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Toolbox shelf for a Christmas hot cocoa bar

Every Christmas, I love to dream up a new hot cocoa bar idea. Blame it on our currently blustery weather! It. Is. COLD. And we west coaster Canadians aren’t use to it. So this year, a cheater idea came to mind. How about a toolbox shelf? I love...
by Funky Junk Interiors on Dec 8, 2016

Reclaimed wood Christmas Sleigh Rides arrow sign

I love love LOVE snow! As long as I don’t have to drive in it of course… But I think my love for snow stems from growing up on the dairy farm. A snow day flat out meant it was time to hook up the toboggan behind the tractor, with Dad towi...
by Funky Junk Interiors on Dec 6, 2016

DIY Salvaged Junk Projects 356

  DIY Salvaged Junk Projects 356 Every Friday, 7 PM through Sunday 11 PM Pacific Hello friends!  It’s been a super quiet this past week here. Have you noticed?  I’ve started a few things, written a few things, but havi...
by Funky Junk Interiors on Dec 2, 2016

Bits And Pieces Of My Christmas Porch Decorations

I started putting my Christmas porch decorations up but didn’t get finished before heading to Arkansas. I sure didn’t get the rake wreath made. Christmas Porch Decorations The Noel candle from the... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my w...
by Petticoat Junktion on Dec 1, 2016

4 tips on making the right decisions

If you are anything like me, you struggle daily with unanswered questions. To make matters even more interesting, I’m an over thinker type. If I get overwhelmed with a tricky situation or worse, if given OPTIONS (oh, the death of me!), I tend t...
by Funky Junk Interiors on Sep 6, 2016

Black and White DIY Abstract Art

I’ve been dreaming of some abstract art making for what seems like eons.  I’ve been oogling the amazing Black and White DIY Abstract Art for years and finally made myself sit down and crank some out.  Funniest thing?  This project is s...
by The Bold Abode on Aug 29, 2016

Summer patio revamp with a reclaimed wood farm table

I can’t believe I’m actually sitting on a newly painted, AND clean patio, compared to just one short week ago! It must have been all that rest we took this summer. I knew once home I’d be antsy to get productive, but I had no idea I...
by Funky Junk Interiors on Aug 25, 2016

My New Junk Finds Need A Lot of Love

Petticoat Junktion I made a trip to my favorite junk shop! You guys know all about it. If you’re new here I’ll give you the details before this post is over……..promise. I know there is a slat... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my w...
by Petticoat Junktion on Aug 24, 2016

Lessons from a dream farmhouse tour

Hi friends! I so miss having a cool DIY to share, or showcase some of my trip adventures. Truth is, I’m playing catch up with appointments galore, and visiting my sweet sister in the hospital, that has just had surgery...
by Funky Junk Interiors on Aug 19, 2016

DIY Salvaged Junk Projects 341

DIY Salvaged Junk Projects 341 Every Friday, 7 PM through Sunday 11 PM Pacific Happy weekend, everyone! I’m currently on this kick to ‘finish my house’… so as you can see, finished spaces greatly inspired my selections th...
by Funky Junk Interiors on Aug 19, 2016

When the water said, “Finish the house.”

Could you imagine flying all the way to some dream travel location, then unpacking to a condo that had unfinished floors, or half done trim? Your first thought would probably be… “Wow, did they not respect me enough to provide me wit...
by Funky Junk Interiors on Aug 15, 2016

DIY Salvaged Junk Projects 340

DIY Salvaged Junk Projects 340 Every Friday, 7 PM through Sunday 11 PM Pacific Hi weekend partiers! Something went haywire with the scheduler… but we’re up now! Glad I checked… No more aloha here, it’s hello once again fr...
by Funky Junk Interiors on Aug 13, 2016

An inspired by wildflowers bikeride

Well, our Hawaiian adventure has come to a close. We are officially now home, and I’m busy nursing jet lag, wading through 6 weeks of mail, and cuddling the cats. Ohhh my cats!!!! I didn’t feel the ‘dread’ of coming...
by Funky Junk Interiors on Aug 11, 2016

Organization | Tackling the Junk Drawer

It’s time to start preparing my home for all the insane early mornings that the new school year will bring. As a self-proclaimed organization junkie, I like to try to tackle any small projects that need to be done before the school year starts...
by Our Holly Days on Aug 5, 2016

A trip full of happy twists – Hawaiian travel update

Where did the time go?! I realize I haven’t blogged much this past little while. Between a laptop computer that isn’t cutting it speed wise, (upgrade ahead!) and lazy wifi, and… well, the overwhelming amount of pictures to weed thro...
by Funky Junk Interiors on Jul 31, 2016

A Few Useful Moving Helpers

**Please note that this entire moving experience has made me come to grips with my privilege in a most tangible way. Everything that I have written about, joked about, complained about, or simply observed comes from a place of extraordinary fortune a...
by dawnponders on Jul 28, 2016

Stupid Sh** Authors Post in Response to Negative Reviews

I get it. I really do get it. One star reviews can be painful. Especially if they get personal. Authors get them, if you don’t have any, thank your diety of choice. I’m currently up to 14 1-star reviews on Amazon for all the books, but the majori...
by Parajunkee's View on Jul 27, 2016

COCKTAILS for JUNK FOOD DAY

JUNK FOOD: Food containing low nutritional value, high levels of calories, sugar, fat, salt and chemical food additives.Although Michael Jacobson, co-founder of the Centre for Science in the Public Interest which was founded in the early 1970's, is m...
by The MARTINI DIVA™ on Jul 21, 2016

Blogger Pet Peeves – A Dishing Junk Special

It seems to happen more and more, either my propensity for “looking away” has diminished, or people just DGAF anymore. Blogging has exploded, petered out and then exploded again with a veritable lunacy of every make, model, and variety of crazy.
by Parajunkee's View on Jul 20, 2016

July 21 Junk Food Day

Each year on July 21st we observe Junk Food Day. “Junk food may be dangerous to your health.” This day is dedicated to the foods that everyone loves to snack on. Junk food by definition is usually high in fats, sugars, salt and calories and conta...
by TodayDayInfo on Jul 20, 2016


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