Kitchen Plan – Rough Sketch

August 11, 2014 by 6 Comments

I am so excited to share the makings of my dream kitchen with you!  You may remember a year ago we moved to the Dallas area after realizing middle school was fast approaching and Fort Worth schools weren’t meeting our kids educational needs.  We did …continue reading

Badly Designed Kitchen

August 4, 2014 by 9 Comments

I’ve been talking about wanting to remodel my kitchen since we moved into our traditional home almost a year ago, but I don’t think I’ve ever explained with much detail about my reasons for Wanting a Kitchen Remodel.  Last week, I showed you the kitchen …continue reading

Painting a Chalkboard Wall

July 29, 2014 by 6 Comments

I’ve started the stripes, thanks so much for helping me pick a fun striped pattern for the hallway, it was hard to decide because I loved all five styles!!!  Little B has been begging me to add a Chalkboard Wall to her room.  She already …continue reading

Recovering My Piano Bench

July 21, 2014 by 6 Comments

I covered my piano bench with white fabric years ago and it’s been collecting little fingerprints ever since!  The other day I finally decided it was time for Recovering My Piano Bench!  Little B and I found five fun options for fabric for my piano bench …continue reading

Organizing Power Tools

June 19, 2014 by 10 Comments

The two of us love checking off DIY projects.  I am so excited about our latest update!  We figured out a solution for Organizing Power Tools in the garage.  I’m loving having them in one location with the cords neatly wound up and not tangled! …continue reading

DIY Projects for Home

May 13, 2014 by 7 Comments

Yesterday — my dad, sis, and I biked several miles.  Today — rain, rain, and more rain.  I’ve grabbed my calendar and am jotting down some DIY Projects for Home that I totally want to try.  I loved looking through last week’s party and seeing …continue reading

DIY Spring Flowers – Trash to Treasure

May 12, 2014 by 2 Comments

Today, we have another great craft in our series, A Craft Made By You.   Emily from Elizabeth Joan Designs is here to share a totally creative tutorial for a real cute Spring Craft!   DIY Spring Flowers — I love a trash to treasure story, don’t …continue reading

Adding More Trim

May 6, 2014 by 6 Comments

Adding More Trim — because there’s never too much of a good thing, right!?!  I painted this room Gray Owl in its standard formula.  Then painted the master bedroom and bath Gray Owl at 50% and started wondering what I could do to lighten up …continue reading

Switch to Recessed Lights

May 1, 2014 by 1 Comment

Yesterday I showed you how I changed out the ceiling fan in the kitchen and today — Easy Switch to Recessed Lights from Pendant Lights and Then Back (if you’d like)! I totally value simplicity in my decor.  Maybe a little too much — it’s …continue reading

Wisteria Shade Above the Kitchen Table

April 30, 2014 by 11 Comments

Every house I’ve moved into has had a ceiling fan in the kitchen.  I sorta get it, I live in Texas and summers are CRAZY HOT!  As much as it makes sense, it just doesn’t work for me.  I much prefer a Shade Above the …continue reading

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