Friday

JORD Wood Watch

I've got this son.

Well actually I have four of those I guess.  But one of those, well he likes the finer things in life.

Wait.... they all like the finer things in life, maybe he's just better at saving his money when he needs to, so as to acquire those finer things.

His name happens to start with a J, the same as the maker of one of those F.T.'s in life.

And J likes watches.  His new favorites are JORD Wood Watches.

JORD Wood Watch, Bliss-Ranch.com #jordwatch


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Wednesday

Thrift Store Decor, Lampshade

It's the last Wednesday of the month and that means a quick redo of a cast off treasure someone else didn't want, but I did.
Thrift Store Decor, Citra-Solv Lampshade Transfer, Bliss-Ranch.com

Last month I redid an old clock, and for August I'm giving a pottery urn turned pottery urn lamp a new shade. 


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Tuesday

Vintage Inspiration Party

Welcome back to the Vintage Inspiration Party. We're so glad you are here!
The VIP is the place to share anything old, treasured, passed-down or tattered.
You can also share projects that were made to look old,
including repurposed and upcycled creations.

repurposed and upcycled


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Sunday

Bagel Make'n

Oh Bliss, if you hate blogging about food stuff so much how come you keep doing it?

How come you are talking to yourself too?

The answer to both those questions is... I don't know!

Easy New York Style Bagels, Bliss-Ranch.com


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Tuesday

Vintage Inspiration Party #202

Welcome back to the Vintage Inspiration Party. We are so glad you're here!
The VIP is the place to share anything old, treasured, passed-down or tattered.
You can also share projects that were made to look old,
including repurposed and upcycled creations. 

repurposed and upcycled
Take a look at what your hosts have been up to recently!


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Sunday

IKEA Rast Dresser Hack


I love a challenge.

I love to create.

So a creative challenge is right up my alley.

And a creative challenge where everything is supplied compliments of sponsors, with the chance to win something, well heck yeah - I'm in!

I 'm anxious to show you all the details of this hack-redo-conversion, and what basically amounted to a total transformation, so all of the build details are included.

But first you.must.see.the.finished.hack.


Feast your eyeballs on this beauty........

IKEA Rast Dresser Hack, Bliss-Ranch.com

Now pop those same eyeballs back into year head so you can see the before.  

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Thursday

Online Auction Wins

I'm fortunate enough to live within a reasonable drive of a few large auction houses.

These days with the internet they don't always host live auctions where a person has to stand in the hot sun or a cold shed for half a day waiting for that one item on the wish list.

With online auctions if you lived in Abu Dhabi you could bid and have your hearts desire shipped to you.  I just hop in the car and go fetch my auction wins.



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Tuesday

Vintage Inspiration Party #201

Welcome back to the Vintage Inspiration Party. We are so glad you're here!
The VIP is the place to share anything old, treasured, passed-down or tattered.
You can also share projects that were made to look old,
including repurposed and upcycled creations.  

Vintage Inspiration Party


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Thursday

Building Progress Two Months In

Anyone who has ever built a new home can close their eyes and still smell the fresh scent of the pine wall studs.  

I know I can, and walking into #1 sons house as it was being framed took me back to the time I first encountered that smell.  I loved that smell then and I love it now.

New Home Building, Bliss-Ranch.com

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Tuesday

200th Vintage Inspiration Party

Welcome everyone!
Would you believe that today marks the 200th Vintage Inspiration Party?!!
We're so glad you are here to join in with us.  
There are some party giveaways for you as well, so don't miss them below.
party features
Take a look at what your hosts have been up to recently!
Knick of Time
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Villabarnes
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Here are our feature picks from last week's party!
VIP Features
Angie pick
vintage card catalog
Betsy pick
vintage Shasta trailer
Carlene pick
ironstone collection display
Bliss Pick
nautical decor
Rosemary pick
antique crate storage
You Can Buy It
vintage wooden cutting board
VIP Featured Blog
Patina Paradise
If you were featured today, feel free to grab this button!
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giveaways
Giveaway #1. Win your choice of any 2 Vintage Sign Stencils!
To enter Look at the stencil styles HERE, and leave a comment telling me which 2 you would like if you are the winner!
Giveaway #2. Visit My Salvaged Treasures HERE to enter her wonderful giveaway as well!
Winners will be announced at the party next week!
VIP It's Your Turn
Let's see your Repurposed, Upcycled, Vintage & Vintage-inspired creativity!
(No foods or general crafts please)
By linking up at the VIP, you agree that your photos may be shared on social media to promote the party or featured in a round-up, with a link back to you.







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Sunday

Blooming Hydrangea

This is a first for me.  I think.

I've been waiting so long I can't remember if it happened before.

I anticipated it every year for the last four or five years, and for whatever reason, it just.didn't.happen.

Blooming Hydrangea, Bliss-Ranch.com


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