coonRapids, MN, US

I am wife, mother, daughter, sister, friend. I am an advanced practice nurse / cardiac nurse clinician. I operate (surgery) with two cardiac surgeons in Mpls and take care of their (our) patients in the ICU. I am also a business owner, The Round Barn Potting Company, in Andover, Mn. I mix old with the new and highly recommend JUNK. My business is housed in a 100+ year old Round Barn so you are surrounded by the JUNK atmosphere the minute you walk in!! The 3800 sq ft space is totally changed every season.......

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Member Since: 08/22/2008

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Show off those Jewels

This old screen was perfect to display my jewels for my first Holiday Home Tour / 2007.... the store sold out of these vintage beauties that night.  I only wish I would have kept one...

Casual Vintage

I came across these wonderful vintage lamp shades.... all on the same day!  Sweet find.  Hang in a cluster for the added drama....add some tarnished silver and wa

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Re: Out of this World Chandelier

The light is something to see!! It hangs, right now, over the check out counter at my store....and pictures DO Not do it justice. Thanks for sharing Lanette.

Re: How to Make an Indoor Window Box

The last picture revealing the finished project is absolutely beautiful. Sue, your talents are endless....I could use your talents at my Barn... in your spare time :0) - yeah right. I am interested in carrying the new mag....if you or Kimberly want to share your stuff on the North side of town. Merry Christmas. Lori

Re: Show off those Jewels

I use a medium gauge wire to hang the jewelry. Put a small bend on the screen side and a large hook on the jewelry end. It's easy then to add more hooks as you accumulate more necklaces....too fun.


Re: Casual Vintage

Hi guys, still a little shy....just gettin' my feet wet. Kimberly, I was sad you missed the tour....I posted about 50 pics on my blog...I hope you had a chance to check them out...Sue, thanks again for that day and your Great post.....L