Where do I Buy 1/8″ Birch Plywood?

Many people struggle to find 1/8″ birch plywood to re-panel their walls.  I mentioned here that we purchased ours on special order through Home Depot.  I’ve rounded up some other options that people have mentioned as sources for this much sought after paneling.

Tips for Finding 1/8″ Birch Plywood

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How Much Does it Cost to Repair a Vintage Trailer?

cost to repair a vintage trailerHow much does it cost to repair a vintage trailer?  Every person who answers this question will have a different answer.  Chris and I failed to keep track of how much we spent over the last six years.  The answer probably falls somewhere between ‘too much’ and ‘our mental health should be questioned’.  I imagine the same can be said of a lot of hobbies though. Continue reading “How Much Does it Cost to Repair a Vintage Trailer?”

DIY Shower Leash

D.I.Y. Shower Toiletry Leash

I made this DIY shower leash back in the spring.  Today, I made one for each member of my family.  Remember in this post when I said I don’t craft because I end up spending $50 on supplies when I could just buy the item for $5? A while back, I discovered a great product for taking my body products to the shower house at the campground.

Then, I figured out how to make it for $5.  Thank you Dollar Tree! Continue reading “DIY Shower Leash”

6 Mistakes We Made When Buying a Vintage Camper

Buying a Vintage Camper

Just to clarify, buying a vintage camper was not a mistake on our part.  I’m not writing this to tell anyone they shouldn’t seek out a little vintage camper of their own.  In fact.. Continue reading “6 Mistakes We Made When Buying a Vintage Camper”

4th of July Bunting and Garland

4th of July Bunting

I’m not a seasonal decorator.  When we first got married, I thought I would be that wife and mom with the beautiful fall display of mums and the banner across the fireplace announcing spring has arrived.  I tried.  I really did.  When I put the spring banner on the mantle, it didn’t come down until June or July. Continue reading “4th of July Bunting and Garland”