11/30/13

Furniture for Flat Screen TVs

When I shared this fun cozy ranch house tour a few weeks ago I told you I was loving this TV built-in.  It seems to be designed for a flat screen which is rare these days.  Furniture for Flat Screen TVs seems limited.  Here are a few options I'm considering, what is your ... |read more|

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06/05/13

Simple Decorating – Bookshelf

I'm so excited to show you one of my favorite walls in our home.   Get ready for a whole lot of  pictures and some simple decorating tips for built-in bookshelves. A little peek at my tray.  I love the bright greens with soft yellows!  The mossy sphere is from a local craft ... |read more|

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06/04/13

How to Build a Bookcase

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 I designed and added to our last house - the two ... |read more|

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05/29/13

Decorating a Bookcase

When we moved into our 1950s home there was a built-in that had some definite potential, but totally needed reworking!  I drew the plans and Stud got to work!  It turned out great and next week I'm going to show you our huge reworking project.  But for today, check out this ... |read more|

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05/15/13

DIY Built In – Bathroom

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 job that he had interviewed for 8 times!  The ... |read more|

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04/30/13

Organize It: Underbed Storage Solution

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 ... |read more|

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02/20/13

Easy Steps to Build Bookshelves {Office}

One of the best ways to clear a desk or table surface -- Build Bookshelves.  I love the DIY: Wall Mount Bookshelf (here) we built for my boys room.  That system has helped with their overflow of books.  I appreciate a storage solution that doesn't require time and perfection.  ... |read more|

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08/24/12

Fabulous Book Storage Solutions

Books are a huge passion of mine.  Here is some inspiration room decor with wonderful children's book storage solutions. This first room is dreamy from top to bottom and I love the ample storage it offers. Elizabeth Sullivan Designs DIY bookshelves turned creative reading ... |read more|

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08/22/12

DIY: How to Build a Wall Mount Bookshelf

The key to any child's room is finding creative solutions for organizing.  Being able to use their toys and books as decor is an excellent way to achieve this goal. When Little B was young, we added Potterybarn wall-mount bookshelves to her nursery, similar to the picture below.  ... |read more|

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