Painted Pretty Pumpkins

September 22, 2014 by 6 Comments

We’ve spent lots of time and energy updating the interior of our home.  This weekend it was fun to spend some time creating some Painted Pretty Pumpkins to fancy up the exterior for Fall! My little guy helped me load my basket with five pumpkins, …continue reading

Kitchen Cabinet Hardware – Vote

September 11, 2014 by 34 Comments

Enough kitchen drama, right!?!?  I’m taking a breather from bringing in any contractors for a bit.  I’ll keep using the laundry room sink for now.  My focus today, picking out the accessories.  Kitchen Cabinet  Hardware — want to help me choose!?!   We have been …continue reading

Kitchen Remodel Nightmare

September 10, 2014 by 22 Comments

I told you about my Kitchen Remodel Goes Bad!?!  Instead of getting better, it turned into a Kitchen Remodel Nightmare!!!  I hope you’re okay with one more day of remodel woes!?!  The story just wouldn’t be complete without this update.  Here I am looking at …continue reading

Kitchen Cabinet Inspiration – Totally Dreamy

September 9, 2014 by 5 Comments

Before starting my kitchen remodel, I gathered a ton of inspiration pics and ideas.  Today I thought it would be fun to show you my very favorite Kitchen Cabinet Inspiration.  This kitchen is from the home of Amy Zantzinger, George W. Bush’s social secretary for …continue reading

Styling Striped Walls – You Pick!

July 24, 2014 by 32 Comments

This week my kids are at grandparent camp and I’m taking advantage of every moment!  In my world, living to the fullest means frequent calls and texts to my sweet mother-in-law, even as she’s busy with my three littles.  Earlier today I sent this text …continue reading

New Fabric for My Piano Bench

July 10, 2014 by 59 Comments

The other day Little B and I went to Hobby Lobby in search of New Fabric for My Piano Bench.  As much as I like white, this seat is not machine washable and after many years of use, its looking overly loved.  Time for a …continue reading

Easy Way to Update Light Fixtures

July 8, 2014 by 5 Comments

When we moved into this house almost a year ago we set out to make this place our own.  We covered up all the mustard yellow, hunter green, and dark chocolate walls with my favorite paint color, Gray Owl.  Paint brightened each room so much …continue reading

Tips for Hosting a 4th of July Party

June 12, 2014 by 1 Comment

This is a Sponsored post written by me on behalf of TIKI® Brand. All opinions are 100% mine. Celebrate the land of the free and the home of the brave this 4th of July by grilling in the backyard with friends and family. Here are some great …continue reading

Finally a New Coffee Table

June 3, 2014 by 9 Comments

Finally a New Coffee Table!!!  Remember this house tour the other day!!?  I love every room in this Remodeled Modern Home Tour — and the furniture!!! I especially loved that coffee table.  So much I couldn’t resist this mixed metal table while at Target the …continue reading

Tips for Hosting a Backyard Shower

May 29, 2014 by 5 Comments

This post is brought to you by TIKI® brand. All opinions are 100% mine. I love a reason to celebrate new beginnings – baby showers and wedding showers are always so magical. My favorite place to host these events is in the comfort of my …continue reading

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