I am extremely grateful for my childhood. My family didn’t have much during my younger years, but I had a rich childhood.
As a single young mother, I thrived on making beautiful rooms in our simple homes. A jigsaw and basic sewing machine were my tools. Turning yard sale and thrift shop finds into loved treasures.
Through time I worked hard and earned more money. My passion for DIY projects remained and actually grew over the years. So did my collection of tools! There are three DIY behaviors that I developed during those lean years: