Anyone who knows me, knows I adore owls. I have to bring them home with me! So I did. And I spruced them up a bit.
This is what they look like now. I think they turned out mighty fine if you ask me!
Next on my list was a need for lamps for our master bedroom.
Here is what I found.
Isn't it gorgeous!? Hahaha. Not what you were expecting huh? I actually bought two of these for 5 bucks a piece. The other is brass as well, just a bit taller-which is okay with me. So this, became-
this, which became-
THIS! Sorry about the horrible picture. It was late at night and none of the pics were coming out very well. A new lampshade and new paint job spruced this up a bit, wouldn't you say? I came out a lot less than the 60.00 dollar lamps from TJ Maxx my hubby and I were drooling over.
Whoo hoo! I also got a new love-seat ( I have to sell my old set, it takes up too much room and I HATE the red.) a new stool that needs to be painted an covered (post on that soon) and some vintage cloth napkins. We are getting rid of throw away paper towels (post on that even sooner).
Oh yea, I also tried out a new recipe this week!
This is crispy tempeh with a tamari glaze and sticky rice. OH-EM-GEE. It was completely awesome! My inspiration came from this post I got off of Pinterest.
So what do ya think?
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