Replacing My Kitchen Faucet

November 21, 2013 by 5 Comments

This post brought to you by Moen, Incorporated. All opinions are 100% mine. Remodeling a house takes time!  Everything can’t be updated overnight, so I’m learning that the best plan is to replace what I use most and go from there!  My kitchen faucet has …continue reading

How to Smooth Wall Texture

November 6, 2013 by 12 Comments

Ready for a little update on our new-to-us home?!?  If you’re new you can look back at our traditional home updates (here).  I almost walked away from this house because me and Spanish knife texture don’t get along!  I like clean lines and smooth wall …continue reading

DIY Burlap Garland – Interchangeable

September 24, 2013 by 2 Comments

If you saw my Fall Mantel you may have noticed my favorite DIY Burlap Garland!  I love adding banners to my mantel, hutch, mirror — all over the house!  It’s such a fun and simple way to make a holiday or event special!  About six …continue reading

DIY Wall Art Display

August 14, 2013 by 19 Comments

Do you remember when I brought home the best vintage pieces as a souvenir from Ashville, North Carolina?!  One of the pieces I grabbed at the last minute was this piece of chippy wood.  I knew it would be a perfect fit for Little B’s …continue reading

Cutting Trim – Kitchen Cabinet Close Up

July 15, 2013 by 27 Comments

I still love our Kitchen Cabinet Update!  Cutting Trim allowed us to update our cabinets, pennies per door!   Over the past year I’ve emailed a lot of pictures to sweet readers that wanted to see a close up picture of the final reveal!   I …continue reading

Updating a Lamp Shade

July 2, 2013 by 23 Comments

Want to see my latest easy little update!?!   Do you remember the Light Fixture I Stud added above my Crate and Barrel Kitchen Table!?!  We switched out the light fixture with a West Elm Knockoff that I totally LOVE!  I was ready for another little …continue reading

How to Build a Bookcase

June 4, 2013 by 21 Comments

For a while now I have shown you sneak peeks of this wall in my living room.  Today, I want to show you how to build a bookcase built-in.  Every home I’ve lived in, a built-in has been a mandatory feature! This is the built-in …continue reading

DIY Built In – Bathroom

May 15, 2013 by 24 Comments

Check out our new bathroom update — DIY Built In to Replace the Gas Bathroom Heater!  This has been such a funny month or two for our family!  The day following my return home from spending time with my sister in KY, Stud accepted a …continue reading

Organize It: Underbed Storage Solution

April 30, 2013 by 22 Comments

IO contributor Samantha from Simply Organized is here to help us Organize It!  I’m thrilled she has joined my contributor team!  —  I’m Samantha and am equally excited to share easy, fun, inexpensive and (most importantly) USEFUL organization projects with you each month…just as I do …continue reading

How to Decorate Your House with Plates

April 24, 2013 by 19 Comments

Yesterday I showed you one of my favorite takes on Art for the Home — Plate Collections!  A few of you have had questions on How to Decorate Your House with Plates — so here it is!  You may use this same system…it’s pretty popular, …continue reading

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