Antique Barn Wood Table

We are hunkering down and trying to make our backyard a more inviting space for entertaining.  But what do you do when you do not have a whole lotta cash?  You use what you have.  You become creative and inventive. 

My goal was to create a table for my back porch to use as a little herb garden.  The thought of opening my back door, and just snipping fresh herbs excited me.  Our garden is waaaaayyy in the back yard, and I usually become distracted on the way to the garden.  How are my chickens doing?  Oh, I gotta play with the dogs.  Oh, the swing set looks like fun. You get the idea.

So I went to my husbands workshop, and did some digging.  I had acquired some awesome antique barn wood a year ago, and it has been used for various projects.  So I found some longer pieces of the siding.  I then took some saw horses, found some bright red paint, and went to work.

Here is what I came up with.


The last touch was adding my children’s old cowboy boots.  I may plant some herbs in them, but for now, I filled them with rocks, and I think they look great!

This project was fun, easy, and everyone who comes over loves it!  Most importantly, it was cheap.

Have fun creating!

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