Donna Williams

Hi, I'm Donna, and I'm a junkaholic. My passion is creating cool decor for my home out of salvaged finds. Beginner building projects, photography, and plenty of inspiring DIY is served up weekly. I'm also an outdoor fanatic, mom of a teen son, and two cats that charm me to pieces. 

Five Steps to Lasting Joy

The key to feeling happier starts with committing to just that: feeling happier. Make a happiness decision right now, and then use the following tools to back that up with action rather than just waiting for good things to come your way. According to research by happiness researcher Dr. Sonja Lyubormirsky, changes in your circumstances (e.g., moving to a nicer apartment) made people happier for 6 weeks, but changes in activities (e.g., spending time with a new friend) made people happier for at least 12 weeks. ...more
COFFEE brings me happiness, but so do so many other very simple everyday mostly FREE things.  I ...more

Blogging Your Way to Happiness

Everyone in the BlogHer community enjoys the written method of expression. You enjoy a good cry when you read a touching a story, you get mad when you hear about injustice, you feel compassion when you read about hard times, and you feel joy when you read about celebration and success. When you are the writer, you invoke a feeling in yourself that allows the reader to embrace the emotion you are experiencing as you type your way to self-expression. ...more
Creative people seem to have a need to spread the love of what they create and require a way to ...more

Love and Happiness: How Love Can Keep You Happy

Do you want more love in your life?Do you want more happiness in your life?More love and more happiness help create your upward spiral*!The only pursuit that may be more popular than the pursuit of happiness is that of unconditional love. Our soul’s deepest desire is to be held, caressed, nurtured, cared for and accepted for being ourselves. ...more
Peaceful moments, quality friends that offer support, family that loves you back, a warm home, ...more

Love and Happiness: How Love Can Keep You Happy

Do you want more love in your life?Do you want more happiness in your life?More love and more happiness help create your upward spiral*!The only pursuit that may be more popular than the pursuit of happiness is that of unconditional love. Our soul’s deepest desire is to be held, caressed, nurtured, cared for and accepted for being ourselves. ...more
Peaceful moments, quality friends that offer support, family that loves you back, a warm home, ...more

The $100 Question: Who Looks Better As They Age -- Women or Men?

Welcome to The $100 Question, where fellow BlogHers are asking questions ... and every answer could be worth one hundred dollars! ...more

Either or, depending how they take care of themselves. I've seen both age wonderfully and others ...more

The $100 Question: What Do You Miss Most About Summers?

Welcome to The $100 Question, where fellow BlogHers are asking questions ... and every answer could be worth one hundred dollars! Let's meet today's host: Melody Meiners from Girls Guide to the Galaxy ...more

Hanging out with my best friend, Sue. We were glued together at the hip nearly. Why did we have ...more

The $100 Question: What's Your Next Dream Decor Purchase?

Welcome to The $100 Question, where fellow BlogHers are asking questions ... and every answer could be worth one hundred dollars! Let's meet today's host: Donna from Funky Junk Interiors ...more

Oh Totally get the kiddie pool! We're so in love with ours and couldn't fathom a summer without ...more

The $100 Question: What's Your Next Dream Decor Purchase?

Welcome to The $100 Question, where fellow BlogHers are asking questions ... and every answer could be worth one hundred dollars! Let's meet today's host: Donna from Funky Junk Interiors ...more

Thank-you Rookno! :)

Donna

Like DIY junkin'? Come on ...more

The $100 Question: Tell Heidi From Legally Heidi How You Stay Balanced

Welcome to The $100 Question, where fellow BlogHers are asking questions ... and every answer could be worth one hundred dollars! ...more

I shut off all electronics, put down the dishes, leave the unfolded laundry, and announce to my ...more