Friday, August 14, 2009

Welcome To My Junky Blog

It's my day, my SITS day. Yeah for me! SITS is awesome--thanks Heather and Tiffany for all you do! I have found so many wonderful blogs through SITS, and I hope some of the visitors today, will become a follower and be back in the future. My blog is a little about my family, and a little about my faith, but mostly about JUNK!
I like to paint junk:

Transform junk:
Made from an old chicken coop door and playset ladder.
Cupboard door into chalkboard.
Wine rack made from sewing machine drawer.


Ladder made into a message center.
Repurpose junk:

Thanks for stopping by and have a junky day!

182 comments:

  1. Happy SITS day.

    Love your furniture makeovers.

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  2. Your repurposing of items is wonderful. You are very talented. Wishing you a scent-sational day in the SITS limelight.
    Patty

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  3. OMG! I love what you're doing! You've given me some great ideas for old pieces of furniture we have lying around our house. Looks like a trip to the paint store is in order!
    Have a great SiTS day!

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  4. You are one creative lady! Love your furniture makeovers! Awesome! Happy SITS day!

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  5. Congratulations on your SITS day. I love the message board!

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  6. Wow. You are seriously creative. I'm totally in awe!

    Happy SITS day! I hope it's a great one!

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  7. I love how you've renovated your old junk. Lol you've done great work. Congrats on being FB today. I hope you have a great SITS day!

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  8. Congrats on your SITS day! Your work is amazing!! What a talent!

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  9. Awesome stuff! :) Happy SITS Day!

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  10. WOW! such talent! amazing stuff - it looks like you have a lot of fun with it too - you rebuild or paint only? happy anniversary too btw!

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  11. OH! MY! WONDERFUL!!! What great things! Love it! Happy SITS day!

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  12. You do many wonderful things with the goodies you find. Your artwork is superb!
    I look forward to each new artistic piece!

    :) Jan

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  13. :-) Enjoy your SITS day! Good for you! You're really creative.

    I love the chalkboard and the wine rack. Esp the wine rack!

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  14. I love your makeovers! I'm never quite clever enough to figure stuff like that out.

    Happy SITS day =)

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  15. Congratulation for being featured on SITS.

    You are very creative :D

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  16. happy sits day!!
    and might i say....wow! i love your junk! it is amazing!!! that sunflower table and stool....seriously SOOOOO cute!

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  17. wow i love what you have made here!! so inspiring!!! I've recently become a junk addict too. found you off SITS and I'm a new follower :)

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  18. Happy SITS day! You have quite a fun talent!

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  19. Those things you remade art great! A friend of mine, a former Pastor's wife, used to think up craft ideas using junk all the time for our kids' Hobby Club at church. The kids loved it! I have a junky blog too--(miscellaneous stuff) and have added you to my blogroll.

    Happy SITS day!

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  20. This is my first comment, first page I'm stopping at via SITS and I'm loving it so far! Happy SITS day!

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  21. Happy SITS day! I love seeing your creative ideas, and I visit often.

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  22. WooHoo!.....congratulations on you day in the SITS sun!
    Wishing you a most beautiful day today

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  23. I'm a person that finds it hard to throw things away so most of the time we reuse it. It's great to see some with talent turning things into modern furniture. Great job!

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  24. Stopping by from SITS and Australia to say hello! I love your handywork! gorgeous!

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  25. I love your junk! You do such a GREAT job!!!

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  26. This is the coolest stuff ever! The chalkboard is my fave. Hugs, Jen

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  27. Happy SITS day!! I think you must have a magic wand.

    Now, get over here and wave it over MY junk!!!

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  28. Hi,
    You are my kinda girl! I love all of you wonderful transformations!
    I'm hooked!
    Have a terrific SITS day!
    Cindy,
    www.chalkaboutit.blogspot.com
    www.photophit.blogspot.com

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  29. happy sits day.. im a follower now.. your blog is great!!!!

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  30. Stopping by from SITS. All I can say is Wow, you are talented!

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  31. Great makeovers. Have a wonderful day with all of the gals from SITS.

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  32. Ohhh, have a wonderful SITS day! :)

    Be sure and pop by & follow!

    -Laila
    www.randomweavings.blogspot.com

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  33. Congrats on your SITS day.. love your painting.
    xx

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  34. Hmm. I already have blogging, dare I bookmark you and add to my addictions? You've got talent!

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  35. Visiting from SITS! Congrats on your day. That first picture of the trunk, I have one too but it was my great-great aunts over 100 years ago. When I was a teenager I refurbished it. It keeps my prize possessions now.

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  36. Happy SITS day! Love your "junk".

    Steph @ Stick It in the Fridge

    pleasestickitinthefridge.blogspot.com

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  37. What a fun Blog you have here! Glad to have found you. Happy SITS day!

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  38. You are WONDERFUL! I love the way you repurpose "junk"!

    Your post are sweet and I felt blessed to have found your blog.

    God Bless and Happy SITS Day!

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  39. Happy SITS day! Enjoy! I love the chalkboard you made from a cabinet door-would love that in my kitchen :)

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  40. Happy SITS Day! Wow, you are way too clever for me! If I tried to do one of these makeovers I'd never get away with it.

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  41. Truly trash to treasures and wonderful repurposing!

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  42. Wow! Love your work! I look forward to following your blog!
    ~Dee

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  43. Love your makeovers! Great work!

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  44. Happy SITS day!!

    I wish I was that creative, I am so impressed. I love the chalkboard from the cupboard door, what a fab idea!

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  45. You have fabulous junk!!! I was inspiried thinking about all the junk my hubby brings home that could be transformed - I am going to keep looking around for more ideas.

    Happy SITS day!

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  46. Happy SITS day!!! You've got some fabulous projects on your blog!!! :-)

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  47. Happy SITS Day!! You are so very talented!!!

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  48. Beautiful stuff. Happy SITS day!

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  49. Awesome transformations...love them.

    Happy Sits Day!

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  50. Wow girl you are really good. I loved all your redo's!! Congrats on your SITS day. Now I'm off to explore your blog more.

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  51. OK...your makeover items are absolutely BEAUTIFUL! Wanna come over to our place and make over some of our junk? Better yet...can I send you to my mom's place in Montana? You'd be there for MONTHS! : )

    HAPPY SITS DAY!

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  52. Wow! Talk about talent! You have an amazing imagination and skill!

    congrats on being the FB!

    Have a great day!

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  53. Happy SITS day. I love your blog!! I am following you now and will keep checking you out.
    Sheri
    http://sherisstory.bogspot.com
    http://miraclemomas.blogspot.com

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  54. The furniture makeovers are simply awesome.. very creative of you.
    Happy SITS day :)

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  55. Congratulations! I love you blog. :)

    I've been on a crazy repurposing mission this month myself. I love it. Know everytime I look at trash or old clothes I would have normally donated to Good will, I see free fabric for more crafts!

    Have a great weekend!

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  56. You are awesome!!!! I think you need to be my REAL friend so you can sell me your treasures!!!!

    Happy SITS Day!

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  57. Have w aonderful SITS day. You are certainly a talented junk painter.

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  58. Congrats on being featured today!! Love your junk! Especially the magnet board from the iorning board. You are so creative.

    Have a great day!

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  59. OMG great stuff- love the ladder! happy day!

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  60. your work is lovely and inspiring! I am so glad that you are a featured blogger on SITS today!!!!! Going to go look around some more! ( i gotta get some chalkboard paint!)

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  61. Wow, I love your blog! Your furniture makeovers are so neat! Congratulations on your SITS day!

    www.americantribal.blogspot.com

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  62. You're a rock star! Have a saucy day and enjoy the love while we enjoy getting junky!!

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  63. Happy SITS Day Sitsa:) You are a beautiful artist! I can't wait to get to know you:)

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  64. Happy SITS day! Have a wonderful weekend! =)

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  65. Those are such creative ideas!! Can't wait to look around your blog some more!

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  66. Happy SITS day!! You are so creative I am so jealous!

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  67. Wow, you are really talented! I can't wait to check back and see what else you've done :)

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  68. Oh a woman after my own heart...I love you! I also love to repurpose random junk and will love following your adventures :)

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  69. Wow! You are so crafty and creative and you've turned junk into ingenious masterpieces. I love it!

    I also collect antiques, but I'm not so good with refinishing them. I'm not real creative either. The last creative thing I did was turn an old picnic basket into a storage piece for the bathroom. Sitting next to the toilet with a magazine on top, it opens and inside there's extra TP and female hygiene products.

    Have a great SITS day!

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  70. These are lovely! And such an eco-friendly way to reinvent old pieces and make something useful, pretty, and functional :)

    And please do stop by my blog and enter our eco-giveaway!

    Happy SITS day!

    Faye @ GreenOrganicMama.com

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  71. Wow! I love what you do! I am all about repurposing, so it is great to see a new take on it! Congrats on your SITS feature today!

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  72. Ooooh your blog will be SO interesting to read!! Thanks for the vision! Happy SITS day!
    PS- You're a lover of Jesus? You may love our blog areyoutheremomitsmegod.blogspot.com

    Hop on over and give us a look!

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  73. Wow, you are sooo talente. I love all the stuff you've shown here. I wish I could do that:)

    Happy SITS day!

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  74. Great blog. Love your makeovers.

    Happy SITS day!

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  75. I love the wine rack. Happy SITS Day!

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  76. Happy SITS day! I must say, I wish I could be half as creative as you are with all the junk I have hiding around the house - the message center was an awesome idea, and I'm amazed by how authentic your wine rack looks! =D

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  77. Happy SITS day!

    Your makeovers are amazing! If I was to see an old chicken coop door, I would send it to the trash pile to burn.

    You have just opened my eyes to new ways! Thanks!

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  78. You are SO creative, happy SITS day to you, and I will be back to keep checking you out! I'm at www.anniebakes.blogspot.com. anne

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  79. Wow! What you do is exactly what I've always talked about doing but never actually done. Thanks for some great inspiration. From one SITSta to another!

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  80. CONGRATS!!! Happy SITS day to you! You deserve it!

    Will we be seeing you at the ND JunkFest?

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  81. I lovelovelove this! I am a painting novice...spray cans, etc. But this is another level. Please live with me. thank you.

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  82. I love all of your "junky" things! You are so creative! Congrats on being featured and have a great day!

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  83. Stopping by from SITS. Love your blog!

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  84. LOVE your projects...everything looks so great.
    Congrats on your SITS day, Enjoy!

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  85. Thank god for SITS or else I would never realize the scope for creativity out there by moms.

    My fav is the win rack.

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  86. These are AWESOME. Will you come by my house and transform some of my stuff???

    Found you through SITS. Congrats on being featured!

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  87. Very cool. I like the idea of making something new and useful out of something old and completely different. Happy SITS day to you.

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  88. HAPPY SITS DAY! Hope this day is super special.

    I love your blog and all of your wonderful creations. You are really talented! I can't wait to read and see more. I'll definitely be back.

    Have a wonderful weekend!

    Many Blessings,

    Teresa <><

    http://toomanyheartbeats.blogspot.com/

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  89. I want that sunflower chair RIGHT NOW. I also will be needing the wine rack as well!! Too cute!

    Enjoy your SITS day!

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  90. happy SITs Day. love the trunk at the top. so cute. great work.

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  91. And now, I have to look up just what SITS Day is! It would seem it is a day for you and your creations to be discovered! Wow! ~Mindy

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  92. Visiting from SITS. I am so glad I found your blog. I just love home decorating ideas, especially before and afters!

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  93. Great job on repurposing! I love your junk! and you are an inspiration!

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  94. Congrats on SITS!! Love your blog! Instantly started following!

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  95. Great work and very creative! But what do you do with the pieces when you are done? Do you keep all of them or sell some?

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  96. You have a gift girl your creations are amazing!

    Congrats on your sits day!

    Blessings

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  97. Cute Blog. Congrats on being the featured Blogger! Enjoy.

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  98. happy SITs day - man I like your junk!

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  99. Wow, girl, you got talent!!! (and my talent is to appreciate it when I see it, so believe me I know;) Happy SITSday!

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  100. You are very talented! I should box up my entire garage and see what you could do with it!! Have a great day!

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  101. Congrats on being the FB today!! I love what you've done to those pieces!! They look great.

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  102. Congrats on your SITS day!

    Wow, girl, you are one creative and talented lady!! I'm sitting here looking at all these creations with my jaw wide open. I would have never thought to do any of that...we have so many old cabinets laying around that I could easily turn into chalkboards!!

    You'd probably have a field day finding things in our home to restore....wow!!

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  103. Happy SITSday! Love your blog just signed in to follow you. Have a bless day ('.')

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  104. Congrats on being the SITS featured blogger!

    I love that you use things that you use recycled materials for your projects. The earth thanks you!

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  105. What a cool blog! I love the junk! (grin)

    Happy SITS day in the sun for you.

    Blessings,
    LMM

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  106. I LOVE IT! Saturday will be my day to set out on a hunt for a "project" I anticipate not being any good @ it but I have been so inspired by these blogs and yours just put the cherry on top! =D very cute.

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  107. Congratulations! Shine! Shine! Shine! In the Spotlight!

    I want you to paint my junk!

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  108. I JUST LOVE ALL OF YOUR JUNK! (HEE) I JUST RECENTLY TURNED AN OLD COFFEE TABLE INTO A GAME TABLE. NOT NEARLY AS IMPRESSIVE AS WHAT YOU DO, BUT I AM HAVING SUCH FUN! HAPPY SITS DAY!

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  109. What cool ideas, very nice! Hope you have a wonderful SITS day, enjoy!
    T.

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  110. Your amazing - I'm following! I wish I could do things like that. I love the ladder organizer. Is that on your blog? I want to make one.

    Happy SITS day! I will be back.

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  111. Congratulations on being the feature blogger at SITS!! Your painting is beautiful! I love the trunk and the bed side table!

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  112. Happy SITS day! I love painting junk too. Sadly my husband is not so keen on it. He prefers our junk to be proudly displayed in its natural state.

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  113. Happy SITS day to you! Your junk is fabulous!

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  114. How creative are you!!! I wish I had that talent. Happy SITS day to you!!

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  115. Wow! You are talented! Love, love, LOVE the red, sunflower painted stool and table! Visiting from SITS, enjoy your day :)

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  116. What an awesome blog!!! love your ideas and am looking forward to reading more! :)

    Congrats and Happy SITS day!

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  117. Hi!
    Stopping by on your "SITS day" to leave a comment.
    What beautiful things you've made from "junk." I love the trunk in the first photo! I'm glad I stopped by for a look.
    Happy SITS Day!

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  118. Wow you are pretty creative! I always admire people who can do those kind of projects! Happy sits day!

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  119. Hi. I just found SITS today and it looks like I'm suppose to say Happy SITS day! I love your work, especially the wine rack. Very creative. God Bless!

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  120. Enjoy your SITS day - you have an awesome talent!

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  121. HELLO FROM SITS! I love blogs where folks show off their craftiness! Your stuff is so cute! Happy SITS day!

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  122. I wish I could look at stuff and see something different. That is an awesome ability.

    Congrats on FB!

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  123. Oh no, now you've got me thinking what I can do with my junk! Not my junk in the trunk, god knows there's plenty of that to go around, but the junk in my house!

    Love your ideas!

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  124. Happy SITS Day!!

    You do amazing work with "junk"!!! Very talented!

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  125. Wow!!! You're so crafty! I love that painted trunk!! Congrats on your SITS day!!

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  126. Oh cool! I love junky blogs.

    Have a great Feature Day!!

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  127. Stopping by from SITS! You have awesome "junk"!!!

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  128. oh my gosh I LOVE your finds!
    Congats on being SITS fb...have a great afternoon!

    Dawn

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  129. well hi there. Congrats on your FB day from SITS.

    Love your "junk". Very cute!

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  130. Happy SITS day! You are very creative. Great idea with the ladder.

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  131. happy SITS day.

    you are super talented! I'm so impressed!

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  132. I love that ladder you turned into a shelving cabinet/media stand thingy.

    Great idea!

    I'm actually working on a post about school-themed decor for tomorrow on my blog: www.ineedprettythings.com

    Could I link to your pic?

    I found some really fun stuff. Can't wait to share.
    Have a good weekend!

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  133. Congrats on being featured SITSta! I love your "junk"! I hope you have a great day :)

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  134. I love your repurposed stuff! Happy SITS Day!

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  135. I'm visiting from SITS today. I really like your blog. You're very creative!

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  136. Happy SITS day. What a neat blog. I love looking at blogs where people re-make items. Yours is definitely cool!

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  137. I just love your gardening table! Stopping by from SITS!

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  138. happy SITS day!!!!!
    love your blog!!!!!

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  139. I love your blog and I LOVE your junk I will be back!!

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  140. Congratulations on your SITS day. Good job!! I love your crafty skills. Very fun blog at which to look.

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  141. I would buy that blue end table from you! If you don't sell your "junk" you should definately think about it!

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  142. It's your day! Congratulations.

    You're so talented. I love the trunk that you painted.

    And I love how you reinvented things that most of us would throw away.

    Visiting from SITS.

    Sweet dreams.

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  143. Congratulations on your SITs feature! I hope you are enjoying your day in the sun:-)

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  144. Wow! You've got talent girl! Happy SITS Day! I love everything but especially the ironing board thingy! What a cute idea!

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  145. Hi! A fellow angel Mommy & visiting from SITS. You do great work! Love it!

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  146. Hopping over from the SITS site to check out your blog. I love your pics. I am off to check your blog some more.

    Hop on over and visit me.
    hhttp://lovemy2dogs.blogspot.com

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  147. Happy SITS day! I love to find bloggers that share their faith in Jesus. I almost didn't get over here today. I am so glad that I did. I am now a follower.

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  148. Congrats on being a SITS featured blogger! Don't you just love getting all these comments? I like your site... and what creative ideas for repurposing furniture and found items! Very cool!

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  149. That trunk is beautiful. I love how winsome the white paint looks on it. You have such a talent! (PS: Happy SITS day.)

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  150. how cool!! happy sits day! LOVE that ironing board.

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  151. Happy SITS day to you! I LLOOOVVVE that trunk up at teh top of your post! Gorg!

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  152. Oh my I love all your JUNK!! I'm a lover of all things vintage and unique! Awesome blog!

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  153. Happy SITS day!

    Love your creativity with your projects...this is definitely a blog right up my ally & I'm going to follow it.

    http://erinbassett.typepad.com

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  154. Turning the ladder into a message center is pure, unadulterated genius. And the way you repurposed the ironing is absolutely brilliant!

    Congratulations on becoming SITS queen for the day!

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  155. You are super creative! Happy SITS day.

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  156. Happy (Belated) SITS Day! I love using things for a purpose they were not intended, but you take it to a whole new level. The ultimate in recycling. I'm awed!

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  157. Happy SITS Day! Your furniture and knick knacks are beautiful! Very inspiring and some great ideas! I love it!

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  158. Happy SITS Day! I love your furniture. I always wanted to be able to do such things. This is exactly the style I love so much and that I want to have soooo bad in my house HAHAHA.

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  159. Love your swirly designs you painted on the trunk and table! I have seen the cupboard doors at our local Habitat for Humanity...what a great idea to use them for a chalkboard!

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  160. OMH...too cute. Remember one's man's junk is another man's treasure. Creativity reigns and God is in His Heaven and all his Children said AMEN to that. hugs from a sista...hugs rozzi

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  161. GREAT BLOG, PLEASE CHECK OUT MINE, I THINK YOU'LL LIKE IT :) GIO

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  162. happy SITS day/sorry I'm late! was on vacation... am following you, because one of these days? I'm gonna do something creative. I'm pretty sure. Meanwhile, enjoying your creations.

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  163. LOVED that chalk board!

    Your 'junk' is beautiful :-)

    Since I'm a day late, Happy SITS Saturday Sharefest!

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  164. Happy SITS Day! Congrats! I love your blog. I just found an old vanity and gave it my own little makeover.

    Congrats, again!
    -April Posh

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  165. I'm only two days late in wishing you a happy SITS day! I hope you'll forgive me:)

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  166. Hello! Over from SITS, Congrats on your day!

    Thanks for the inspiration to paint again! I have SO many craft hobbies I have pushed my poor paint brushes to the side!

    Plus you, and the coffee buzz I have goin on, have inspired me to clean house, and make cute things! Thanks!

    Queen of Feisty

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  167. Oh my goodness, I am loving your site! I would love to do a blog swap with you if youre ever interested! You are so talented!
    -Stephanie
    stephd757@yahoo.com
    somewhatsimple.blogspot.com

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  168. Great ideas! I love the wine rack made from an antique sewing machine and the metal bulletin board.
    Thanks for sharing!
    sushikaydesigns@blogspot.com

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  169. I can't tell you how much I love the ironing board idea ... I'm going out to my shed to find my old one...good thing I save everything!
    Hugz ....Betty

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  170. Yes you are so creative, fun and stylish!

    Deirdre G
    Philippines properties

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