Boys Bedroom Canvas Prints

June 29, 2012 by 8 Comments

The boys bedroom is in progress, one of the major needs for their room is  art! The bare walls are totally not fun!  I’ve had this picture as my computer desktop for a long time…had it done by Uprinting canvas prints.  The process was so …continue reading

Lamp Makeover {Ugly to Lovely}

June 15, 2012 by 20 Comments

I’m SUPER excited to show you how my lamp turned out!  It was just what my family room needed with the breezy white curtains.  Remember {here} I told you that I’d been crushing on this floor lamp?!  Okay…so it’s not quite the same, but for …continue reading

Curtain Reveal {How to Hang Curtain Rods}

June 14, 2012 by 6 Comments

This week I started a new series on my blog, ‘Virtual Window Shopping’ {here}…such a blast having you shop with me!  This time we went to IKEA and I found lots of things I love…and yesterday I showed you my favorite, simple and affordable crisp …continue reading

Helpful Paint Tips: To Do and Not To Do!

May 3, 2012 by 33 Comments

When I find furniture for $15, it’s next to impossible for me to keep on walking.  This was the steal that went home with me during our neighborhood garage sale.  Definitely needed a little work, but it’s solid and I always look for pieces that …continue reading

Entry Room: Board and Batten Wall

April 23, 2012 by 20 Comments

My Entry Room: Board and Batten Wall with Hooks for Our Guest {and us through winter} is FINISHED…well, almost!  I need to add a few pretty touches, but I have to say, it definitely has some GOOD Bones! It looks so “polished” without even a …continue reading

Subtle Color Blocking: Dresser Makeover

April 19, 2012 by 9 Comments

I told you a few weeks ago that I’m LOVING the Color Block Look, especially with Furniture! Contrasting colors is definitely a popular trend and I’ve been real excited to give it a try with a dresser I’ve had forever! A few years ago, this …continue reading

Simple DIY: Creating a Window-Pane Mirror

April 19, 2012 by 24 Comments

Remember these Mirrors?!?! I used them for my Halloween and Thanksgiving Mantels. I’ve actually had them for about five years! Originally they were a medium Oak color from Target, but within a week they turned…. I decided they’ve been a basic taupe color long enough. …continue reading

Kitchen Remodel Steps

April 12, 2012 by 105 Comments

My Kitchen Remodel is Complete!  Here’s the scoop… {20 Tips and Tricks to the Kitchen of My Dreams} trim, paint, hardware, sink, faucet, appliances, furniture, flooring and accessories Frames from Goodwill New Appliances: Oven, Range, Dishwasher, Refrigerator, Microwave Drawer Knobs: Home Depot Flour(s) and Sugar …continue reading

Easy Guide to Painting Kitchen Cabinets

March 15, 2012 by 32 Comments

I never ever thought I’d finally get to the fun part…Painting Kitchen Cabinets…my preference…White Paint!  Sit back and enjoy or judge, but this is my way…to winter paint!  Please don’t try to commit me…nothing, I repeat nothing was ruined in the process!  Promise!  {And for …continue reading

DIY Kitchen: {Granite Countertops: Before/After}

March 14, 2012 by 13 Comments

DIY Kitchen: {Granite Countertops: Before/After} I’m stoked to start sharing the pretty touches to this kitchen remodel!  Seriously, this wood color combined with the contrasting peach colors is making me nauseous!  What possessed this color obsession!?!?  And truthfully, women of this SUPER generation, did you …continue reading

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