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Val Frania
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I'm a blogger, crafter, DIYer, wife, mom and grammie. I am consumed with a desire to make a difference in the lives of those around me. My God is my stay and my reason for being.
I'm a blogger, crafter, DIYer, wife, mom and grammie. I am consumed with a desire to make a difference in the lives of those around me. My God is my stay and my reason for being.

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In June I started a challenge for my FFB members and we just completed it this month. I gave them 9 challenges along with other additions like scavenger hunts through FFB, “Name that quote”, “First one to answer this question,” etc. It’s been a fun ride…
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  A Night Stand Named Darbi Occasionally I get to keep one of my projects. It's super hard for me to watch my pieces go out the door when I sell them, but I comfort myself when I look down at my hand holding the cash! LOL   This one came from a…
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#sponsored ART– noun plural noun: arts; plural noun: the arts 1. The expression or application of human creative skill and imagination, typically in a visual form such as painting or sculpture, producing works to be works produced by human creative skill…
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A Furniture Artisan in the Making – 12 Year Old Isaac Does that sound like a title full of hype? It's all true and I'm as amazed as I promise you will be.   Just keep reading…   My 12 year old grandson, Isaac, helped me put together a furniture re-design…
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#sponsored   The Second Part of My Upcycled Hall Tree Project. First I painted a door for the back drop of my hall tree. See it here: Antique Door Hall Tree Part 1. Now I'm showing you the seat part I've attached. It was an antique radio base that I found…
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About 4 years ago… We bought several doors at an auction house that had been stripped off a house that was being torn down. The house was over 100 years old and falling apart.   Here is one, How to Upcycle an Antique Door Part One and How to Upcycle an…
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A trip to Door County in Wisconsin has often yielded us treasures. Well, treasures to be that is. This one. This carved end table was sitting, as you can see, in a consignment warehouse. This consignment shop appears to be a quaint little shop on the main…
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Sponsored Post   Some would correct my title and say I should use the term "chest of drawers" but I'll stick with how I was raised and use the word "dresser" – since that is what I've always heard and said. I still say "pop" instead of "soda" much to the…
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"Clarissa" Just before I opened up my new membership site, Furniture Flipping Forum, I put together a three day course showing how to take an all wood accent table "from messed up to dressed up." It was a big challenge because it was in very rough shape…
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#sponsored   My DD tagged me on a FB bombé chest ad. So we drove out to take a look. As I was looking at it, the lady told me she kept getting "no shows" and was so tired of people saying they'd come by to take a look and then never show or message ……
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