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Morehead State’s MSUCorps accepting donations, applications for Build-A-Bed program until Feb. 14

The MSUCorps AmeriCorps Program and its partners are gearing up for their 10th annual Morehead Build-A-Bed Project to provide beds to children who are living in homes with not enough beds or none at all. Applications will be accepted from Jan. 2-Feb 14, 2020. Applications can be found at www.moreheadstate.edu/buildabed. Applications can be submitted online or in paper form. The MSUCorps AmeriCorps...

Norma Oliver’s Furniture Rescue: Colorful child’s table, chairs set would make great gift

Don’t you just love furniture made for little children? I love seeing child size chairs, benches, tables etc. made just for their creative play and imaginations. Even better, is seeing it painted in bright and cheerful colors in a whimsical way.   The two matching chairs I’ve had for well over a year, just wasn’t sure what I wanted to do with them. But then I came across a cute little...

Norma Oliver’s Furniture Rescue: Small corner shelf table, now black n’ blue

This corner shelf was sitting out at a neighbor’s yard sale a few weeks ago. It looked nice, but I really wanted to slap some paint on it….so I did because that’s what I do.   I liked the black wrought iron so I left that part alone. The overly glossy wood shelves were not my style. Aubusson Blue chalk paint was the color that would look great with the black wrought iron trim. This was...