My Dining Table Part I: Sanding the Table

After moving from California to Minnesota, Dave and I were on the hunt for our very first house.  A couple months after moving back, we found it..the problem being that we now had to furnish it.  Being the economically conscientious people that we are, I opted to check out Craigslist for a few household items.…

Chalkboard Paint (on jars)

We have used quite a bit of chalkboard paint for various walls at church.  My husband has a chalkboard wall above his desk, there’s one in our upper youth room and now there’s one in our lower youth room (for the main purpose of displaying menu options).  We then started using it to label some…

Cable Picture Hanger

Alright, here’s another project we just completed for our lower youth room (which is sooo close to being done…and yet so far away.)  In our upper youth room, we have pictures hanging from vertical wires (which we found at IKEA a little over a year ago and now we can’t find them anymore) but while…

Instagram Inspiration

As I mentioned in my very first post, my husband is Associate Pastor for Youth Ministries and our latest endeavor is to redo our lower youth room (more on that when the entire project is done).  Our fabulous intern this school year is Caroline and she has so many great ideas and is incredibly crafty…