About Shelly @ 100Things2Do.ca

Single Mom, Blogger, DIYer, furniture refinisher and lover of all things crafty.

Updating my outdoor coffee table

Update your patio set by whipping up a new tabletop for your existing furniture.  Today I’m sharing plans to both build your own outdoor coffee table, and/or just replace an existing one with a new wood top! 

Do you have patio furniture that has seen better days?

Have you ever thought about updating it instead of buying new?

I built this patio coffee table back in June 2018 – out of scrap bits of wood I had in my garage – and I […]

2022-05-20T12:09:45-04:00May 20th, 2022|BUILD IT, DIY|0 Comments

Build your own outdoor side table

With about $30 in lumber and a bit of your weekend, you too can build an outdoor side table inspired by a $400 designer version.

*This post contains Amazon affiliate links to products I used in building this outdoor side table.

Happy Monday folks!

I am so excited about this project – in fact, I’d say it’s my favourite build so far this year!

I’ll start at the beginning; my parents very kindly gave me their “old” patio set.  I put “old” in quotes […]

2022-05-09T13:54:37-04:00May 9th, 2022|BUILD IT, DIY|0 Comments

Make your own tiered plant stand

Sure you can buy tiered plant stands for $100 and up, but why buy a flimsy version when you can custom make one to your height and specs?  These easy build instructions will have you whipping a tiered plant stand out in an afternoon!

Are you tired of plant stands yet?

I apologize for two in a row, but it’s SPRING!  If you aren’t thinking of planting and bringing some life to your yard now, then when?!

This was the plant stand I […]

2022-04-22T11:24:35-04:00April 22nd, 2022|BUILD IT|0 Comments

Ladder plant stand – for maximum green on a minimum footprint!

Whether your green thumb is for indoors or out – this ladder plant stand offers maximum space for your plant babies and gives a ton of display and decor options within a very small footprint.

Good morning and Happy Easter for those celebrating!


Well, the calendar tells me it should be Spring even though the weather still brought snow this morning.

Regardless of weather, the sunshine and birds chirping has me itching to get out in the garden and clean up the […]

2022-04-17T12:28:42-04:00April 17th, 2022|BUILD IT, DIY|0 Comments

Scrap wood shoe rack – learn to bend wood!

Basic instructions for building this scrap wood shoe rack – with the option to learn how to bend wood at the same time!

Good morning everyone!

Today I’m showing off a scrap wood shoe rack I built for a friend.  Not just any old shoe rack – no – this bad boy is made entirely of scrap wood and includes a fun element of learning to it… like how to bend wood!

I’m including measurements on how to make the same shoe rack […]

2022-04-05T11:35:57-04:00April 5th, 2022|BUILD IT|3 Comments

DIY Quilt rack – double hanging

A convenient and pretty way to store and display your blankets, this DIY quilt rack is made up of 3 rectangles of wood.

Remember my simple blanket rack I shared with you about a month ago?  I love it and it’s absolutely perfect for my family room, but I wanted to try a second blanket rack – a double hanging one – in case there were those of you that wanted more of a display rack than just a storage […]

2022-02-19T13:09:32-05:00February 19th, 2022|BUILD IT, DIY, ORGANIZE|0 Comments

Shakeology protein balls

Since I’m not a food blogger, I’m not going to ramble on and on and make you scroll endlessly to get the recipe for these scrumptious chocolate Shakeology protein balls.

I will add one more line here to say they are absolutely DELICIOUS and you really need to try them if you are any kind of health journey.

Shakeology protein balls

2022-04-05T11:41:10-04:00February 18th, 2022|RECIPES|0 Comments