned and I’m pleased with them. Some times they don’t quite turn out as planned, but I love them anyway. Other times I work on projects that…

Hoosier cabinet part 1

About a month ago, my husband’s aunt asked if I’d be interested in an old hoosier cabinet they had been keeping in their basement. Of course I couldn’t turn it down. You kidding? So we brought it home. This…

Getting out of my box

I’m not good at thinking outside the box. No, really, I’m not. I’m a mathematical/engineering/scientific thought-type person. I’m not an artist. I think things should follow step by step instructions. There should be procedures and guidelines and if I…

Awful to Awesome–Remaking Mom’s Ugly Chairs

Furniture is expensive.  I mean, like, for real.  And add the word “vintage” or “antique” in front of “furniture” and now we are talking EXPENSIVE.  (I couldn’t think of a word that mean even more expensive than “expensive” so…

Demolition week

I am really struggling how to and when to write posts. I feel like such a slacker because I haven’t written one in over a week, but I don’t have a lot of “updates” on my projects. I haven’t…

I am a blogger?

This is my first post on my first blog. Does that make me an official “blogger?” The second I press the publish button will I become the real deal? Whatever that means… I never thought I would have started…