DIY Outdoor Solar Lamp DIY

DIY Outdoor Solar Lamp Upcycle from TMTOMH Too Much Time on My Hands 120px

It is high time for more summer entertaining and I had to do something about my patio lighting situation! We have only one outlet on the wrong end of our yard, so I had to get creative and figure out a solution. I always see ugly old brass lamps at the thrift store and I ... continue reading

Upcycled Shutter Flag

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I have had three old shutters hanging out in my "junk" pile in my garage for the past 2 years. I just saw something on Facebook the other day that said something about all you need for invention is a good pile of junk-and it's so true. When I am feeling creative and don't have ... continue reading

main ingredient monday-computer upcycles

20 computer upcycle ideas

Welcome to Main Ingredient Monday! 1 Main Ingredient + Tons of Creativity = 20 "New" and amazing projects I feel like after just one year a computer is out of date and there are newer and more exciting models that people jump for. While I am not in a position to get a new computer ... continue reading

Cereal Box Star Tutorial

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I am still getting ready for the patriotic season! Last week I gathered up all of our old cereal boxes and made these super cute stars. It couldn't have been an easier and cheaper project. I love the idea of making some for the Christmas season as well. I traced big and large stars onto ... continue reading

Happy Earth Day TV Spot

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I had a blast....A BLAST on the Everyday show on Fox 31 Denver today. In honor of Earth Day today, Hometalk sent me to share 5 DIY projects you can make using an old cardboard box. Here are the details for each of the projects: Framed Memo Holder, Rolling Burlap Crate, Twig Flower Pot, Wall ... continue reading

Cardboard Box Upcycle into a Planter Box

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Are you tired yet, because I sure am. We have been awash in cardboard upcycling for Earth Day! THINK OUTSIDE THE CARDBOARD BOX I actually have loved doing this "series" and feel like it could go on forever. The possibilities of what to do with a cardboard box are truly endless. I made a memo ... continue reading

Upcycled Wall Typography DIY

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Oh that's right, I am still on my THINK OUTSIDE OF THE CARDBOARD BOX theme for Earth week! I always love upcycling materials and who doesn't have a few extra cardboard boxes lying around. I already made a message board, a closet organizer, and a rolling crate out of cardboard boxes and tonight, I have ... continue reading

Industrial Rolling Cart DIY

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I promised you that this week would be THINK OUTSIDE OF THE CARDBOARD BOX week, and I wasn't lying! For this cute little project I used an old shipping box. I cut off the top, but saved the pieces to create a sturdy bottom for my crate. I used a roll of burlap. I just ... continue reading

Diaper Box Upcycle

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Let's just call this week, "Think Outside the Cardboard Box" week! I shared a cardboard box memo board last week and I have 2 more coming this week, so hold onto your hats folks, we are in full on Earth Day mode round here. My linen closet is a hot mess. I have seen so ... continue reading

Bundt Pan Umbrella Planter

Bundt Pan Patio Table Umbrella Planter from Too Much Time on My Hands 120

EASY, EASY, EASY! This project was so simple and I just love the pop of color on my patio table now! I have been searching for the planters that fit around your umbrela on your patio table and was not happy with the prices I found.  I didn't want anything too big, but was hoping ... continue reading